Accounting / Audit / Tax
Banking / Finance / Insurance
In line with the company's decision to ensure key roles are filled by suitably qualified candidates who have hands-on experience with implementing leading financial practices, the company is looking for an exceptional individual with proven integrity
The Financial Controller will work from the Head Office in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
Ensure the accuracy and integrity of the company’s accounting records and financial systems.
Assume responsibility for the preparation of statutory accounts for sign off by the CFO/Management and the Board in accordance with relevant regulation including global and local accounting principles.
Interact with internal and external auditors to complete audits and ensure maintenance of effective internal controls to assure safeguarding of assets and reliability of financial statements.
Assist to prepare and review budget, revenue, expense, payroll entries, invoices, and other accounting documents. Monitor and ensure comparability of actual costs and expenses with both Financial and operating Costs models; and report variances as they occur
Analyze revenue and expenditure trends and recommend appropriate budget levels, and ensuring expenditure control.
Coordinate and manage the budget and planning functions to ensure sound financial management of the Company’s resources.
Monitor financial transactions and accountancy matters, including audit systems of the Company, providing regular updates to the CFO.
Make recommendations on the Company’s software systems and databases and supervise the input and handling of financial data and reports for management decision making.
Implement short- and long-range departmental goals, objectives, policies, and operating procedures as developed and approved by the CFO
Prepare projections annually and update monthly with actual figures for the CFO.
Minimum of 15 years financial and management reporting experience
B.Sc Degree in Finance, Accounts, Business Administration or any related field
Must be a Chartered Accountant (ICAN/ACCA) or equivalent
Knowledge, Skills & Attribute
Previous experience with any Big Four Accounting Firm
Hands on experience in financial planning, budgeting and forecasting
Excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to identify key organizational issues.
KPMG Professional Services and KPMG Advisory Services are the KPMG member firm in Nigeria. The partners and people have been operating in Nigeria since 1978, providing multidisciplinary professional services to both local and international organizations within the Nigerian business community. Our vision is to build and sustain our reputation as the best firm to work with by ensuring our people, clients and communities achieve their full potential. At KPMG, we are committed to working with our clients to cut through complexities of the business world– finding solutions and adding value.
Our combination of international and local market knowledge and perspective give us an edge in the professional services industry in Nigeria. This combination enables the Nigerian practice to add real value by developing strategies that give the firm’s clients a distinct edge over their competitors.
As one of the leading providers of professional services, KPMG knows that the success and growth of the firm also depends on the success and growth of the Nigerian economy. Hence, it champions progressive change and makes the future happen for its clients, people and the community, thereby enabling Nigeria’s success. The firm is involved in the formulation of economic policies for Nigeria through the Nigerian Economic Summit Group.
The firm has a full complement of 35 partners and over 1000 trained and dedicated professional staff; with deep industry skills and competencies in audit, tax and advisory services. KPMG has worked for clients in the public and private sector in Nigeria and in several other countries, helping to transform business performance and operations.