Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa. With headquarters in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 5 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers. In India, the company's product offerings include 2G,3G and 4G services, fixed line, high speed broad...
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Airtel is looking for a suitable candidate that will be responsible for establishing, implementing and maintaining the Financial Reporting processes and procedures to an acceptable standard in conformity with all applicable accounting policies including Company and Group policy, IAS, IFRS, Nigerian Accounting Standards.
Other requirement of the role include:
Standardized and compliant accounting standard - Ensures accurate revenue reporting while building in validation mechanics to report correctly
Financial Governance by developing and implementing control policies and procedures - Develop and implement financial control policies and procedures
Effective Debtors and Creditors Management - Identify and formulate Strategies to help drive Collections and Bad Debts performance as well as creditors’ management
Accurate and prompt year-end financial closure and auditing - Ensure timely completion and coordination of Quarterly Audits with no qualification or material adjustments
Improved Team Engagement Score - Regular communication and feedback mechanism to foster work balance
Formulation and effective implementation of the Directorate’s STRAP - Coordinate the delivery of the directorates 5+5 accurately, in time and in line with budget
Qualifications, Skills & Knowledge
Professional accounting qualification (CFA, ACCA, ACA )
A university degree in Finance/Economics or related field
Proficiency in Microsoft office suite, Sound Financial Accounting knowledge
Minimum of 10 years of industry track record mostly gained in International, blue chip environments
Minimum of 5 years senior level experience of overseeing finance function at National level
Telecom experience is desirable
Strong ethics, hands on approach, cultural awareness, business acumen and good communication skills.