Head, Finance And Accounts in Lagos, Nigeria

Consulting/Business Strategy & Planning
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
10 - 15 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female

Job Description

Job Description

  • This role is primarily responsible for establishing financial policies, procedures, controls and reporting systems and ensuring legal and regulatory compliance for all accounting and financial reporting functions.
  • The Job Holder reports to the Director, Support Services and has oversight of the Finance team.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ensure compliance with federal, state, and local legal requirements by researching existing and new legislation, consulting with outside advisors, and filing financial reports.
  • Identify risks and long-term financial implications of financial decisions and advise management accordingly.
  • Guide financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures.
  • Provide status of financial condition of the company by collecting, interpreting, and reporting key financial data.
  • Coordinate and manage budget and control expenses effectively.
  • Authorize expenditure/ transactions in line with the Agency's approved authority limits.
  • Coordinate timely preparation of financial statements, ensuring the statements reflect the Agency's financial position
  • Ensure that the Agency's financial reporting process is in line with statutory and regulatory requirements.
  • Provide timely, accurate and relevant financial information for decision making.
  • Ensure availability of adequate funding as required for the Agency's operations, in line with its financial policies.
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