Finance Manager at Palladium, Sokoto, Nigeria

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Deadline: 3 April 2019

Palladium is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Finance Manager in Sokoto, Nigeria. The duration of this post is 5 years.

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The Finance Manager is responsible for ensuring the smooth processing of financial information.

Palladium’s mission is to catalyze an enriched future for all.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

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The Finance Manager will perform the following functions:

  • Support senior level finance and operations staff to ensure that project deliverables are met.
  • Review financial and operational content for appropriate project reports.
  • Support the annual workplan process and other strategic planning processes.
  • Assist in overseeing overall financial system implementation including controls and standards for IHP state offices.
  • Review and maintain strong system of internal controls to ensure accurate financial reporting.
  • Examine financial documents such as payroll, vouchers, invoices, delivery notes, purchase orders and other documents to ensure the completeness, accuracy, and validity of financial data.
  • Monitor disbursement of funds from the project bank account(s) to ensure compliance with Palladium’s financial policies and procedures.
  • Work with finance team and technical leads to manage and forecast cash needs for Nigeria offices.
  • Regularly review cash management practices, develop, and provide feedback on cash risk mitigation strategies.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have:

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  • University graduate and Master’s Degree in Finance, Business Administration, or other relevant masters-level degree.
  • CPA, Chartered Accountancy, other relevant professional certification, or additional 8 years of relevant professional experience accepted as alternative to Master’s Degree.
  • At least 8 years of work experience in broader finance and operations management with an international organization and USG contracts preferred (including office management, HR, finance, IT, and logistics).
  • Experience directly managing finance and administration staff persons.
  • Proven problem identification and resolution experience with budgeting, forecasting, banking, tax authorities, foreign currency transactions, and other related issues.
  • Capacity and/or experience in designing and implementing Value for Money standards and decision-making.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and excellent interpersonal skills to form effective working relationships at all levels.
  • High level of computer literacy.
  • Ability to deal appropriately with sensitive issues and maintain a high level of confidentiality at all times.
  • Cross-functional team player.
  • Results oriented and attention to detail.
  • Proven experience in managing expenditures within budget.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit Palladium.

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