Financial Controller in a Reputable Oil and Gas E&P Company

Arion Energy Services Limited – Our client, a reputable EPC Company in the Oil & Gas sector is recruiting to fill the position below:



Job Title: Financial Controller
Location: Delta
Reports to: Chief Financial Officer (CFO)


  • You will ensure accurate reporting and analysis of company’s financial transactions
  • You will also be responsible for effectively managing the company’s financial resources as well as recommending strategies for managing operational costs and maximising profits.


  • Liaises with the Group CFO to develop / update and implement financial and accounting policies, procedures, and strategies across the Group
  • Assists in the development and maintenance of sound financial controls across the group’s operations
  • Coordinates the proper capturing of financial transactions and consolidation of the company’s accounts from all business units and functions
  • Prepares accurate, comprehensive, and timely financial and management information including tax, cash flow, management accounts and other statutory accounts
  • Coordinates the preparation of the company’s financial reports
  • Manages the statutory reporting process, including setting timetables and providing guidelines to operational finance teams across the Group. This includes supporting the year end Group accounts and annual review process
  • Provides technical training, guidance and advise on financial accounting issues, developments, and trends
  • Reviews weekly reports submitted by various departmentsn/ functional units and presents timely reports to the CFO
  • Assists the CFO in financial risk management and control
  • Ensure strict adherence to HSE policies and procedures and comply with safe work methods as required
  • Works with finance teams to ensure intra-group balances are regularly reconciled and variances fully investigated and resolved
  • Develops the Group’s annual plans, budgets, forecasts, and financial performance metrics to guide business operations and strategy execution
  • Establishes company-wide standards for system, data, and processes
  • Develops, updates, and guides the implementation of finance SOPs across the group
  • Designs and guides the implementation of a sound accounting framework and compliance with tax and other statutory provisions
  • Maintains on-going liaison with relevant external bodies / contacts e.g., regulatory organisations, auditors, solicitors, banks etc
  • Prepares Letters of Credit for approval and forwards to the bank to facilitate the importation of products
  • Oversees the computation and remittance of taxes, payment of insurance premiums and other statutory fees
  • Perform any other duty that may be assigned by Supervisor / line Manager.


  • First Degree in Finance / Accounting / Economics
  • Relevant professional qualification e.g., Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Association of Certified and Chartered Accountants (ACCA)
  • Competency in the use of automated financial accounting and reporting applications
  • Good knowledge of local and international financial regulatory standards
  • Intuitiveness and attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Strong analytical and leadership skills
  • High level of integrity and objectivity
  • Creates a culture of continuous improvement.
  • A minimum of 10 years relevant experience with at least 5 years at management level
  • Experience in finance, accounting, budgeting, and cost control principles
  • Sound knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Experience in financial management and ability to diagnose and solve complex financial problems
  • Ability to analyze financial data and interpret financial reports, statements, and projections
  • Strong Integrity



How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: [email protected] using “Financial Controller” as subject of the mail.

Note: Only qualified candidates will be contacted


Application Deadline  24th May, 2021.

Newsletter Updates

Enter your email address below to subscribe to our newsletter

Search For Jobs Offers in Nigeria