Microfinance Bank Job in for an Accountant in Lagos

Culminate Consulting – Our client a young and dynamic Microfinance Bank
with a vision to promote financial inclusion in Nigeria by Leveraging on
Technology is currently recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Accountant
Location:
Lagos
Key Responsibilities

  • Full responsibility for the production of monthly management accounts
  • Review and approve all reconciliation and schedules such as bank statements, schedule of accrued charges, prepayments etc.
  • Monitor and manage expenses within the established budget.
  • Implement a structured and robust accounting department
  • Work with External Auditors for the yearly audit of the accounts
  • Raising invoices and ensuring invoices are paid promptly and on time.
  • Preparation of 5 years financial plan / forecast.
  • Assist in the preparation and review of all monthly and quarterly reports for Board, Shareholders, Regulatory bodies etc.
  • Statutory reporting and year end duties
  • Consolidation and reporting to senior management
  • Assist Senior Managers in financial management and reporting activities.
  • Manage account payables and receivables activities.
  • Conduct finance audit periodically and recommend improvements.
  • Develop financial policies and procedures for operational efficiency.
  • Develop and maintain financial statements for future reference.
  • Preparation of monthly budgetary control and performance.
  • Preparation of overall annual budget of the bank, including the assumptions and the ratios.
  • Treasury management and monitoring
  • Follow up on budget implementations and limits as it relates to
    each department. Investigates variances between budget and actual.
  • Perform financial control functions.
  • Develop and manage liquidity management tools
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts and other financial accounts

Qualifications

  • Minimum of B.Sc./HND in Accounting/Finance/Economics
  • Qualified Accountant (ACCA, ICAN)
  • Must have 5 years professional experience with at least 2 years in financial services preferably Microfinance bank.
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Strong Stakeholder Management and team player.
  • Self Starter and ability to work independently
  • Ideally good knowledge of popular core banking products
  • Excellent working knowledge of MS Excel &Word;
  • Good knowledge of IFRS and Management Accounting
  • Good knowledge of CBN regulatory reporting
  • Attention to detail and analytical skills
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How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s to: admin@culminateconsulting.com with the relevant position applied for as heading.

Note: Interviews is on first come first serve basis

Application Deadline  Friday, 28th October, 2016.

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