Finance Controller

Job Description: Finance Controller – Cement Industry

The Finance Controller in the cement industry is responsible for managing the financial operations, ensuring accurate financial reporting, compliance with regulations, and the implementation of effective financial controls. This role involves overseeing budgeting, forecasting, financial analysis, and managing a team of finance professionals to support the strategic goals of the organization.

Key Responsibilities:

Financial Management & Reporting:

    • Oversee the preparation and analysis of financial statements in compliance with regulatory requirements and company policies.
    • Ensure timely and accurate monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reporting.
    • Develop and implement financial policies and procedures to ensure efficient and accurate financial operations.

    Budgeting & Forecasting:

      • Lead the budgeting process, including preparation, analysis, and presentation of the annual budget.
      • Monitor budget performance, identify variances, and provide insights to management for corrective actions.
      • Prepare financial forecasts and long-term financial planning.

      Internal Controls & Compliance:

        • Implement and maintain robust internal controls to safeguard company assets and ensure accurate financial reporting.
        • Ensure compliance with industry regulations, accounting standards, and tax laws.
        • Coordinate with internal and external auditors for audits and compliance reviews.

        Financial Analysis & Strategy:

          • Conduct financial analysis to support business decision-making, including cost analysis, profitability analysis, and investment appraisals.
          • Provide strategic financial input and leadership on decision-making issues affecting the organization.
          • Support the CFO in financial strategy development and execution.

          Team Leadership & Development:

            • Manage, mentor, and develop the finance team to enhance their skills and performance.
            • Foster a collaborative and high-performance team environment.
            • Ensure continuous professional development and training for the finance team.

            Risk Management:

              • Identify and assess financial risks and implement mitigation strategies.
              • Monitor economic trends and their impact on the company’s financial health.
              • Ensure the company’s financial stability and liquidity.


              • Education:
              • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field.
              • CPA, CMA, or other relevant professional certification is preferred.
              • Experience:
              • Minimum of 7-10 years of experience in financial management, preferably in the cement or manufacturing industry.
              • Proven experience in financial reporting, budgeting, and internal controls.
              • Experience in managing financial teams and working with senior management.
              • Skills:
              • Strong knowledge of accounting principles, financial regulations, and industry standards.
              • Proficient in financial management software and advanced Excel skills.
              • Excellent analytical, strategic thinking, and problem-solving skills.
              • Strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
              • High attention to detail and organizational skills.

              Key Competencies:

              • Financial Acumen
              • Strategic Thinking
              • Leadership and Team Management
              • Problem Solving and Decision Making
              • Communication and Interpersonal Skills
              • Integrity and Ethical Conduct
              • Adaptability and Resilience

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