Financial Controller


Job Summary

We are an agri-business start-up located in Adamawa state looking for a dynamic and results-driven administrator to improve our organization's financial performance and direct our accounting operations. Duties for the Financial Controller will include managing accounting records, ensuring compliance with regulations, publishing financial statements, overseeing accounting operations, analyzing financial data, monitoring expenditure, coordinating auditing processes, and ensuring accuracy of financial information. Exceptional numerical proficiency as a financial Controller will aid our organization in formulating sound financial strategies, implementing proper internal controls, achieving organizational targets. The ideal candidate should possess strong analytical skills, be highly organized. He/she should streamline our accounting functions and operations, provide financial analysis and reports.

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description

Financial Controller Responsibilities:

  • Organize company’s day-to-day bookkeeping and accounting procedures and allocate resources effectively and on budget 
  • Writing daily reports, maintaining records for all transactions, preparing weekly, monthly and quarterly financial reports. 
  • Update spreadsheets of daily transactions.
  • Analyzing financial data i.e. reviewing and tracking budget compliance, KPIs and other financial metrics
  • Overseeing and preparing income statements.
  • Managing financial transactions: Processing invoices, recording payments, and tracking expenses
  • Streamlining accounting functions and operations.
  • Coordinating internal and external audit processes.
  • Keep records of invoices and tax payments
  • Report on financial projections (e.g. liquidity and cash flow)
  • Participate in the preparation of documentation for loans and grants.

Financial Controller Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or equivalent.
  • Proven experience in finance management.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Sound knowledge of accounting fundamentals.
  • Auditing experience.
  • Compliance oriented.
  • Proficiency in word processing and general IT literacy
  • Proficiency in spreadsheets and other accounting software.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Hausa speaking as a bonus
  • Willingness to live in a rural area

Salary: 75-150k

NB: Accommodation is provided

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