SMEDAN Jobs in Nigeria: Head (Finance & Accounts)

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2 Feb, 2010

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Finance Jobs in Nigeria

The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) was established by the SMEDAN Act of 2003 to promote the development of the MSME sector of the Nigeria Economy.

The Agency is hereby inviting applications from candidates suitable, qualified and competent for appointment into this position below: CATEGORY A

DIRECTOR: (GL 17) FINANCE AND ACCOUNTS

JOB TITLE: Head (Finance & Accounts Department)

Reporting to: Director-General (SMEDAN)
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

* Oversee the Agency’s financial management system and Accounts
* Budget preparation
* Investment portfolio Management
* Financial statement preparation
* Sourcing and disbursement of funds
* Revenue Management

BASIC QUALIFICATION

* Candidates must possess a good first degree or its equivalent with a minimum of 2nd Class/lower division In any of the following disciplines , Accounting, Social Sciences or Managements sciences;
* Relevant post graduate degree will be an added advantage

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

* Candidate must have a minimum of twenty (20) years post NYSC cognate working experience;
* Must be a member of a recognized Accounting body;
* Must have knowledge of public sector Accounting for not less than 10 years
* Must show ability to proactively manage the Finance and Account outfit
* Must demonstrate understanding of the MSME sector.
* Candidates must not be above 50 years

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

* Computer literacy, Excellent leadership and financial management skills
* Understand workings of relevant international organization, Donor Agency and ability to source and invest funds

Applications for Director Finance & Accounts position should be forwarded to : [email protected]

CONDITIONS OF SERVICE

* The tenure for the position of Director is for a maximum of 8years in line with Federal Government Policy
* Successful candidates could be posted to any part of the Country.
* Remuneration is as obtained in the Federal Public Service.

CANDIDATES ARE TO NOTE THE FOLLOWING

* Curriculum Vitae and applications should be forwarded to the e-mail applicable to the position using Micro-soft Word.
* Applicants who may not be able to apply on line should send their applications and Curriculum Vitae to;

The Director General
Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN)
35, Port Harcourt Crescent
Off Gimbiya Street,
Area 11, Garki 11
Abuja

* Applicants should not submit more than one application to avoid disqualification
* The Closing Date for applications is MARCH 15th 2010
* Under no circumstances will applications be accepted after this date
* The Agency reserves the right to verify any claims and documents submitted

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