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Senior Finance Associate HND / BA / BSc Job

2024-01-26 08:45   Secretarial / Front Desk / Assistance   Lagos   63 views
Job Details

Location: Lagos

Job Description

Your responsibilities as a Senior Finance Associate are as follows but not limited to:

Prepare, analyze, and present financial statements, reports, and budgets to senior management. Ensure accuracy, completeness, and compliance with accounting standards and regulatory requirements.

Conduct in-depth financial analysis, including variance analysis, trend analysis, and financial forecasting. Provide insights and recommendations to support business decision-making and identify areas for cost optimization.

Ensure 80% collection of receivables from our cusitomers by the end of every month.

Coordinate the budgeting process, including the preparation of annual budgets and periodic forecasting. Monitor actual financial performance against budgeted figures and provide explanations for variances.

Manage cash flow effectively, ensuring adequate liquidity for day-to-day operations and working capital requirements. Prepare cash flow forecasts and implement strategies to optimize cash flow management.

Ensure compliance with relevant financial regulations, accounting standards, and company policies. Collaborate with internal and external auditors during financial audits and assist in implementing audit recommendations.

Continuously evaluate and improve financial systems, processes, and controls to enhance efficiency, accuracy, and effectiveness. Streamline financial workflows and leverage technology to automate routine tasks.

Collaborate with internal stakeholders such as department heads, management teams, and cross-functional teams to provide financial guidance and support. Build strong relationships with external stakeholders, including banks, vendors, and auditors.

Identify financial risks and develop strategies to mitigate them. Monitor and evaluate financial risks, such as currency fluctuations, interest rate changes, and credit risks. Implement risk management practices to safeguard company assets.

Skills & Job Specifications

Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting

3 - 6 years work experience.

Certification from any recognized Accounting professional body such as ICAN, ACCA is an added advantage.

Proven experience in financial analysis, financial reporting, budgeting, and cash flow management.

Strong knowledge of accounting principles, financial regulations, and compliance requirements.

Proficient in financial modeling, forecasting, and financial software applications.

Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with stakeholders.

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines.

Experience with ERP systems (such as SAP, Oracle) and advanced MS Excel skills are desirable.

Application Closing Date

31st January, 2024.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:

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Note: Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Company Description
Fez is a last mile leading logistic company. We connect businesses and markets and are committed to bringing peace and building trust. Our goal is to be the first choice for customers, employees and investors worldwide. Consequently, we are focusing on growth in our profitable core logistics business and accelerating digital transformation in all our business. We contribute to the world through hassle-free business practices, corporate participation and training activities.