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Finance Manager

Lagos, NG, 1234

Finance Manger ContourGlobal Solutions Nigeria

PURPOSE

The Finance Manager of ContourGlobal Solutions Nigeria  will work closely with the Business, Accounting and Finance teams based throughout the Africa organization as well as the Plant Managers in Nigeria and will report to the CFO – Africa.           

 

Core responsibilities

        • Manages commercial contract, maintain the invoicing model, issue monthly invoices to customers and ensure efficient resolution of all commercial disputes.
        • Support corporate government according to establish the letter of Attorney received from the company directors.
        • Financial statement preparation of audited statutory books and group consolidation accounts including analytical reviews of BS, P&L and cashflow statement during monthly/quarterly reporting, using applicable company tools (BPC & SAP).
        • Management business reporting: oversee end of period closing activities to achieve quality financial performance numbers required to prepare management business report and special report.
        • Oversee new project development and asset upgrade include financing related activities.
        • Perform monthly cash management and distribution including maintenance of loan amortization schedules.
        • Oversee the Sox-based internal control process and ensure high level of maturity of the documentation and audit.
        • Oversee the procurement and importation of raw materials and spare parts, including documentation of international trade, Bills for collection and LCs’ transactions- form A/Ms and final exchange control documents.
        • Prepare the annual zero-based budget presented in PowerPoint presentation including expected financial and operational performances of the current year plus the next three-year fiscal periods as well as the Quarterly reforecasts
        • Ensure compliance with local laws including Taxes, and other statutory levies.
        • Manages finance team including annual employee performance appraisal, designing their development plans, and keeping them motivated to achieve a high-performance team.
        • Coordination and management of the accountants to ensure the accounting information in SAP is accurate, provided by specified deadlines and vendors are paid on a timely basis
        • Manage cost control and cash flow to ensure EBITDA and cash distribution budget targets are met
        • Completion of the quarterly group reporting requirements which includes BPC submissions/Footnotes/legal and tax templates/consolidation checklists
        • Providing accounting information to the tax consultants to ensure tax reports are filed within the specified deadline
        • Preparation of financial statements and other financial reports
        • Providing financial analysis to the operations team (as necessary)
        • Other ad hoc projects

 

 

 

REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

        • A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics
        • Proven financial and accounting experience in an international business environment.
        • Knowledge of SAP/BPC (or another similar consolidation system) essential
        • IFRS expertise
        • Knowledge of strong internal control environment
        • Strong organizational and team management skills
        • Energy/power experience preferred but not required
        • Excellent Microsoft Office software knowledge and skill, especially in Excel and PowerPoint.
        • Solid attention to details
        • Team player who is eager to learn and grow
        • Strong interpersonal skills and interfacing with employees at all levels
        • Strong verbal and written communication skills
        • Strong analytical, creative problem solving and decision-making skills
        • Flexibility to work in a fast paced environment

ABOUT CONTOURGLOBAL

ContourGlobal is a power generation company committed to new growth in thermal and renewable technologies. Our mission is to develop, acquire and operate electricity generation businesses worldwide, creating economic and social value through better operations, and making the communities where we work better because we are there.

OUR VALUES

- To care about our people’s health, safety, well-being and development.
- To act transparently and with moral integrity.
- To work hard and without boundaries as a multinational, integrated team.
- To expect, embrace and enable excellence and continuous learning through humility, and the knowledge that we will fail but when we do, we will learn.
- To honor the commitments of those who have placed their trust in us.