Head of Finance and Account - White Soul Group Bachelor's Degree Job2021-11-25 11:55 Accounting / Financial Services Lagos 368 views
Location: Maryland, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
Our company a leading haulage and supply chain company is hiring for the position of a Head of Finance and Accounts to lead our accounting unit, providing financial advice to the management and ensuring the efficiency of the company's accounting unit.
Key Duties & Responsibilities
Managing the work and development of staff members;
Maintaining accurate books, records and schedules of all accounts.
Preparation of periodic financials reports
Coordinate finance and accounts functions across locations;
Prepare for and review annual audit work papers and ensure adjustments journals are passed to agree company’s books and records with the audited financial statements;
Work with internal and external auditors during field work exercise and in the preparation of annual audited financial statements.
Monthly review of bank reconciliations, loan schedules, etc.
Manage all intercompany transactions and ensure reconciliation
Managing all finance and accounting operations
Coordinating and directing the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances;
Maintain quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting;
Manage and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings;
Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls;
Continuously update, review and document the Company’s financial policies and procedures
Academic Qualifications and Experience Required
First Degree in Accounting, Business, Economics or related fields from a reputable university / polytechnic.
Additional qualification will be added advantage
Up to 10 years overall combined accounting and finance experience,
Membership of a recognized Accounting Professional body.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA) Required:
Good working knowledge and understanding of basic accounting principles; practices, accounts payable and receivable management, financial management and financial reporting;
Proven working experience as Head of Finance & Accounts;
Experience in preparing accurate and thorough Financial Reports and related schedule in line with established deadlines;
Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
Effective oral and written communications, interpersonal and planning skills;
Proficiency in the use of computer applications and Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, Outlook, Power point and Financial Application;
Good organizational skill and ability to manage documentations and make past and future documentations accessible;
Strong management skills with a demonstrated ability to take initiative;
Thorough knowledge of accounting principles, processes and procedures necessary to produce deliverables.
Application Closing Date
10th December, 2021.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their Applications to: email@example.com using the Job Title as the subject of the email.