CFO (Chief Financial Officer / Nasdaq / Mining / Audit / Accounting / Africa) – USA

North America
Posted 1 month ago

Reference No. 457-2603LH

Reference Number: 457-2603LH


Job Description:


Our client, an international mining house with operating mines and projects in Africa, is in need a CFO to lead their team, based out of USA.



  • Establish accounting systems and processes applicable to all operations and projects.
  • Assessment and design of internal controls over financial reporting.
  • Knowledge and management of the fiscal and monetary regime.
  • Serve as the critical interface with corporate finance functions.
  • Full responsibility for the coaching, development and mentoring of the Finance team.
  • Provide leadership to the Finance team to ensure the achievement of budgeted Department KPIs.
  • Manage the installation and maintenance of systems to provide management with accurate and timely financial and operations records, information and advice to optimise management of costs and revenue.
  • Managing the annual development of both the Operating and Capital budgets.
  • To provide key financial information, analysis and advice to all stakeholders as required.
  • Ensure compliance with financial evaluation indicators, controlled and associate corporate indicators, through SOX Compliance and Tax guidelines, as well as financial plans.
  • Review and monitor all department safety, service level and financial performance indicators and initiate corrective action where necessary.


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting from an accredited university.
  • Managerial qualification and/or CA qualification advantageous.
  • Minimum of 15 years financial experience with at least 7 years overseeing financial and corporate affairs of a listed company in a managerial capacity.
  • Previous experience in a mining or natural resources environment essential.
  • 5 years Nasdaq experience.
  • Strong auditing background.
  • Experience overseeing financial activities of Africa based operations and projects preferred.
  • Ability to motivate and lead high caliber teams with diverse cultural backgrounds.
  • Computer literate in various financial management systems.
  • Extensive travel will be required in the early stages of the role.
  • Relocation to the USA required.

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Leanne Laas

Senior Executive Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining


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