Senior Finance Manager

Workforce Group  |  Lagos

Posted 13 Feb


Description

  

  • As a Senior Finance Manager, you will supervise the Finance department to ensure a smooth operation of the Organization’s accounting system. 
  • Inspect financial records to ensure accuracy and overall legal compliance and daily operations. 
  • Calculate taxes owed, prepare tax returns, complete financial tax transactions 
  • Look for inefficiencies and improvement opportunities in the budget and make recommendations to management.
  • Ensure financial statements are always organized and maintained.
  • Check and supervise all the financial reports and documents.
  • Collaborate with the various finance and accounting teams and initiate the timely preparation of the financial statements on a monthly basis.
  • Deal and check all the matters relating to the banks.
  • Analyze the potential offers and merger contracts and administer all kind of investments of the Company.
  • Plan, implement and oversee overall accounting strategy
  • Take responsibility for accounts payable/receivable, cash receipts, general ledger, payroll and utilities, treasury, budgeting, cash forecasting, revenue and expenditure variance
  • analysis, capital assets reconciliations, trust account statement reconciliations, check runs, fixed asset activity, debt activity etc. 
  • Monitor and analyze accounting data and KPIs 
  • Adhere to proper accounting methods, policies and principles
  • Forecast and track key account metrics.
  • Work closely with head Finance to follow up payments from school
  • Inspection of project locations from time to time 
  • Prepare written reports and send to head accounts for a review.

Requirements

  • B.Sc., M.Sc., in Accounting/Finance. 
  • Five (5) to Eight (8) years’ experience in similar role.  
  • A recognized certification in Accounting (ACCA, ICAN) is compulsory.  
  • Proven client management and business literacy skills and Proven account management or other relevant experience. 
  • Ability to collect, track, and analyze large amounts of data. 
  • Adaptability and strong problem-solving skills. 
  • Ability to build rapport and collaborate with others within the company and externally. 
  • Proven  acuity  in  MS  office  suite,  internet  and  data-base  management