Hamilton Lloyd and Associates - Our client offers a wide range of project management services including, but not limited to preparation of MTO, supply-chain solutions including procurement services and logistics, in-house NDE services & inspections and third-party inspection. All activities are performed under an umbrella of internationally accredited quality management system and watchful eyes of industry professionals with a combined experience of over 100 years in the oil and gas industry. Strong financials and high business ethics have kept their doors open since 1995.
The company has decided to start the search for a Head of Accounts and the position will be based in Port Harcourt.
Job Title: Head of Accounts
Location: Rivers

Main Responsibilities

Manage and coordinate maintenance of payroll data and accounting records
Responsible for developing and implementing sound accounting policies and procedures
Oversee the development and implementation of Company’s trading, treasury & risk management policies and procedures
Ensure accurate recording and appropriate treatment of accounting data, including processing of Accounts Payable, Credit & Accounts Receivable, Assets, Inventory, etc
Ensure the clarity, accuracy, integrity and the timely preparation of the Company's financial records, systems and statements
Plan and direct financial audits to ensure financial accountability and compliance with established standards
Oversee the processing of Staff wages, emoluments, loans and advance
Manage relationships with external Auditors to ensure successful annual audits
Approve training programs for staff within units.
Develops accounting organizational strategies by contributing accounting and financial information, analysis, and recommendations to strategic thinking and direction; establishing functional objectives in line with organizational objectives.
Establishes accounting operational strategies by evaluating trends; establishing critical measurements; determining production, productivity, quality, and customer-service strategies; designing systems; accumulating resources; resolving problems; implementing change.
Provides financial projections by coordinating budget/forecast preparation; collecting, analyzing, and consolidating financial information; advising departments on the collection and analysis of data.
Maintains sufficient funds by forecasting cash requirements and obligations.
Minimizes legally required taxes by studying regulations; presenting tax strategies to management; filing returns.

In respect of the ideal candidate profile:
Responsible & reliable
Ability to manage people
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Must possess good Leadership skills
Must have good knowledge of International Finance

Educational Background
B.SC in Accounting/Finance or related discipline
ICAN or any equivalent qualification is a must
10-12 years work experience with at least 4 years in a managerial capacity.
He should have strong experience in managing contracts
He should have strong experience in Taxation
He should be based in Port Harcourt. Candidates willing to relocate are also welcome.

Application Closing Date
8th February, 2013

Interested and qualified candidates should send  CV to:


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