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This is role reports to the executive management and organization the individual will be responsible for all aspects of Financial management and monitoring of the internal control environment.



  • Responsible for preparing monthly reports to the management committee.
  • Prepares and complete interim and end of the year statutory accounts, including consolidation of the Nigerian subsidiary with the U.S parent and Ops Co.
  • Responsible for the management of the treasury function and payroll.
  • Management and development of the accounting function designed to monitor and control all aspects of the business; progressing innovative systems development which delivers incisive performance indicators, management information and provides a competitive advantage to the group.
  • Construct and monitor reliable control and fraud prevention systems.
  • Responsible for maintaining appropriate insurance coverage.


  • Compliance with all Nigerian and U.S tax authority requirements.
  • Liaison with external auditors, taxation advisers, solicitors and other professional advisers.
  • Ensures the company complies with all legal and regulatory requirements


  • Provide key inputs for the implementation and management of group budgeting cycle.
  • Provide key inputs for the preparation of budgets, forecasts, and business plans and continued
  • Monitoring& review of performance against them to enable robust reporting of variances to the Board and third-party stakeholders.


  • To take a lead role in the implementation of the
  • Review and (if necessary) upgrade of the accounting system.
  • Lead research and, if necessary implementation of new system through working closely with IT.
  • Ensure record keeping meets the requirements of the auditors and government agencies.
  • Maintains relations with external auditors and investigate their findings and recommendations.
  • Monitor cash balances and cash forecasts; maintain the group’s banking relationship.
  • Be the custodian of the group’s creditworthiness and credit rating.
  • Negotiate with all relevant government bodies, company unions and regulatory entities if and when required.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Should possess a Master's degree in accounting or business administration, or equivalent discipline from a reputable institution with good grades.
  • MUST be a chartered accountant
  • Must have prior experience with one of the multinational audit firms (KPMG, DELOITTE, ERNEST & YOUNG)
  •  Should be a qualified accountant with 7-10 years of PQE.
  • Must have thorough understanding of a comprehensive tool box operational and financial performance methods and processes, preferably in capital intensive industries.