Head of Finance

I consider myself an ideal candidate for an open positions as I am adept in the following:
- Financial strategy development.
- Financial forecasting and budgeting
- Placing effective controls to ensure financial inclusiveness.
Serial No: 156402
Skills keywords: audits, budgetary control, budgeting/financial planning, finance functional, finance management/controlling
List Of Qualifications & Related Skills:

Bachelors of Commerce from St Joseph's college, Trichirapalli.
Passed Intermediate Exams of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

Interests & Hobbies:

- Following Sports mainly cricket, football and hockey.
- Listening to quality classical music.
- Actively playing indoor sports mainly badminton and table tennis

Previous Employment Details:

ECOM Ghana Limited, Accra, Ghana - Worked as Associate Financial Controller with respect to the subsidiaries of Cocoa Operations, Cashew Operations and also Farm Inputs (which included Chemicals, Fertilisers and Farm Equipments) from Jan 20 to Jan 2023
During this time performed closing of books on monthly basis for monthly management review with commentary on the month's operation. Also involved in preparation of annual budget and analysis of variance against budget and reasons for variance.
Hedge currency risks by taking hedges on Forex and swap deals mainly to facilitate cocoa funding.
Akuafo Adamfo Marketing Company Limited, Accra, Ghana - Year October 2002 to December 2019
Supervised accounting operations, prepared budgets, formulated accounting policies and practices, followed up on banking practices, submitted returns to the banks for follow up on overdrafts, was involved in the process and implementation of ERP (Orion Software) and also actively involved in the IPO process.
Jainsons Corporation Limited, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. Year 2001- 2002
Worked as Senior Accounts Manager - Maintaning Head office accounts, Was involved with managing branch accounting of 17 branches, was involved in fund management of all the branches and ensuring allocation towards supplier payments. participated vigorously with the banks for consortium funding for obtaining overdraft facilities

Current location:  Maharashtra, India - View on map
Nationality: Indian
Preferred Sector of Employment:  accounting and finance, Banking Insurance and Financial Services
Spoken languages: english, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu
Location I am interested in working: Anywhere