Manager Position

Job Vacancy # WIH010-12

Are you looking for a new and challenging job opportunity? Can you identify business opportunities; interpret policy and create business strategy; draw up business plans and execute them profitably; and finally take pride in building a successful business?

Wirfon Investment Holdings (WIH) is in search of a Manager that has the above traits. Currently involved in poultry farming, WIH has a wide range of investment portfolios in its strategic plan and needs a coordinated effort to consolidate, expand and diversify its operations. The principal business location is Kumbo - Nso and business operations will involve travelling nationally within Cameroon.

Qualifications and skills: The core required qualifications and skills include but not limited to:

Ø  A Degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics. Candidates currently pursuing the ACCA qualifications are encouraged to apply. Demonstrable relevant work and effective leadership experiences may also be considered in place of academic attainment.

Ø  Candidate must be a self starter and capable of functioning with minimal supervision.

Ø  Must have a good mastery of the OHADA Accounting system/reporting and a demonstrable ability to keep all necessary accounting books - day books/journals, trial balance and balance sheet.

Ø  Knowledge and ability to manage the payroll and the asset register and ensure monthly accounts are prepared and sent to management on a timely manner.

Ø  S/He must have effective marketing and communication skills, and the ability to organize, plan and prioritize work.

Ø  Good leadership and interpersonal skills are vital and a demonstrable ability to effectively manage staff, promptly resolve issues and develop performance benchmarks.

Ø  Candidate must be results-driven and be ready to work beyond the eight hours work day to achieve goals/targets.

Ø  Candidate must have a minimum of two years of relevant work experience and must be bilingual (English & French).

Ø  Must have effective computer skills - Ms Words, Excel and Internet and, driving experience is a plus.

Ø  The candidate should be capable of developing and presenting to The Executive Management (EM) periodic business plans & budgets. Investment funds are available.

Ø  Compensation is competitive and performance bonus including stock option plans is in place to reward excellent performance and upon exceeding KPIs'.

Interested and qualified candidates should send their motivation letters and resumes to:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Please indicate job reference WIH010-12 on your application.

Last date for submission of applications is Saturday December 15, 2012 at 23h00 GMT and the successful candidate is expected to start work by mid January 2013.

Only successfully shortlisted candidates for interviews shall be contacted. Consequently, each applicant should provide a functional email and telephone contact.