22 Feb 2016

Full-Time Senior Accountant

Adexen Recruitment Agency – Posted by Toni AdewunmiAnywhere

Job Description

Senior Accountant


Job reference n°: 1043
Industry : Maritime
Location : Nigeria
Function : Financial

Adexen Recruitment Agency is mandated by an International Engineering company with expertise in dredging, marine & offshore solutions, project development to recruit a Senior Accountant for its operations in Nigeria.


Our client is a global dredging company with extensive expertise in port construction, flood defence work, project management and maritime terminal services.

Full description

Job description

Analyse financial results, monitor the budgeting and forecasting control cycle, identify and analyse potential financial risk areas and support or monitor the implementation of risk mitigating activities
Ensure or execute statutory and commercial accounting according to local legal requirements and IFRS guidelines
Draw cash flow forecasts and analyse and monitor these, as well as monitor, analyse and advise on hedging of foreign cash flows and fuel.
Ensure all in- and external commercial and financial reporting on the project phases and end results of the project and/or business units, signal issues and opportunities to in- and external stakeholders, in line with company’s reporting procedures and deadlines.

Provide detailed advice and signal opportunities for improvement to (Project) Management on project related financial matters, such as financing possibilities for clients on projects.

Ensure up-to-date knowledge of (local) financial and fiscal laws, theories and developments and financial contractual requirements and apply and share knowledge with colleagues and relevant stakeholders.
Work and act in accordance with the applicable QHSE-S instructions and measures, take appropriate measures in case of accidents and hazardous situations and draw proposals for improvement.
Ensure financial project administration, design and follow-up planning, organisation of on-site logistics, staff support, facilities and general administration, in line with local and legal requirements.
Ensure adequate personnel administration and information as well as processing of salary payments, in line with local requirements, legislation and HR policies, on those projects that lack a dedicated project HR.
Plan, lead and develop project members, ensure adequate training of personnel.

• First degree in accounting from a reputable university
• At least five years experience in an international company as accountant, preferably in marine works industry
• Operational knowledge of Tax Regulations & Law in Nigeria
• PC tools literate
• Able to work in Dynamics AX
• English Proficiency
• Team player

Job Categories: Accounting Jobs in Nigeria. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in Endless.

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