Robert Walters – Established in 1985, Robert Walters is a world-leading specialist professional recruitment group. We employ over 4,100 talented people across 30 countries worldwide.

Job Position: Financial Controller

Job Location: Lagos

Job Description

  • This is a management position responsible for ensuring accuracy of bookkeeping and timely production of management financials.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Ensure the accuracy of bookkeeping, statutory and regulatory reporting in strict adherence to deadlines. (Billing, A/R, A/P, GL, Cost Accounting, Inventory Accounting and Revenue Recognition.)
  2. Implement internal controls, identify and recommend processes, cost improvement opportunities
  3. Manage accounting and finance operation daily with goal controls, timely bookkeeping, maintaining integrity of financials and timely production of management account for review and presentation to the management and board
  4. To manage the monthly closing and consolidation process to produce timely and accurate financials
  5. Manage year-end financial audit process
  6. Work with CFO to develop reliable KPIs, analyze and report their trends
  7. Manage budget preparation, variance analysis, forecasting, financial modelling activities

Job Requirements

  • 8+ years of overall combined accounting, finance experience plus proven working experience as a Financial Controller/Deputy CFO managing a team
  • Experience with creating financial statements, creating and implementing controls
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
  • Excellent accounting software user and administration skills. Sage X3 experience is a plus
  • Minimum ICAN
  • Any other professional qualification e.g. ACCA, CIMA would be welcome

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Tagged as: Accounting, Finance