Senior Associate in Lagos, Nigeria

at PwC Nigeria

Industry
Consulting
Specialization
Legal Services
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1 - 3 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Gender
Male or Female
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Job Description

The Job Role

  • To provide expertise necessary to help clients with financial accounting issues especially related to IFRS reporting and accounting advisory services and to act as a support for senior management in the Capital Market and Accounting Consulting Services Unit.
  • Roles & Responsibilities
  • Provide IFRS technical accounting and business advice to a variety of clients
  • Design and agree assignment terms and scope in line with PwC standards and procedures
  • Perform IFRS compliance review of financial statements
  • Prepare high quality reports, financial statements and other client deliverable
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with new and established clients
  • Supervise teams and reporting directly to senior staff
  • Work as part of our business development strategy team in the local marketplace
  • Provide an on-site co-ordination role for clients including planning, day to day work, liaising with clients and completing IFRS accounting advisory assignments
  • Work and liaise with other members of the team and colleagues in other parts of the firm as necessary to provide high quality clients service
  • Report directly to a partner, director, senior manager or manager
  • Coach and train other staff; and,
  • Strong business awareness, sound reporting skills and the ability to work under your own initiative
  • Assist in capital market transactions such as reporting accountant engagements, IPO readiness assessments, business acquisitions accounting and advisory, reorganization and restructuring advisory, etc
  • There are also opportunities to work on assurance projects including due diligence, floatations, disposals and other ad hoc projects.

Requirements

  • A good university degree
  • Good working knowledge and understanding of IFRS (2-3 years working experience with IFRS would be an advantage)
  • ACCA/ACA qualification (or equivalent).
  • Focused and initiative driven (required to maximize growth potential)
  • A passion for delivering an exceptional client service
  • Good analytical and organisational abilities
  • A proven track record of establishing and maintaining strong relationships with clients
  • Effective communication skills when working at all levels
  • A demonstrated ability to take responsibility, work autonomously and use initiative, especially when working to tight deadlines
  • Strong team-working
  • Desire for continuous improvement
  • Good listening skill
  • A proactive approach to problem solving and delivering client solutions.

 

 

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