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​Phoenix are delighted to be retained by a leading telecommunications group based in Jamaica who are undertaking a search for a Chief Financial Officer. This well-known organisation is a market leader in its field, and this position presents an exciting & unique opportunity for an experienced professional who is keen to grow their international experience. Working alongside the CEO with exposure to the Founder & Chairman, this position will play a key strategic role in guiding the future of the company.

The Opportunity: 

Working alongside Senior Management, the CFO will provide key strategic vision for the finance function and will drive the development & growth of the business. Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 

  • Advising the Board on key financials, providing monthly, quarterly & annual updates on performance, using metrics to guide future decision making;

  • Ensuring consistent application of accounting policies across the business; 

  • Supporting the day to day management of the business from a finance perspective; 

  • Liaising with key senior stakeholders, including the Founder & Chairman, on a regular basis; 

  • Managing all budgeting & forecasting, ensuring the implementation of a 3 year strategic plan; 

  • Ensuring strong control of cash-flow management & balance sheet for the business; 

  • Preparing, reviewing & presenting business plans for the company, including all capital spending; 

  • Reviewing monthly reports & presentations for Board level; 

  • Continuously developing new initiatives to improve business performance; 

  • Managing rollout of new ERP system, and; 

  • Preparing ad hoc reports CEO & Group CFO. 


  • Qualified accountant with minimum 12 years PQE & experience in a similar position; 

  • Telecommunications / technology sector experience advantageous, with strong exposure to management of capital expenditure essential; 

  • Staff management experience essential; 

  • A proven ability to manage senior stakeholders essential; 

  • Experience of working in an emerging market an advantage; 

  • Exposure to preparing and presenting presentations for Board a must, and; 

  • Previous experience of working internationally and within a shared service environment needed.