Posted on :
9 Jun, 2011
9 Jun, 2011
Our Client is an emerging conglomerate with strong presence in the oil and gas sector and a strategic focus on growing a diversified business portfolio spanning all critical sectors (manufacturing, agriculture, mining and distributive trade etc).
The Group is transitioning from largely entrepreneurial to a more institutional governance mode, to enable effectiveness in managing an expanding business portfolio and the challenge of implementing an ambitious growth strategy. These developments have combined to create exciting career opportunities at executive leadership, operational management and professional level positions.
Ref: P019 – Accountant
The focus of this role is to promote sound financial management and accounting practices and ensure accurate analysis, documentation and reporting of financial transactions to enable effective decision-making and management of the divisional operations.
Maintains the general ledger and the transaction management processes of the company
Analyses business and financial performance
Prepares periodic internal management reports and variance analysis
Prepares the annual statutory financial reports
Collates and analyses inputs into the preparation of annual budgets
Monitors and reports on budget performance
Reviews and reconciles operational expenditure against budget
Reviews and determines the costs of the business processes and services
Undertakes profitability analysis to gauge cost effectiveness of business operations
Reconciles revenue accounts
Analyses and determines the product cost structures and margin contribution to profit
Liaises with internal and external auditors
Assists in the preparation of comprehensive, proactive and timely cash flow statements and bankreconciliation statements
Prepares and maintains the fixed asset register
Skills and Competencies
Good at analyzing and resolving complex financial problems, the person must be competent in the use of computers to enhance work performance, self-motivated, diligent, and enthusiastic with strong business orientation. The person must be very good at capturing and reporting data able to pay attention to details.
Education and Experience
First degree with a professional certificate – ACA, ACCA
Minimum of 6 years relevant experience
A post graduate degree will be an added advantage
If you meet the requirements above, please forward your application and a copy of your resumeelectronically to [email protected], quoting the relevant reference code for the position applied at the right-hand corner.
Application closes on 21st June 2011
Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.