Overview

INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND

Airport Developments Limited (ADL) is a Company fully owned by Malawi Government and was incorporated under the English Companies Statutes of 1908 and 1913 which regulated Companies in Malawi before 1986.

ADL is responsible for the management of Kamuzu International Airport and facilitation of smooth, safe and secure movement of air travelers and cargo through provision of world class infrastructure, services and effective management of airports in an environmentally sustainable manner for socio-economic development.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following vacant position tenable at ADL Head office in Lilongwe.

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE (One Position)

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

To provide strategic leadership, direction and guidance on financial management to ensure that financial resources are utilized prudently and properly accounted in accordance with corporate policies and Government regulations.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Master’s Degree in either Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Strategic Management or leadership
  • A full professional qualification in either ACCA, CIMA, ACA or ICAM
  • At least seven (7) years relevant post qualification experience at senior management level.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Good Knowledge of public financial management
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work in a team with leadership skills and developing employees
  • Mature and good communicator with adequate negotiating skills.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensure sound accounting and internal control systems
  • Provide leadership in the formulation of financial and accounting policies, systems and strategies
  • Oversee the preparation financial statements and production of management accounts
  • Consolidate annual budgets and monitoring and controlling expenditure patterns of ADL
  • Interpret and advise on company financial policy, systems, regulations and procedures
  • Financial Reporting
  • Review and maintain sound financial management systems, rules, policies, regulations and procurement matters
  • Ensure proper working capital management
  • Coordinate the preparation and execution of annual audits in liaison with internal and external auditors
  • Perform treasury management including management of the company’s endowment and pension fund.

REMUNERATION PACKAGE

The successful candidates shall be offered a performance related contract for a period of three (3) years with an attractive salary, benefits and gratuity packages commensurate with seniority of the position and qualifications of the candidate.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

Eligible candidates meeting the required qualifications and experience should submit their application which should include detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV), National Identity Card copies of academic, and professional certificates and contract details of at least three referees, to be received not later than 27th May, 2022 at the following address:

The Comptroller of Statutory Corporations

P.O. Box 30061

Lilongwe 3.

Only shortlisted applications will be acknowledged and invited for interviews.