Our client is one of the world's largestoutsourcing and technology service specialist for governments and diplomaticmissions worldwide.
Due to expansion, they are in need of a Deputy Finance Manager in Lagos.
Leadsthe company’s financial accounting, reporting and control activities; ensuringthey are carried out efficiently and line with best practice and statutoryrequirements
Toprovide accurate and timely financial services including setting monthlybudgets, forecasts, cash flow analysis, management and financial accounts andadvice support inform decision making at all level.
Tomanage the annual audit process in conjunction with the appointed externalauditors to ensure statutory accounts are produced within the requiredtimelines.
Monitorsfinancial performance by measuring and analyzing results; initiating correctiveactions, minimizing the impact of the variances
Coordinatesand ensures regular Meetings and following up on matters arising from suchmeetings.
Developand document business processes and accounting policies to maintain andstrengthen internal controls.
Ensuretimely preparation and rendition of Audited Financial Statements (AFS) and thetimely filing of the AFS with the relevant statutory agencies.
Responsiblefor month-end and year-end accounting period close of process and monthly trialbalance review to ensure integrity and correctness of the company’s accountingrecords.
Coordinatesthe preparation and renditions of statutory returns and compliance within thestatutory provisions.
EnsuresQuality Control over financial transactions and financial reporting by ensuringtimely trial balance review, preparation of schedules to accounts and bankreconciliation reports
Developsannual operating budgets as well as all project budgets and oversees them.
Manageand comply with Local, State and Federal Government statutory requirements andtax filings.
Education : Minimum : Graduate degree orequivalent qualification in Commerce.
Additional : Preferably a Chartered Accountant / MBA in Finance / CFA
Experience : 3 5 years of experience in Finance & Accounts
Overall / vastknowledge of Excel usage (Pivot, Vlookup, concatenate).
Applicantshould have AP and AR (Account payable and receivable) and must have handled transaction worth onebillion.
Knowledge & Key Skills :
Proficientwith Microsoft office
Knowledge& understanding of financial systems &processes