Head, Finance & Accounts

Hotel Bon Voyage

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Hotel Bon Voyage is a luxury brand with the vision to be the best value for money hotel in Lagos, Nigeria. Located in the heart of Victoria Island, a modern up and coming district, the hotel overlooks the Kuramo lagoon perfectly placed to attract business travelers.



  • Sets standards for accounting and financial reporting systems;
  • Ensures the financial policies, procedures and controls of HBV are implemented efficiently and in line with generally accepted accounting practices (locally and globally);
  • Oversees budget preparation, approval and execution processes
  • Improves the systems surrounding all aspects of the HBV’s budgets, forecasts and financial planning
  • Analyses budget variances and consolidates the financial statement
  • Ensures that all receivables are collected in a timely manner i.e 30days credit line
  • Provides support to the HBV Founder/CEO and GM for funding
  • Develops and manages long and short-term cash forecasts, utilizing historical trends, seasonal influences and future projections.
  • Determines cash requirements and maintain appropriate cash flows with banking institutions to ensure adequate liquidity to meet all obligations and optimisation of cash.
  • Develops and implements cash management systems for all operations, including policies, procedures, and internal controls.
  • Oversees daily cash management process: setting cash position, wire transfer operations, and deposit and disbursement accounts.
  • Analyses moderate to complex financial information, including trends and forecasts
  • Strategic planning process and defines strategies/plans for finance and accounting functions
  • Manages finance processes, develops and implements a modern cost effective accounting system that will meet the challenges and objectives of the HBV
  • Produces daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly management reports to the HBV’s Executive Management ( or as may be required)
  • Preparation of cash flow statements, income and expenditure accounts, tax returns and balance sheet
  • Liaise effectively with the internal and external auditors to ensure that an efficient and effective audit process is carried out and on time
  • In conjunction with the Maintenance unit, coordinate the disposal of all group related assets within the parameters of the group’s asset disposal framework.
  • Other duties as assigned by the GM.


Working knowledge, skills and competencies and attributes

  • Budgeting and Planning
  • Management Accounting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Sound organisational, administrative and managerial skills
  • Good people management and negotiation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skill
  • Knowledge of financial management systems; accounting policies and standards; tax management, cost accounting, etc.


Qualifications and Experience:

  • A university degree in Accounting or related field.
  • Minimum of 6 years working experience within the finance/audit and control department of a corporate organisation or professional services organisation
  • Previous experience of work in Hospitality or Hospitality Management services firm would be an added advantage
  • Professional qualification such as: ACA, ACCA, ICAN, CFA etc. is required

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Hotel Bon Voyage

Job Level

Manager (Staff Supervisor/Head of Department)




Banking / Finance / Insurance

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

5 - 7 years

Application Deadline

1 week from now