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Head of Accounts, Audit, Finance & Administration
Samuelson Consulting Ltd


Company Detail:
Sam specialize in selling all forms of drinks, from alcohol to soft drinks for all occasions. At Drinks. ng we do things differently: we have highly trained staff on hand to help and advise you. We offer a great selection of drinks, which are not widely available anywhere else and to top it o
Job Summary:
Successful candidate will be responsible for the strategic financial overview and is expected to apply financial acumen and business expertise to establish adequate and functional controls in the financial reporting systems of the business Unit. Ability to prepare financial statements from the beginning to the end and articulate complex issues in a straight forward manner must be demonstrated clearly. He must have a proven track record of good management of stock in multiple warehouses and sound receivables Management. Responsibilities include reporting, budgeting, forecasting, tax, compliance and payables functions for the Business unit. The role will also form part of the Business Unit's leadership team, provide leadership for the Finance function by managing a team of direct reports, ensure best practice and be proactive in implementing change as appropriate to Finance processes, systems and reporting. A good knowledge of IFRS is key.
Maintains financial records by analyzing balance sheets and general ledger accounts. Provide daily sale information and forecasting Reconciles general and subsidiary bank accounts by gathering and balancing information. Provides financial status information by preparing special reports; completing special projects. Accomplishes accounting human resource objectives by selecting, orienting, training, assigning, scheduling, coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, appraising job contributions; recommending compensation actions; adhering to policies and procedures. Meets accounting operational standards by contributing financial information to strategic plans and reviews; implementing production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards; resolving problems; identifying system improvements. Meets accounting financial standards by providing accounting department annual budget information; monitoring expenditures; identifying variances; implementing corrective actions. Maintains cash flow by monitoring bank balances and cash requirements; investing excess funds. Approves cash disbursements by verifying check amounts against invoices, authorizing checks and wire transfers. Approves ledger entries by auditing transactions. Renews business insurance by scheduling values including personal and real property, vehicles, computers, equipment, media, and accounts receivable. Supports annual audit by providing information and answers to auditors. Reports 401k savings by distributing and explaining quarterly election forms. Verifies employee benefit invoices by verifying coverage and costs. Protects organization's value by keeping information confidential. Maintains financial security by adhering to internal controls. Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations. Accomplishes accounting and organization mission by completing related results as needed. To supervise the account officers.
Qualification & Requirement:
A degree in Accounting or any related discipline At least 1 - 3 years experience Knowledge of accounting software General Math Skills Accounting Deadline-Oriented Reporting Skills Attention to Detail Confidentiality Coordination Thoroughness Quality Focus Objectivity
Key Competencies:
BSc in Economics, Finance, or Accounting, is required. Must be a Chartered Accountant (ACCA or ACA). An MBA or equivalent postgraduate management degree will be an advantage BSc in Economics, Finance, or Accounting, is required. Must be a Chartered Accountant (ACCA or ACA). An MBA or equivalent postgraduate management degree will be an advantage

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Job Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Area Of Specialization
Accounting / Audit / Tax
Job Type:
Minimum Qualification:
Years Of Experience:
12 years
N100,000 - 200,000 per annum
Date Posted:
12/08/14 08:49:48 (AM)
25/12/14 12:00:00 (AM)

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