Amazuma Services Limited

Head of Finance

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Amazuma Services Limited is recruiting for Full time Head of Finance

Job Description

Amazuma Services Limited is a medium telecommunications engineering and oil and gas servicing company committed to providing zero down time on telecommunications facilities and network transmission.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Head of Finance

Location: Lagos

Job Description

  • The Head of Finance performs all aspects of financial management, including corporate accounting, regulatory and financial reporting, budget and forecasts preparation, liquidity management as well as development of internal control policies and procedures
  • He/she will ensure the availability of all financial information required to support management and other stakeholders in strategic decision-making
  • The role will also support business development initiatives.
  • To be successful in this role, you should have experience crafting financial strategies and managing accounting teams.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop and provide timely, accurate and appropriate financial statements and reports for all users in accordance with International
  • Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
  • Implement and ensure adherence to internal financial and accounting policies and procedures.
  • Maintain complete and accurate supporting documentation for all financial transactions.
  • Manage the company’s cash flow and prepare cash flow forecasts on a regular basis.
  • Handle the acquisition of capital assets and ensure they are properly recorded, amortized, and disposed of as appropriate.
  • Prepare supporting information for the annual audit exercise and liaise with external auditors as necessary.
  • Formulate policies for budget and forecast preparation; assist other departments in budget creation; prepare the annual company budget, monitor and report on variances.
  • Oversee the administration of all leases, contracts and other financial obligations.
  • Compute key business metrics and report on them to management; create additional analyses and reports as requested.

Expected Outcomes:

  • Potentially focused on Treasury and cash management processes.
  • A good network with the banks (FX exchange and FX structures), dealing with regulators (CBN, FIRS, etc), knowledgeable about local tax rules and regulations.
  • Ability to raise local debt equity, entrench a fully efficient finance function that provides sound fiscal strategy, policies, planning and processes.
  • Able to prepare financial statements from scratch to present a true and fair view of the company’s performance.
  • Highly proficient in use of major Accounting and analysis software and spreadsheets.
  • Superb spoken and written communication.
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills with a collaborative style of working.
  • Self-starter, highly motivated and well-organised, with unquestionable integrity, good judgement and strong professional ethics.


Job Requirements
Minimum years of experience


Other Requirements

Qualifications & Other Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a Head of Finance, Director of Finance or similar role
  • In-depth understanding of cash flow management, bank reconciliation and bookkeeping
  • Hands-on experience with budgeting and risk management
  • Solid analytical and decision-making skills
  • Graduate Degree in Accounting/Finance and must be a qualified Chartered Accountant with a minimum of five (5) years post qualification experience in a reputable organization with excellent interpersonal, communications and presentation skills.
  • Candidates must possess advanced knowledge of accounting principle, knowledge of tax principles and reporting requirements.
  • Must possess cost and budget management skills, ability to work with Microsoft Office tools especially Excel, Sage 300 and ability to meet deadlines.
  • Experience in developing and documenting processes, policies and procedures is essential.
  • Management Accounting, financial planning, monitoring and performance management.
  • Liquidity management experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication.
  • Strong industry network.

Application Closing Date
16th September, 2019.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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About Amazuma Services Limited
Ama-Zuma Services Ltd, majorly maintains the networking Sites for a leading mobile company in Lagos, Nigeria. Have Staff of 150 and fleet of 22 trucks and 10 Hilux to support services.Ama-Zuma Services Limited was established on the basis of Integrity and commitment towards excellence....
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September 12, 2019
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