Dev-Afrique Development Advisors is a social-impact organization of strategy and development professionals committed to solving complex challenges on the African continent. With networks across African countries, we provide high-level advisory and develop unique strategies for non-profit organizations and start-ups in emerging and frontier markets in Africa. Our expertise extends across agriculture, environment and climate change, financial inclusion, health, water sanitation and hygiene and public policy.
Job Position: Finance and Accounting Analyst
Job Location: Lagos (Hybrid)
- We are seeking a Finance and Accounting Analyst to join our Operations team. The successful candidate will play a critical role in supporting the delivery of general accounting and operations tasks within the company.
- Maintain accurate financial records: Record, classify, and summarize financial transactions using accounting software and tools.
- Perform financial analysis: Analyze and interpret financial statements and reports to identify trends, variances, and areas of improvement.
- Prepare financial statements: Create accurate and timely financial reports, such as balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements.
- Ensure compliance with financial regulations: Comply with relevant accounting principles, laws, and standards to ensure accurate financial reporting and adherence to regulations.
- Assist in budgeting and forecasting: Collaborate with other teams to develop annual budgets, monitor spending, and provide financial projections.
- Support audits: Assist in internal and external audits by organizing and providing necessary financial documents and reports.
- Identify cost-saving opportunities: Analyze financial data to identify potential areas for cost reduction and operational efficiency.
- Provide financial guidance: Advise management on financial decisions, investments, and strategies to optimize financial performance.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
- At least 2 years of proven experience as an Accountant and Operations personnel or in a similar role.
- Strong knowledge of accounting principles, regulations, and financial analysis techniques.
- Proficiency in accounting software and Microsoft Excel.
- Attention to detail and accuracy in financial record-keeping and reporting.
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with team members and stakeholders.
- Integrity and confidentiality in handling sensitive financial information.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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- If you meet the above requirements and are passionate about driving positive change in the development sector, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.
- Please note that due to the high volume of applications we receive, we will only be able to contact successful candidates for further steps in the recruitment process