Vacancy: Chief financial officer, first cardiology consults ltd/fcc healthcare. location: lagos

TITLE: Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

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Purpose of Position:

  • The Chief Financial Officer is responsible for directing, monitoring, and coordinating all of the hospital’s financial activities and interacts with top management and the Board of Directors of the hospital.
  • The CFO will prepare and update long-range forecasting for the hospital and its financial network and advise and educate management on all aspects which financially impact the day-to-day operations of the hospital.

Reporting to:

  • Chief Operating Officer


  • Accounts
  • Credit Control
  • Cashiers
  • Stores

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

  1. Develop and administer the following activities for the Hospital:
    Financial reports both internal and external;
    • Financial policies, procedures and systems;
    • Reimbursement strategies, reports and appeals;
    • Budgeting systems for both operating and capital budgets
    • Tax returns and tax planning;
    • Financial analysis of new programs, acquisitions and business development;
    • Patient financial services, including receivables management and patient admissions processes; and
    • Disbursements (payroll and accounts payable) processing.
  2. Provide financial information and consultation to management.
  3. Interpret current financial trends and respond with the appropriate action.
  4. Ensure compliance with covenants incorporated in financing documents.
  5. Negotiate contracts and agreements with third parties.
  6. Participate in professional associations and community service activities.
  7. Lead and facilitate organizational planning for changing reimbursement methodologies.
  8. Lead or facilitate strategies and steps for cost containment within the organization.
  9. Recruit, retain and develop staff to ensure that qualified staff exists to meet group objectives.
  10. Perform other related duties and participate in special projects as assigned by the Board and management from time-to-time.
  1. Ensure that effective internal controls are in place and ensure compliance with IFRS and applicable federal, state and local regulatory laws and rules for financial and tax reporting.

Internal Relationships:

  • Interact with all departments of the organization.

External Relationships:

  • Interact with the Board, Suppliers and Vendors, Banks, External Auditors, Insurance Companies, Health Management Services Provider, Pension Fund Administrators and Custodians, NSITF, ITF.


Education and Work Experience:

  • Minimum of B.Sc (Hons) 2nd Class Lower
  • Associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (Having trained with a Big 4 accounting firm will be an advantage)
  • At least 5 years of work experience in public accounting or finance function of a healthcare business


  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Taxation (Personal Income Tax, Companies’ Income Tax, Value Added Tax)
  • Banking
  • Oral and written communication
  • Presentation
  • Microsoft Certified User
    • Word
    • Excel
    • PowerPoint

Personal Attributes:

  • Character free of doubt
  • Leadership
  • Emotional intelligence, interpersonal skills, initiative, self-motivation
  • Ability to adapt in a fast-changing environment

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