MTN Jobs in Nigeria: Senior Manager Financial Operations

Posted on :

7 Apr, 2011

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Vacancies in Nigeria

MTN Careers in Nigeria

The MTN Group Limited (MTN Group) is a leading provider of communication services, offering cellular network access and business solutions. The MTN Group is listed in South Africa on the JSE under the Industrial – Telecommunications sector.

Launched in 1994, the MTN Group is a multinational telecommunications group, operating in 21 countries in Africa and the Middle East. As at the end of December 2006, MTN recorded more than 40 million subscribers across its operations.

•Co-ordinate the development and implementation of finance policies, processes and procedures; ensuring compliance with GAAP requirements and international accounting standards
•Provide support to GM, CFO and CEO in preparation and maintenance of strategic plans
•Design and implement frameworks that ensure timely reporting of key performance metrics
•Co-ordinate month-end and year-end reporting activities, ensuring compliance with the Group’s directives and guidelines
•Make informed decisions from analysed data to facilitate operational efficiency
•Develop strategy to manage and resolve all escalated issues
•Develop and monitor internal controls
•Oversee all activities related to periodic internal and external audits and other statutory and regulatory requirements
•Manage and safeguard company fixed and current assets
•Develop strategy for efficient optimisation of relevant databases and systems
•Provide relevant reports/ submissions to MTNN Management and Board
•Drive relevant MTN Group projects as required

Revenue Management
•Ensure all financial resources accruing to the business from all its revenue streams are properly accounted for
•Develop new revenue reporting parameters and initiatives to meet business needs
•Support resolution of revenue leakage issues in conjunction with the Revenue Assurance Team
•Ensure accurate billing of wholesale call records for the optimisation of MTN’s carrier revenue elements
•Review agreements, contracts and deal structures in respect of co-location, interconnect, roaming and value added services
•Provide input to overall revenue budgeting, modelling, long range plans and forecasting to management
•Ensure prompt settlement and collection of interconnect debt
•Negotiate interconnect rates and commercial terms with local and international operators
•Manage and ensure resolution of disputes with interconnect, roaming and value-added services partners
•Ensure quarterly remittance of NCC levy
Job Conditions: Normal MTN N working conditions Extended working hours Deal with a lot of paper work Move around MTN locations to have a firsthand view of what is on site
Reporting To: General Manager – Financial Operations

Required Skills:
•Minimum of 12 years post-NYSC experience in core accounting function
•At least 2 years managerial experience in finance functions in a multinational company
•Knowledge of internal control systems
•Knowledge of applicable International Accounting Standards, IFRS, GAAP, etc
•Experience in Finance functions in the telecommunications industry would be an added advantage

Employment Status :

Job Qualification:
A BSc/HND degree in any relevant field of study A recognised professional accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA, CPA, CIMA)

This vacancy expires on 4/8/2011

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