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Job Vacancy For Financial Analyst

Posted on: October 11th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{Schlumberger,Accra,Full-Time,GH,HND / Degree,3 years,11 Nov-2021};

Schlumberger is seeking to recruit a Financial Analyst

Description

• Schlumberger has an urgent opening for a Financial Analyst role in the Finance and Accounting team. The Financial Analyst is responsible for the general accounting for a particular business or geographic territory. Must ensure that transactions impacting financial reports are properly monitored, controlled and posted to the general ledger in the proper period. This person provides assurance about the accuracy of information contained in financial reports and their compliance with statutory requirements. The Financial Analyst will be a hands-on all-rounder with an Accounting or Finance background who is willing to assist in a wide range of analytical and administration aspects of the Schlumberger Financial unit. Business-partnering opportunities will be on offer in areas such as management accounting, financial reporting, cost control, accounts payable/receivable management and accounting processes/controls.

• At Schlumberger, We’re looking for innovators who share our passion for discovery to help us shape the future of energy. Our greatest strength is the diversity of our people, and we recognize that differences in thought, creativity, and experiences make us better every day. Our culture is key to our success. We rely on our community of colleagues to challenge and support each other to achieve our ambitious goals. We are looking for people who are driven, committed and act with integrity to become part of one of the most multi-cultural groups of experts in any industry, anywhere. We are global in outlook and local in practice; united by a shared passion for discovery and commitment to constantly pushing boundaries. We hire talented, driven people and put them in the position to succeed as quickly as possible. Our meritocratic culture means you’ll be recognized for your achievements, and enjoy a rewarding career that offers continuous opportunities for personal growth. If you want to drive your career and want to grow with a company that’s embraced new ways of thinking since 1927, kindly forward your new cover letter and CV for Schlumberger have the career for you.

Essential Responsibilities & Duties:

• Perform general ledger accounting. Validate accounting by outsourced organizations, including pre-paid, accruals and allocations. Perform complex transactions.
• Perform cost center and profit center accounting. Validate accuracy of posting to appropriate cost centers, and request setup, creation and closure of controlling master data objects to meet business insight needs.
• Develop financial models and complete trend and comparative analysis, to craft business decisions.
• Perform project accounting. Create new projects and set up settlement rules, perform period-end settlements and review projects’ closure.
• Perform intercompany accounting. Administer and submit intercompany cost recharges as they originate in the normal course of business.
• Provide detailed review and variance analysis of other non-direct resource categories such as Transportation and Mobilization, Lease and Rent and Office and Camp.
• Communicate and work closely with the GeoUnit Shared Services Organization to investigate and understand negative cost trends.
• Prepare balance sheet notes. Validate balance sheet reconciliations and clear open items by outsourced organizations. Certify completeness of balance sheet notes.
• Assist with financial planning, forecasting and monitoring of results versus objectives
• Participate in Internal Audit assignments and support fraud investigations.
• Understands, reviews, implements and complies with Sarbanes Oxley requirements as defined in the risk control matrix.

Qualification Required & Experience

Minimum Job Qualifications:

• HND, BA, BS, or B.Com degree required (Minimum HND/Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance/Economics).
• Masters’ degree, or a higher qualification, in Finance, Business, Statistics, Economics, Accounting, Mathematics or equivalent.
• Professional Accounting Qualification is an asset (CA, ACCA or CPA)
• At least 3-5 years’ relevant professional experience
• Must have related accounting or financial experience.
• Strong accounting and financial modeling skills in a multi divisional portfolio.
• Knowledge of SAP, Blackline or Power BI is preferable
• Digital mindset, AI and ML experience using data visualization reporting tools
• Ambition, self-driven put skills in action & Strong Microsoft excel skills
• Ability to work under pressure in a fast pace environment with tight deadlines, willing to learn new skills
• Excellent communication skills – both verbal and written. Experience giving presentations and communicating and interacting with a broad range of audiences
• Intellectually curious, analytically rigorous, good business intuition
• Strong team player; proven ability to work as part of a team.

Salary: Competitive

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested applicants should submit their CV and Cover Letter via the apply form/button or our career email below:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 11 November, 2021

Only shortlisted applicants are contacted for the competency-based skills assessment and Schlumberger virtual recruitment interview.

 

 

Job Vacancy For Finance and Accounting Manager

Posted on: October 4th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time,GH,Degree,2 years,03 Nov-2021};

Our client operates subsidiaries businesses including an animal production farm in Nsawam

Main Purpose

• The job holder will manage and operationalize responsibility for the Finance Department.

Main Responsibilities

• The finance and accounting manager will work closely with the CEO
• The Finance and Accounting Manager role will be a key driver in establishing a data-driven organisation, by providing deep insight and trends on income, expenditure and other accounting information from multiple sources that can be used for overall business-related decision making.
• Develop and manage annual and multi-year budgets that are adequate for the organization’s needs as well as prepare periodic budget forecasts and business cases for proposed projects
• Prepare and maintain cash flow analyses as needed, prepare monthly financial statements (balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows) and effectively convey analysis and trends
• Set up a system of daily bookkeeping, accounts payable and receivables, payroll, assistance with end-of-month close, reporting, audit preparation and other related duties

Qualification Required & Experience

• University degree in Business Administration, Accounting, or Statistics; other degree holders with supplemental commercial education will also be considered.
• Certification in one or more analytic tools is a plus

Experience:

• Candidates should have at least two years’ experience in a finance and accounting background and have; expertise in Excel, an accounting software like QuickBooks and superb attention to detail
• Highly proficient in MS Office applications – Word, Excel & PowerPoint.
• Expertise in MS Access, SQL or SPSS is a plus

Skills, abilities, and personal attributes

• Entrepreneurial Spirit – Self-driven and has a ‘can -do’ attitude. Signifies enthusiasm and charisma in their delivery o
• Excellent Interpersonal Skills – Excellent interpersonal skills. A team player who generates enthusiasm and builds effective working relationships
• Learning & adopting to change – Values the need to constantly seek new inputs and enthusiastic about learning and development opportunities
• Customer Focus – Highly customer focused. Understands a customer centric approach and how to support this with data. Can deliver high quality analysis, even under pressure in time challenge situations.

KPIs

• Timely delivery of pre-set reports – Weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports
• Timely statutory reports by the 10th of each month
• Timely payroll input by the 15th of each month
• Management of capital expenditure project and inventory management
• Timely delivery of ad-hoc analysis
• Attention to detail
• Proactive analysis of data

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Kindly forward your application and curriculum vitae to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 03 November, 2021

Job Vacancy For Financial Controller

Posted on: September 24th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time,GH,Degree,5 years,23 Oct-2021};

Job Title: Financial Controller
Job Grade : Senior Manager
Direct Reports : Financial Accountant, Account Officers, Billing Supervisor, Cashiers IT Manager , Cashiers.

JOB DESCRIPTION
Purpose Statement:

The position holder supervises the finance unit, has primary responsibility for managing the company’s finances, including financial planning, management of financial risks, record-keeping, analysis of data and financial reporting. The post holder is accountable for initiatives and implementation of plans to maximize the use of financial resources to meet operating objectives of the business as well as ongoing development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve company assets and report accurate financial results.

Principal Responsibilities
Planning

• Contribute to the strategic planning process in the business and continuously ensure alignment of all initiatives to key business drivers.
• Manage the capital request and budgeting processes

Operations

• Develop ,implement and maintain policies and procedures to ensure the efficient and effective management of the finances of the Company
• Prepare accurate timely and meaningful management accounting information with published timelines.
• Coordinate the preparation of annual budgets and cash flow projections and ensure budgetary control.
• Review all receipts and disbursements ,ascertain correct account distribution and ensuring all support documentation is accurate and in order
• Oversee timeliness and accuracy of billing and client payments
• Develop and maintain accounting procedures and systems for the assessment and processing of financial data to ensure effective control of the Group.
• Manage tax matters of the Company to ensure compliance with fiscal regulations and legally required financial controls.
• Support the review of employee benefit plans, with particular emphasis on maximizing a cost-effective benefits package

Risk Management

• Understand and mitigate key elements of the company’s risk profile
• Ensure maintenance of effective controls to assure safeguarding of assets and reliability of financial statements.
• Ensure that Company assets are properly insured
• Ensure that record keeping meets the requirements of auditors and government agencies

Third Parties

• Maintain banking relationships
• In Liaison with the Hospital Administrator and procurement officer maintain Supplier relations.
• Maintain relations with external auditors and investigate their findings and recommendation

Qualification Required & Experience

• Master’s degree in accounting or business administration, or equivalent business
• Chartered Accountant, ICAG/ACCA
• 5 years of progressively responsible experience for a major company or division of a large corporation

Technical Competencies

• Experience in partnering with an executive team
• High level of written and oral communication skills
• Results-driven personality eager to partner with upper management to organize, plan and achieve company financial goals.
• Excellent knowledge of information analysis and of accounting software systems.

Personal Competencies

• Strong interpersonal skills, ability to communicate and manage well at all levels of the organization and with staff at remote locations essential.
• Strong problem solving and creative skills and the ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analyses.
• High level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and results-orientation
• High standards of personal integrity and adherence to professional and ethical standards
• Strong time management skills

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested candidate should send their application and CVs to:

[email protected]

Applicants should indicate the position in the subject line.

Closing Date: 23 October, 2021

 

Job Vacancy For Finance and Accounting Manager

Posted on: September 13th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time,GH,Degree,N/A,17 Sep-2021};

Our client operates subsidiaries businesses including an animal production farm in Nsawam

Main Purpose

• The job holder will manage and operationalize responsibility for the Finance Department.

Main Responsibilities

• The finance and accounting manager will work closely with the CEO
• The Finance and Accounting Manager role will be a key driver in establishing a data-driven organisation, by providing deep insight and trends on income, expenditure and other accounting information from multiple sources that can be used for overall business-related decision making.
• Develop and manage annual and multi-year budgets that are adequate for the organization’s needs as well as prepare periodic budget forecasts and business cases for proposed projects
• Prepare and maintain cash flow analyses as needed, prepare monthly financial statements (balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows) and effectively convey analysis and trends
• Set up a system of daily bookkeeping, accounts payable and receivables, payroll, assistance with end-of-month close, reporting, audit preparation and other related duties

Qualification Required & Experience

• University degree in Business Administration, Accounting, or Statistics; other degree holders with supplemental commercial education will also be considered.
• Certification in one or more analytic tools is a plus

Experience:

• Candidates should have at least two years’ experience in a finance and accounting background and have; expertise in Excel, an accounting software like QuickBooks and superb attention to detail
• Highly proficient in MS Office applications – Word, Excel & PowerPoint.
• Expertise in MS Access, SQL or SPSS is a plus

Skills, abilities, and personal attributes

• Entrepreneurial Spirit – Self-driven and has a ‘can -do’ attitude. Signifies enthusiasm and charisma in their delivery o
• Excellent Interpersonal Skills – Excellent interpersonal skills. A team player who generates enthusiasm and builds effective working relationships
• Learning & adopting to change – Values the need to constantly seek new inputs and enthusiastic about learning and development opportunities
• Customer Focus – Highly customer focused. Understands a customer centric approach and how to support this with data. Can deliver high quality analysis, even under pressure in time challenge situations.

KPIs

• Timely delivery of pre-set reports – Weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports
• Timely statutory reports by the 10th of each month
• Timely payroll input by the 15th of each month
• Management of capital expenditure project and inventory management
• Timely delivery of ad-hoc analysis
• Attention to detail
• Proactive analysis of data

Location: Tesano, Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Address to forward Applications Kindly forward your application and curriculum vitae to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 17 September, 2021

Job Vacancy For Financial Controller

Posted on: August 17th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{AirtelTigo,Accra,Full-Time,GH,Degree,5 years,20 Aug-2021};

Job Summary

• The successful candidate will join our Finance team as Financial Controller reporting to the Chief Finance Officer.
• S(he) will be required to establish systems and procedures to safeguard the assets of the company and will also be required to proactively review these systems and procedures to ensure an efficient organization. (S)He will also be fully in charge of financial risk management, managing all finance and accounting operational risks and proposing ways to mitigate those risks.

Key Responsibilities

• Manage accounting operations which will encompass Account Receivables, Account payable, General Accounting, Expenditure Accounting, Inventory Accounting, Revenue Recognition, etc;
• Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen the company’s internal controls;
• Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements and coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting;
• Identify areas to improve business efficiencies to reduce cost and champion the company’s “War on Waste” agenda while actively contributing to cost savings and cost avoidance;
• Lead and research for technical accounting issues for compliance purposes in a bid to ensure compliance with regulatory and local finance related requirements as well as tax related filing
• Lead in the resolution of technical accounting issues that arise;
• Champion and oversee the month-end and year-end closure process whilst ensuring quality control over all financial transactions and financial reporting;
• Prepare timely and accurate financial statements and annual reports;
• Maintain corporate relationships with banking institutions and external audit firms;
• Oversee Financial Systems and external providers of such systems and their upgrades;
• Work with the Executive Committee and advise on potential risks and forecast opportunities;
• Control and analyze information on the entire finance unit in order to report accurate financial position and to support management decisions;
• Develop metrics and systems for monitoring business performance;
• Assess current accounting operations, implement new processes or recommend improvements;
• Ensure accounts are always reconciled and provide regular feed-back on company’s performance and financial reports.

Qualification Required & Experience

• A university degree in any field but with emphasis on Finance, Accounting, Commerce or other related disciplines.
• Possession of an MBA/ or MSc in Finance or other related disciplines will be an added advantage;
• Professional certification in (ICA, CIMA, ACCA, CPA etc.) is highly preferred.
• Minimum of Eight (8) to Ten (10) years combined experience in Accounting and Finance within an operational telecoms business, FMCG environment or related field and five (5) years experience managing diverse finance teams.
• Must have extensive knowledge in accounting principles and practices including International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
• Must be a strategic thinker with strong business and financial acumen with the ability to effectively manage diverse, dynamic, competing priorities in day-to-day operational accountabilities
• Ability to build strong working relationships with all levels of management
• Strong organizational skills
• Ability to effectively manage multiple priorities, projects, and activities
• Strong leadership and team development and coaching skills

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested and qualified applicants should send their Applications & Curriculum Vitae to:

[email protected]

Kindly indicate the role you are applying for in the email subject.

Closing Date: 20 August, 2021

Ready to be part of our dynamic and innovative team? At AirtelTigo, we enhance the value of our employees by providing long-term growth and opportunities in an ever-evolving work environment. Our values are at the core of what we do and represents who we are; Simplicity, Transparency and Relevance. Initiate your journey to be part of our world-class team and experience a rewarding career.

 

 

Job Vacancy For Finance Manager

Posted on: August 12th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time,GH,N/A,5 years,19 Aug-2021};

A reputable institution is seeking to hire a Finance Manager for two facilities – A Dental Practice and a dailysis Clinic.

Job Summary/Purpose

• The primary function of this role is carrying out day-to-day financial matters by tracking and reporting on the financials of Platinum. It will also entail effective display of accounting rules and regulations and the efficient use of resources.
• The Job holder will work for two related Companies- 3 days a week for one and 2 days a week for the other.

Job Responsibilities

• Ensure finance and accounting records are maintained in compliance with General Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and sound finance policies and procedures.
• Analyze financial information to recommend or develop efficient use of resources and procedures, provide strategic recommendations and maintain solutions to business and financial problems.
• Ensure accurate and timely submission of monthly, quarterly and year-end reports by the set date agreed by the Practice.
• Responsible for recording all financial transactions (Cash, Bank, MTN Momo, and POS) into excel spreadsheet/ accounting software to ensure timely submission of reports.
• Implement procedures of receiving cheques / cash and ensure prompt bank lodgments of all payments of the Practice.
• Operate and manage petty cash for the Practice.
• Initiate all banking transactions in the online banking platforms and manage all debit and credit cards.
• Prepare and produce monthly bank reconciliation statements for all Bank Accounts operated by the Practice.
• Prepare monthly salaries and fees of staff, dentists and specialist of the Practice.
• Prepare and ensure submission of statutory payments i.e.PAYE, Withholding Tax, Provident Fund and SSF Contributions.
• Manage the Practices capital expenditure projects, and inventory, including both foreign and local purchases.
• Manage debtors and follow up on outstanding payments by clients,track client payments in advance for services.

Qualification Required & Experience

Job Requirements/Person Specifications:

• Chartered Accountant with a minimum of 5 year working experience.
• Knowledge of finance, treasury and economic principles and functions.
• Knowledge of applicable laws, codes and regulations

Personal Competence/Attributes:

• Professional demeanor
• Ability to maintain confidentiality
• Courteous attitude
• Attention to detail and accuracy
• Planning and organizing
• Strong communication skills
• Information and task monitoring
• Judgment and problem-solving

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Address to forward Applications Kindly forward your application and curriculum vitae to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 19 August, 2021

Job Vacancy For Finance Officer

Posted on: August 9th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{Deloitte Ghana,Accra,Full-Time,GH,Degree,3 years,23 Aug-2021};

A reputable – corporate organization with the mandate to mobilize, manage, coordinate, and provide financial resources for investment in a diversified portfolio of infrastructure projects in Ghana is seeking qualified professionals for several roles to join their team.

Job Title: Finance Officer

Role Purpose

• Implement approved financial and management accounting systems policies and procedures to facilitate the operations of GIF.

Key Result Areas

• Strategy and Policy implementation Vetting of payment vouchers and processes for approval/payment.
• Reconciliation of balance sheets for review by Superior Officers
• Set-up employees on approved Computerized Accounting System
• Process for payment employees benefits entitlements in line with approved conditions of service.
• Process monthly payroll for Staff for review and approval and prepare monthly payroll reports.
• Supervision of monthly bank reconciliation statements
• Perform any other duty(s) assigned by superiors

Qualification Required & Experience

• Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or final qualification in equivalent professional qualification in related field

Experience

• Three (3) years relevant working experience.

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Qualified and i interested applicants are encouraged to apply by submitting your most recent CV bearing your email address and mobile phone number and Cover letter to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 23 August, 2021

Note: Please use the correct job title as the subject of the email.

Only candidates shortlisted will be contacted

Job Vacancy For Administrative & Finance Manager

Posted on: April 13th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,12 May-2021};

A reputable construction company in Ghana offers the following position: Administrative & Finance Manager

Qualification Required & Experience

• Candidate should have ample experience in road/bridge works (min. 8yrs) in bookkeeping, cost management, financial reporting and managing financial and administration teams of road projects.
• Must have perfect computer literacy including accounting software and report writing skills.

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Attach CV, Diploma, references from previous employers and telephone numbers for immediate contact. Dynamic and devoted candidates are invited to send applications to the following email:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 12 May, 2021

 

Job Vacancy For Finance and Administration Director

Posted on: January 13th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{Abt Associates,Tamale,Full-Time,GH,Degree,10 years,22 Jan-2021};

Organization Overview

The International Development Division focuses on improving the lives and economic well-being of people in lower and middle-income countries. We command technical expertise in health, agriculture, climate change, food security and governance—as well as in international evaluation. Our multi-layered health portfolio includes policy, health promotion and disease prevention, health finance, and health systems management. In partnership with government clients and local experts, our high-quality programs in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East are known for impact and innovation.

Job Summary

Abt Associates is currently seeking a qualified Finance and Administration (F&A) Director for the upcoming Resilience in Northern Ghana (RING) II – Systems Strengthening Activity. This Activity focuses on enhancing the ability of all stakeholders to address poor nutrition and weak resilience in northern Ghana. The RING II – Systems Strengthening activity will result in sustained improvements in the delivery of local services to achieve measurable improvements in the nutrition and resilience of an estimated 85,000 reproductive-aged women and children under five years old.

The position will be based in Tamale, Ghana and is contingent upon project award to Abt Associates.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

• Oversees the development of administrative and operations management systems and processes required to support activity implementation, ensuring compliance with USAID and Abt policies and regulations.
• Manages implementation of financial, administrative, and HR policies and procedures that meet activity needs and corporate and client requirements.
• Oversees procurement efforts for the activity including selection and negotiation with vendors, and management of subcontractors on the activity in compliance with USAID and Abt Associates procurement regulations.
• Ensures compliance with USAID and Abt Associates policies, regulations and procedures governing the activity contract.
• Supervises institutional subcontracts and sub-agreements with assistance from the Abt Associates home office support team.
• Ensures that the budget and audit projections, expenditure, tracking and reporting are in accordance with USAID and Abt requirements, procedures, and practices for compliance and audits.
• Creates and maintains financial reporting and tracking systems, and provides financial performance updates on activities. Guides the administrative team on annual work planning, and ensure submission of quality operational plans, budgets, and reports.
• Oversees HR management functions including: recruitment, hiring, transition, and termination; benefits administration; performance appraisal; and ongoing performance management.
• Upholds the standards of Abt Associates to lead a high performing team and ensures strict compliance to USAID and Abt’s policies, regulations, and internal controls.

Qualification Required & Experience

• Bachelor’s Degree with at least 10 years’ experience in business administration, finance, accounting, management, or other relevant field required. Master’s preferred.
• Experience with financial and administrative management of international development programs and other donor-funded projects in the field required; USAID F&A management experience required.
• Excellent financial management skills and knowledge of latest project management tools and computer applications such as Microsoft Office and Quickbooks.
• Supervisory and/or management work experience including: (1) direct supervision of professional and support staff; (2) quality evaluation of staff performance and deliverable; (3) contract management; and (4) ability to lead large complex programs and motivate multidisciplinary, multicultural teams.
• Experience in Ghana or similar development context, highly preferred.
• Ability to advise teams on new approaches that sustain and/or improve project delivery.
• Ability to sustain timeliness of program delivery amidst adaptations from changing operational demands and client feedback.
• Ability to set priorities and multi-task.
• Strong analytical and computer skills, with emphasis on budgeting and financial analysis.
• Excellent organizational skills.
• Excellent written and spoken English communications skills.
• Ghanaian nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.

Experience

• Master’s degree and 8-10 years of experience OR the equivalent combination of education and experience.

Location: Tamale

How To Apply For The Job

Interested candidates may send their CV and cover letter to:

Please include the position title and “Ghana RING II” in the subject line of the email. One email per position application.

[email protected]

Closing Date: 22 January, 2021

Job Vacancy For Finance Manager

Posted on: July 8th, 2020 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Kumasi,Full-Time, GH,HND / Degree,N/A,31 Jul-2020};

A newly established multi-fruit processing company located in Kumasi is seeking energetic, performance-oriented and service-focused individuals for the following vacant position: Finance Manager

Duties and Responsibilities

• Handles all financial transactions, systems and policies of the company
• Prepares regular financial reports for top management and executives
• Assist in audit process by providing information and data as required
• Ensures compliance with taxation legislation
• Responsible for financial forecast and risk analysis

Qualification Required & Experience

• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and finance, HND accounting or a relevant field
• Experience in business and financial environment
• Computer skills particularly with accounting softwares
• Planning and interpersonal skills

Remuneration and Benefits: Attractive and negotiable

Location: Kumasi

How To Apply For The Job

Qualified applicants should send their application letter, CV, relevant supporting documents and contact details to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 31 July, 2020