Head, Finance And Accounts in Lagos, Nigeria

Accounting / Audit / Tax
Minimum Qualification
Required Experience
5 - 7 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female
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Job Description

    Develop, implement and manage financial strategy initiatives that will drive and sustain the long term viability of the Shareholders;

    Provide timely and accurate financial information for decision making;

    Coordinate the Company’s budgeting and planning process including establishment of budgeting guidelines and budget consolidation

    Ensure adequate cost management for improved business margins and performance of the Company;

    Provide tax advisory services that minimizes tax exposure while ensuring full tax compliance;

    Ensure effective and efficient internal control that safeguards the Company’s assets; and

    Ensure full adherence to relevant statutory and regulatory requirements


    Minimum of BSc. or Higher National Diploma (HND) in any related discipline

    Must be a Chartered Accountant (ACA, ACCA)

    At least six years relevant experience in an accounting department with similar responsibilities, two of which has been in a leadership/ supervisory role

    In-depth knowledge and understanding of Nigeria’s accounting standards, tax laws (PAYE, VAT, WHT etc) is essential

    Strong analytical, quantitative and problem solving skills.

    Ability to prepare pivot tables, v-look ups and write macros a big plus

    Ability to use Quick Books or other accounting software packages is essential.

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