Spok Capital Limited is a client-focused financial Services company, licensed by the Securities & Exchange Commission. We offer wide range of financial, investment and advisory services to meet specific needs of our clients.

Job Position: Financial Controller

Job Location: Lagos

Job Description

  1. Prepare and provide financial and management accounting reports and interpret financial information to management while recommending further courses of action.
  2. Maintain and update accounting records and files
  3. Analyze budgets and create expense reports
  4. Examine tax policies and handle tax payments and returns
  5. Meet with clients to discuss confidential accounting issues
  6. Post transactions and categorize records in the general ledger (e.g. by assets, liabilities, and expenses)
  7. Reconcile bank statements
  8. Analyze transactions with internal and external stakeholders
  9. Conduct month-end and year-end closures
  10. Prepare documents for audits
  11. Advise clients on financial issues
  12. Apply new accounting policies and ensure compliance with rules and regulations
  13. Ensure timely, accurate consistent recording of all activities of the company in the books of accounts.
  14. Analyze revenues, costs, pricing, variable contributions, sales results, and the company’s actual performance compared to the plans.
  15. Develop trends and projections for the company’s finances.
  16. Conduct reviews and evaluations for cost-reduction opportunities.
  17. Manage the preparation of the company’s budget. Forecast monthly, quarterly, and annual results.
  18. Liaise with external auditors and tax consultants and company secretary for prompt audit, resolution, and filing of annual returns.
  19.  Ensure all accounting activities and internal audits comply with financial regulations.

Job Requirements

  • BA / B.Sc in Economics, Finance Accounting Engineering, and or Mathematics. MSc is a plus
  • Professional qualification such as ACCA/ACA/CFA/CPA is a must.
  • 5 – 10 years relevant work experience.

Required Skills:

  1. In-depth understanding of cash flow management, bank reconciliation, and bookkeeping
  2. Hands-on experience with budgeting and risk management
  3. Excellent knowledge of data analysis and forecasting models
  4. Proficiency in accounting software
  5. Solid analytical and decision-making skills
  6. A solid understanding of financial statistics and accounting principles
  7. Working knowledge of all statutory legislation and regulations
  8. Excellent use of Microsoft Office Word and Excel; very good with spreadsheets
  9. Good math skills
  10. Attention to detail
  11. Strong organizational and communication skills
  12. Confidentiality and integrity
  13. Experience in the financial sector with previous possible roles such as financial analyst
  14.  Extensive understanding of financial trends both within the company and general market patterns
  15. Strong interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills.
  16. Able to work with and support cross-functional team.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: info@spokcapital.com and eibrahim@spokcapital.com using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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