29 Feb 2016

Full-Time Finance Manager

Toni AdewunmiLagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Job Description

Reports to:

Chief Executive Officer


Senior Accountant
Interacts with:
Management Team, Operations Team, Finance Team, Business Development and Marketing Team and Staff.
Contractors, Suppliers, Govt Agencies and Regulatory bodies.

Job Purpose:

The Finance Manager will be responsible for Project Financing options; Financial Controls and Treasury Management support for the company. The successful will also be responsible providing oversight supervision of the senior accountant and his team.

• Guide the company in selecting the right mix for investment portfolios relative to the available project financing options for its various projects.
• Manage all financing arrangements with banks and other financial Institutions.
• Periodic assessment of the economic performance of the company in relation to competition the industry.
• Analyse the company’s financial statement in terms of sales, costs, expenses and tax rates to determine company’s value and to project its future earnings.
• Be up to date about new regulations or policies that may affect the company’s investment; whilst monitoring the economy and the real estate sector to determine its effect on earnings
• Preparation of financial and management reporting as required by the business and deliver timely financial information to stakeholders.
• Treasury/Cash flow management and Bank reconciliations.
• Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls and audit.
• Preparation of annual budget, reforecasts and business plan
• Ensure integrity of balance sheets and accuracy of income statements and associated systems.
• Liaise with project managers as necessary (co-ordinating with the GM Construction) in monitoring factors that impact business performance including cost and income drivers.
• Monitor and report on performance of the business against budget/plan (MPR).


• A Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent and professional accountancy qualification ( ACA, ACCA) are required.
• Master’s degree is desirable

Job Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

• Minimum 10 years cognate working experience. Experience in the Real Estate Business or Investment/Treasury management in the Financial Services sector would be an added advantage.
• Must have big picture mentality required to see financial issues in a broader and commercial context.
• Must have in-depth knowledge of relevant accounting principles and management accounting practices.
• Good knowledge and use of an ERP or contemporary accounting software
• Highly analytical with the ability to quickly identify accounting errors and instigate resolutions.
• Possess excellent problem solving skills.
• Experience in the preparation of financial statements, budgets and forecast.
• Excellent communication and presentation.
• Strong presentation skills.
• Must be highly motivated and experienced in managing multiple matters.

Job Categories: Financial Jobs and Manager Jobs in Nigeria. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in Endless.

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