Canary Point Corporate Services Limited is a financial services group of companies. CPCS Group is a holding company for various other companies that offer a range of investment and financial services to the public with the aim of offering effective money management. CPCS Group encompasses a broad range of businesses whose services span various areas of specialty within the financial sector.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Senior Accountant
This position plays a key support role to the Group Finance Head in the following areas, included but not limited to Financial & Strategic Plan implementation, Financial Governance & Reporting and operational excellence.
Duties & Responsibilities
Acts as liaison with external financial services organisations, auditors, regulators, clients and related parties and investors as may be required
Actively promotes effective financial processes including internal control, risk assessment and mitigation, proper documentation and spending accountability
Observe and report market trends, competitor activities & consumer preferences and positions
Ensures compliance with industry, regulatory and company policies and procedures
Ensure the provision of timely, comprehensive and accurate financial reports, providing regular updates for Line Manager and Management’s use
Remit statutory taxes to appropriate bodies as at when due
Reports known contraventions of financial statutory regulations and/or group policies to Line Manager
Assists in Audit / Examination queries as may be required from time to time
Ensure compliance with relevant investment and securities Act and anti-money laundering policies
Supports in the implementation of articulated financial strategy for eh business based on business growth and plans
Ensures the effective day-to-day accounting operations, transaction processes and reconciliations in a timely and qualitative manner
Assists in the preparation of management accounts for the company
Preparation and update of schedules to the account
Prepares reports and key information to Finance Head and other internal / external stakeholders as directed
Manage departmental budgetary allocations and ensure that disbursements are adequately tracked and/or retired as due
Assist in the preparation of company annual budgets
Works with the Line Manager to reduce costs, enhance revenues, achieve effective utilisation of capital and attain projected cash flow, IRR / ROC and profitability targets.
Performs other assigned duties as delegated by the CFO from time to time.
Must be based in around Lekki, Jakande, Ajah, Surulere and its environs.
Degree in Accounting, Finance or a related discipline
ICAN / ACCA Membership is an added advantage
Minimum of 3-5 years experience in a supervisory role
Good presentation skills with knowledge of PowerPoint and other presentation tools
Strong analysis and financial modelling skills with advanced use of Microsoft Excel and other analytical tools 5-8 years of experience, preferably in the financial industry
Must have power or energy work experience
Good knowledge of other Microsoft Office applications, Word, Outlook, etc.
Key Result Areas:
Number of amendments to bank
instructions as a result of internal company negligence
Performance on external audit examinations; number and complexity of queries raised, level of suspense and un-reconciled items
Ease of retrieval of information and documents
Timeliness of service delivery to end-users
Minimizing cost of operations
Adequacy and effectiveness of accounting processes & systems in enabling business operations
Effectiveness and adequacy of Treasury and cash management efforts
Timeliness and accuracy of financial management reports within support function
Customer satisfaction levels – speed of delivery and quality of service.
HND / B.Sc / M.Sc in Finance / Accounting.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.
Application Deadline 5th March, 2020.
Note: Only applications of those residing in the specified locations will be considered.