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A state-category Microfinance Bank Licensed by the CBN and operating in the South-South region of Nigeria requires the service of a dynamic result-oriented financial manager, with a proven record of accomplishment, to serve as its Financial Controller.
Position: The Financial Controller
The position is a top management position that reports to the Managing Director and the Board of the Bank. The Financial Controller undertakes all aspects of financial management, including corporate accounting, regulatory and financial reporting, financial risk management, budget and forecast preparation, and development of internal control policies and procedures.

Qualifications, Experience and Skills Requirements:

B.Sc./M Sc. degree in Finance or Accounting Professional qualifications such as ACA, ACIB, MCIB and CPA. Proven working experience in the Operations and Finance department of banks for over five years with overall banking, accounting, and finance experience.
Proficiency in Information Technology.
Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process.
Excellent accounting software user and administration skills.
Strong communication, presentation, and interpersonal relationship skills.

Successful Candidate must be capable and willing to:
Manage all accounting operations including Billing, Account Recording, Account Posting, General Ledger Balancing, Financial and Management Accounting, Inventory Accounting, Revenue Capturing and Cost Control.
Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls.
Coordinate and direct the budget preparation and financial forecasts and report variances. Prepare and publish monthly financial statements on a timely basis.
Coordinate the preparation of Financial and Management Accounts for the use of Executive Management and Board of Directors.
Coordinate the preparation of Statutory and regulatory reports and Support month-end and year-end close process.
Research and resolve technical accounting issues for regulatory and prudential compliance.
Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting.
Prepare the periodic Financial Statements on a timely basis, in readiness for the External Audit and liaise with the External Auditors for a successful annual audit.
Manage and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements, IFRS, and tax filings.
Carry out additional duties of financial controller, as may be assigned by the Executive Management.

Interested and qualified candidates should forward their applications and Curriculum Vitae on or before Friday, March 1, 2024, to and copy

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