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Job Title Chief Financial Officer
Location Sousse
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Job Description

A major organization in the food production / fmcg industry is looking for a seasoned professional with executive maturity and deep experience in the food industry. Partnering the CEO for the journey ahead. Since the market downturns, the role of the CFO has developed beyond the traditional boundaries of the Finance department, and our client seeks the same track record for the future incumbent. You would function as the head of the department, your responsibilities would be expanded and elevated to be able to contribute significantly to the growth strategy, ability to play a pivotal role in creating profitable growth and impacting revenue. Working in close connection with the CEO you need to able to operate at two levels...high strategic levels and a business partner to the board and ability to roll up your sleeves and fix operational issues and optimize the current system. The ideal candidate will be responsible for financial strategy, financial planning and analysis, financial reports, company audits, compliance, and bank relationships. They will collaborate with the CEO and the executive team to make decisions regarding the company's financial strategy and operations. The candidate will possess a strong background in finance and management. Role is located in Tunisia.

Your Role:

  • Create and present financial and tax strategy recommendations to CEO
  • Support the financial planning and analysis efforts
  • Oversee cash flow, cash management, working capital, and company audits
  • Prepare financial statements and reports
  • Ensure legal compliance on all financial functions
  • Manage relationships with banks


  • Strong finance-based analytical skills
  • 10+ years' of quality finance experience in the preferably the fmcg industry must have managed businesses with manufacturing operations.
  • Prior experience in greenfield/brownfield projects would be a major plus.
  • CPA or MBA preferred
  • As the role would be based in Tunisia we are looking to hire a local talent only.
  • Fluency in Arabic, French and English is must.

Managing Expectations: At Mindfield we are driven by mutually agreed KPIs and service levels. Exceptional results can only be delivered when we understand both our key stakeholders clients and candidates. Keeping this in mind we would request that when applying for a role do take cognizance of the “must haves” to avoid disappointment. Sometimes positions take time to close and there could be delay in us responding to you but as a thumb rule if you do not hear from us in 7-8 working days post applying for the role then the resume has not been shortlisted and would be kept on the database for other roles.Look forward to a long term relationship…Mindfield…making a difference

Country Tunisia