Finance

VP Finance

Lagos, Lagos   |   Full time

The VP Finance  is responsible for ensuring that we're able to get paid.

Responsibilities:

  • Directing all aspects of accounting operations
  • Analyzing company's financial results with respect to profits, trends, costs and compliance with budgets. Issue regular status and ad hoc reports to senior management.
  • Developing and maintaining all necessary accounting policies and systems, including general ledger and financial reporting. Ensuring that records are maintained in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles. Oversee accountant.
  • Coordinating, preparing and reviewing monthly, quarterly, and annual reports
  • Coordinating and/or preparing tax schedules, returns and information
  • Managing all tax planning and compliance with all required federal, state, local, payroll, property and other applicable taxes
  • Managing cash flow
  • Managing pan-African payment platforms
  • Proactively looking for cost saving strategies

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business. CPA and/or CMA preferred but not required.
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work without direct supervision, and efficiently manage tasks and time
  • Interest in creating amazing customer experiences
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Proactive thinker


Commitment:

 

  • Full time position


Hours of work:


  • 50 hours per week, usual working hours are from 9:00am - 6:00pm WAT.
  • There will be a requirement from time to time to start work earlier or finish later as the role
    dictates.

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