Deloitte Nigeria Ongoing Job Vacancy – Apply Now!

Posted on :

7 Mar, 2022

Category :

Finance Jobs in Nigeria

Deloitte Nigeria – Our client, one of Nigeria’s largest integrated law firms, offering a wide variety of specialized legal services, is currently recruiting to fill the position below:





Job Title: Financial Controller
Location: Lagos

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the preparation, reporting, filing and management of all financial statements
  • Oversee the accounting, filing and payment of all statutory liabilities accurately and within the stipulated timelines
  • Perform data migration and effectively uses accounting software to analyse, report and manage financial information
  • Ensure proper application of accounting standards in managing and recording financial transactions
  • Ensure effective cost control and cost management processes are implemented, tracked and reported
  • Prepare and deliver the budget and financial plans on time and manage expenditure within the approved limits
  • Review all financial plans and budgets regularly to identify and implement approved cost reduction opportunities
  • Manage cash flow and debtor days within approved limits
  • Oversee the fee note generation and fee collection process ensuring prompt issuance of fee notes and prompt escalation of receivables to the partner in charge
  • Ensure that all financial transactions are accurately recorded, filed, and reported
  • Ensure that all reconciliations are completed on a timely basis and that differences are investigated and resolved promptly for month end and year end reporting purposes
  • Create and generate timely month end and annual reports to communicate the financial performance trends, and forecasts
  • Supervise the finance department staff, including accountants and financial assistants and motivate for excellence by clarifying roles and providing constructive feedback
  • Lead the requirement gathering, implementation of and migration to a new accounting system
  • Ensure financial processes and controls operate effectively and efficiently on a day-to-day basis and develop and implement a review of existing processes and control to identify improvements for immediate implementation
  • Assist the Management Board in developing and implementing a risk management process
  • Manage the identification and mitigation of risk within the finance department
  • Establish and implement financial reporting systems to comply with government regulations and legislation
  • Collaborate with auditing services to ensure proper compliance with all regulations
  • Examine all financial reports and data closely to check for and correct discrepancies
  • Create systems to prevent errors in data collection, data entry and calculations
  • Present reports to partners, stakeholder, and board members.


  • Master’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or equivalent
  • Relevant professional certification e.g. Associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (ACA), Associate of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN)
  • 10 – 16 years proven experience in Finance Management.

Skills, Competencies / Requirements:

  • Financial Management
  • Understanding of Accounting standards and Principles
  • Accounting Tools/Software
  • Data Migration
  • Financial Reporting
  • Financial Controls
  • Year-end reporting
  • Financial Modelling & Forecasting
  • Risk Management
  • Communication
  • Integrity and Confidentiality
  • Strategy Execution and Transformative mindset
  • Accountability
  • Decisiveness.

To Apply:
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Application Deadline: Not Specified.

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