Job Title: Finance Supervisor

Department: Finance
Location: Lagos
Number to Hire: 1
Job Type: Permanent
Minimum years of Experience: 7


  • Preparation and recording of accounting entries in the general ledger system-Accruals, Provisions, Amortizations.
  • Posting customer invoices when issued and corresponding payments as they occur.
  • Book vendor invoices and payments as they occur every month as well as Petty Cash transactions.
  • Posting expense transactions as they occur for the respective entities in line with reporting requirement.
  • Reconcile account balances to ensure they reflect correct positions for Vendors, customers, and General Ledger
  • Preparation of the Financial Statements in prescribed format and prepare the supporting schedules to the balances in the account.
  • Prepare monthly tax schedules and process same for payment and remittance to relevant tax authorities within stipulated filing time frame.
  • Ensure the integrity of the general ledger postings.
  • Liaise with regulatory and tax authorities with the view to promptly identifying any exposure and address them to avoid any liability.
  • Liaise with all external stakeholders with respect to any fiscal and regulatory matters and report on them timely.
  • Provide weekly update on all Finance, tax and Regulatory activities.
  • Reconcile all bank accounts monthly.
  • Manage external audit for the entities.
  • Support the budget preparation process.
  • Conduct reviews and evaluations for cost-reduction opportunities.
  • Other duties consistent with the role as assigned from time-to-time.

Qualifications, Skills & Competencies

  • First Degree in Finance/Accounting.
  • Recognized Accounting Professional Qualifications such as ACCA or any Local Accounting Certification is required for this role.
  • Minimum of 7 years working experience required.

Demands of the Job

  • Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Skilled in basic typing and data entry).
  • Working knowledge of ERP Solutions.
  • Efficient use of accounting templates.
  • Knowledge in basic Bookkeeping procedure
  • Good attention to details.