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  • Posted: Aug 30, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Olam International was established in 1989 with 1 product in 1 country, trading cashew from Nigeria into India. Today we are a leading agri-business operating from seed to shelf in 65 countries, supplying food and industrial raw materials to over 13,800 customers worldwide. Our team of 23,000 employees has built a leadership position in many businesses inclu...
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    Finance Controller

    Sub-Function: Origin Finance

    Job Description

    • Finance is a contemporary and forward-looking function that is driving value by being a world-class partner to our business.
    • As a Finance Controller you will partner with the business unit in the country (Business Head, Sales & Functional leads) to ensure P&L transparency & accuracy and to drive the business towards targets & operational KPIs achievement.
    • As successful candidate you will be able to demonstrate ability to link business decisions to financial impacts.

    Key Deliverables
    Accounting and Management Reporting:

    • Prepare and review the Financial and management accounts before the same is submitted to Corporate Centre.
    • Ensure compliance with IFRS and Olam accounting policies and procedures
    • Lead the budgeting process for both Capex, P&L and working capital requirements for all businesses and legal entities
    • Ensure timely and accurate submission of all management reports, follow up on identified action points
    • Commercial Finance rôle where he will partner the business teams in pricing, logistics, production planning etc.
    • Close coordination with shared service center to ensure adherence to agreed timelines for all reports
    • Handle risk management and reporting for all businesses in compliance with Olam policies

    Statutory Compliance:

    • Takes ownership for preparation, getting it timely reviewed, accuracy and timely submission/payment of all taxes and other dues, of all local compliances including DSF/BILAN, VAT, CNPS, Business License, secretarial records, tax payers cards, corporate and payroll related taxes etc and manage all tax controls and audits.


    • Previous working experience in SAP required. SAP implementation experience would be a plus. The IT team would report into this role.

    Working Capital Management:

    • Arrange working capital funding at competitive rates and monitor their efficient utilization.


    • Qualified chartered accountant with 4 - 8 years of experience in Finance
    • You should possess strong team and analytical skills, strategic thinking & leadership abilities
    • An enthusiasm to work in an unstructured environment will always add value
    • Your ability to communicate effectively will be an enhancer for this role especially as part of a team
    • You should be able to understand business issues outside of one’s area of expertise.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Olam Nigeria Limited on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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