Finance Manger ContourGlobal Solutions Nigeria
The Finance Manager of ContourGlobal Solutions Nigeria will work closely with the Business, Accounting and Finance teams based throughout the Africa organization as well as the Plant Managers in Nigeria and will report to the CFO Africa.
Support corporate government according to establish the letter of Attorney received from the company directors. Financial statement preparation of audited statutory books and group consolidation accounts including analytical reviews of BS, P&L and cashflow statement during monthly / quarterly reporting, using applicable company tools (BPC & SAP).
Management business reporting : oversee end of period closing activities to achieve quality financial performance numbers required to prepare management business report and special report.
Oversee new project development and asset upgrade include financing related activities. Perform monthly cash management and distribution including maintenance of loan amortization schedules.
Oversee the Sox-based internal control process and ensure high level of maturity of the documentation and audit. Oversee the procurement and importation of raw materials and spare parts, including documentation of international trade, Bills for collection and LCs’ transactions- form A / Ms and final exchange control documents.
Prepare the annual zero-based budget presented in PowerPoint presentation including expected financial and operational performances of the current year plus the next three-year fiscal periods as well as the Quarterly reforecasts Ensure compliance with local laws including Taxes, and other statutory levies.
Manages finance team including annual employee performance appraisal, designing their development plans, and keeping them motivated to achieve a high-performance team.
Coordination and management of the accountants to ensure the accounting information in SAP is accurate, provided by specified deadlines and vendors are paid on a timely basis Manage cost control and cash flow to ensure EBITDA and cash distribution budget targets are met Completion of the quarterly group reporting requirements which includes BPC submissions / Footnotes / legal and tax templates / consolidation checklists Providing accounting information to the tax consultants to ensure tax reports are filed within the specified deadline Preparation of financial statements and other financial reports Providing financial analysis to the operations team (as necessary) Other ad hoc projects
REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
Knowledge of SAP / BPC (or another similar consolidation system) essential IFRS expertise Knowledge of strong internal control environment Strong organizational and team management skills Energy / power experience preferred but not required Excellent Microsoft Office software knowledge and skill, especially in Excel and PowerPoint.
Solid attention to details Team player who is eager to learn and grow Strong interpersonal skills and interfacing with employees at all levels Strong verbal and written communication skills Strong analytical, creative problem solving and decision-making skills Flexibility to work in a fast paced environment