The Accounts/Finance Executive has the responsibility of providing day-to-day accounting operation, support and control for the Group.
Keep accurate records of all daily transactions
Record accounts payable and accounts receivable
Process invoices and claims and ensure proper authorization
Update internal systems with financial data
Prepare reports: monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports
Reconcile bank statements; track deposits and payment
Maintain bank balance information
Liaise with regulators and participate in financial audits
Render statutory returns to regulatory authorities
Assist with budget preparation
Maintain accounting controls by reviewing, preparing, recommending and implementing financial policies and procedures
Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents.
Review company financial reports and seek ways to reduce costs
Analyze market trends to find opportunities for expansion
Help management make financial decisions
Comply with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
Maintain customer confidence and protect operations by keeping financial information confidential.
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Any other duties/roles that would be assigned to him by the Executive Management from time to time.
Sound knowledge of financial and accounting procedures
Knowledge of financial regulations
Knowledge of economic and accounting principles and practices, the financial markets, banking and the analysis and reporting of financial data
The Accounts/Finance Executive will be a seasoned and experienced individual with a minimum of 2 – 3 years related experience typically gained from Investment Banks, Private Equity Firms or Portfolio Management companies.
He / She must have some experience in using financial softwares.
The Accounts/Finance Executive must possess a Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of second class lower award from an accredited institution in Finance, Accounting or Economics.
He / She must be a chartered accountant.
Must be highly skilled in use of Excel Spreadsheets;
Excellent analytical and numerical skills
Good time management skills
Excellent organizational skills
Must be able to handle time-sensitive tasks
Ability to develop and maintain professional relationships;
Apply concepts of financial planning and investment principles;
Read, analyze, and interpret financial reports;
Good level of oral and written communication skills;
Good judgment and decision making skills;
Complex problem solving skills.
High level of honesty and integrity;
Strong work ethic;
Use computer software programs and/or other applications;
Skill in developing comprehensive reports.
Attention to Detail
Applicants should send their CV’s to: firstname.lastname@example.org
DEADLINE: 16 May, 2018