19 Feb 2016

Full-Time Financial Controller at Amaiden Energy Nigeria Limited

Toni AdewunmiLagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Job Description

The Financial Controller oversees all accounting and financial reporting operations for the group, and manages the finance team.
ü The jobholder works closely with the Chief Financial Officer, contributes to developing and implementing the group’s financial strategy, works with external auditors for periodic audits and reviews, and is charged with the development and management of internal controls.

Job Requirement


Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or a related field.

Master’s degree in Accounting or a Business discipline preferred.

Professional accounting qualification e.g. ACA, ACCA, CPA.


Financial Accounting and Reporting with sound knowledge of IFRS, applicable standards and statutory requirements (especially for the oil and gas industry and listed companies).
Management Accounting.
Financial Management.
Strategic Planning & Management.
Business Acumen.
Internal Control & Audit.
Analytical, problem solving and decision making skills.

Managerial and Leadership Skills.
Relationship Management.
Team work and Cross-functional Collaboration.

Proficient use of MS Office suite and Accounting Systems e.g. SUN; advanced MS Excel skills.


Minimum of 12 years progressive finance and accounting experience including managerial experience, financial reporting, preparation of financial statements, budgets and forecast in an exploration and production company.

Strong experience in the oil and gas industry (exploration and production only) will be an advantage.

Experienced in debt financing and mergers & acquisitions.


Integrity and ethics; sound judgement; self-starter with high energy level; detail-oriented; able to handle pressure; proven team leader.

Displays a quality of work that reflects high professional standards, and projects a professional and positive image at all times.


Willingness and ability to travel domestically and internationally, sometimes with short notice, 50 – 70% of the time.

How to Apply

send CV’s to recruitment@amaidenenergy.com

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

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