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  • Posted: Mar 19, 2018
    Deadline: Apr 6, 2018
  • Box & Cedar is an HR Consulting Firm. We believe in the power of people and exploiting it to the maximum because we know that people are the greatest assets of any organisation. We have distilled our products into what we call the 3S- Sourcing, Sieving and Stimulating. Our Vision To be the benchmark for quality and value in the Human Resource cons...
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    Head Of Finance & Operations

    Job Description:

    Financial management and reporting

    • Liaise with the Chief Operating Officer (COO) to develop/update and implement financial and accounting policies, procedure and strategies across the Foundation
    • Record accurately, reconcile and review various accounts in accordance with the Foundation’s policies and procedures
    • Coordinate the preparation of financial statements, financial reports, special analyses and information reports
    • Oversee completion of timely annual financial statements.
    • Liaise with statutory auditors to discuss and resolve queries as they arise to ensure seamless audit exercise
    • Implement a sound accounting framework in compliance with statutory provisions
    • Advise executive management on changes in financial regulations, legislation as well as changes in competition and market trends

    Budget preparation and monitoring

    • Initiate and develop annual plans and budgets that would support the achievement of the Foundation’s strategy.
    • Provide timely, accurate analysis of budgets and financial reports to assist the COO and other executives with their responsibilities


    • Provide timely, accurate and complete reports on the operating condition of the Foundation
    • Act to ensure that statutory remittances are presented promptly for payment
    • Manage the Foundation’s payroll system

    Minimum Qualification:

    • First degree in Finance, Accountancy, Economics or any related discipline
    • MBA or related Masters’ degree is an added advantage
    • Relevant professional certifications e.g. Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Association of Certified and Chartered Accountants (ACCA)

    Knowledge & Skills:

    • Financial management, accounting, analysis
    • Management Accounting
    • Financial Reporting and budgeting
    • Financial Risk management
    • Financial policies and procedures development
    • Financial audit
    • Knowledge of ERP Accounting application
    • Leadership
    • Problem solving and analytical skills
    • Team development
    • Interpersonal
    • Attention to detail
    • Communication (written & verbal)
    • Presentation
    • Experience of statutory financial reporting and knowledge of GAAP, IFRS
    • Social causes / foundation work experience and networks with clear and demonstrable advantage will be preferred

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Box and Cedar on to apply
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