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Finance Controller – Ethiopia

Published on 27.09.2022


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Position : Finance Controller – Ethiopia

We are looking to recruit a Finance Controller for our client operating in the online sports betting, casino games industry, in Ethiopia. 
The incumbent will be led to analyze market trends and various business opportunities from a financial perspective. To excel in this role, you should have an analytical mind and a keen understanding of how a business works in the real world.
You will be responsible for:

  • Preparing business activity reports, financial statements, and forecasts.
  • Making sure financial legal requirements are met.
  • Developing Financial Reporting Systems.
  • Finding ways to reduce or maintain costs by studying financial reports and business processes.
  • Analyzing market trends to discover business opportunities and maximize profits.
  • Aid management in financial decisions.
  • Maintain up to date financial system knowledge.
Required profile for job ad : Finance Controller – Ethiopia

Special skills and experience :

  • Experience in online sports betting, casino gaming or telecom background 
  • Proven track record as a Finance Manager in the African region  
  • FP&A, investment banking, business administration, or management consulting experience.
  • Bachelor's degree in finance or accounting.
  • Strong Excel skills.
  • Excellent ability to problem solve along with solid analytical skills, understanding of the business process, and systems optimization.
  • Comfortable interacting with all levels of management in multiple areas.
  • Strong knowledge of financial reporting.
  • Ability to review data and make relevant management decisions.
  • Strong financial system and business administration understanding.

Competences / Behaviours:

  • Competitive, “Can-Do” Attitude — You can identify opportunities and roll up your sleeves to make them happen
  • Creative and Resourceful — You think on your feet, try new approaches
  • Confident Communicator — You can influence others with your communication skills, and are confident pitching to others 
  • Analytical - Data-driven numbers person who understands the importance of data and knows how to collect and analyze data, as well as to glean and implement insights
  • Fast learner who is highly motivated to work efficiently and adapt quickly
Job criteria for job ad : Finance Controller – Ethiopia
Job category :
Accounting, controlling, finance
Industries :
Services other
Tourism, leisure activities
Employment type :
Permanent contract
Region :
Abeokuta - Ogun - Abia - Abuja - Adamawa - Akwa Ibom - Anambra - Bauchi - Bayelsa - Benin City - Edo - Benue - Cross River - Ebonyi - Ekiti - Enugu - Gombe - Ibadan - Oyo - Imo - International - Jigawa - Kaduna - Kano - Katsina - Kebbi - Kogi - Kwara - Lagos - Maiduguri - Borno - Nasarawa - Niger - Ondo - Osun - Plateau - Port Harcourt - Rivers - Sokoto - Taraba - Warri - Delta - Yobe - Zamfara
City : Ethiopia
Experience level :
2 to 5 years
Educational level :
Number of Position(s) : 1

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