Finance Manager (Female) at Dreams Placement Hub

Job Description

Dreams Placement Hub – Our client, a Transport and Logistics Company, is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Finance Manager (Female)

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Preparation of annual revenue, capital expenditure and working capital budget.
  • Preparation of projected profit and loss account and balance sheet for the business.
  • Preparation of monthly profit and loss account and balance sheet & comparison of the same with the budget and analyzing the reasons for variations.
  • Monitor and analyze accounting data and timely provision of accurate financial reports or statements to management.
  • Preparation of monthly & daily cash flows, monitoring of payments and managing of working capital
  • Month and End-year Closing Process
  • Co-ordination with relevant stakeholders for day to day accounting of transactions, data entries , Collections & cash flows.
  • Managing and reviewing payroll
  • Monitoring and managing Collections
  • Ensuring that all statutory liabilities are paid on time and prioritizing payments towards other outstanding liabilities.
  • Responsible for day to day accounting, preparation of annual profit and loss account balance sheet and liasoning with statutory auditors.
  • Co-ordination with Internal and External auditors as regards various audit reports pertaining to the business.
  • Establish and enforce proper accounting methods, policies and principles
  • Provide recommendations to Management on Ideal Accounting Practices by recommending, developing, and implementing policies and programs that guide the organization in maintaining and improving its competitive position and profitability
  • Improve systems and procedures and initiate corrective actions
  • Assign projects and direct staff to ensure compliance and accuracy
  • Meet Financial Accounting objectives
  • Establish and maintain fiscal files and records to document transactions
  • Manage others, develop exceptional talent, and encourage your team to challenge assumptions
  • Create a “learn by doing” environment by engaging managers to promote and encourage continued customer focus.


  • First Degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Engineering, Mathematics or similar Degree.
  • 8+ years of relevant finance work experience.
  • Must be Female
  • Chartered Accountant preferred
  • Finance Leader / Manager or equivalent with experience leading a team.

Specific Skills:

  • Proven track record of taking ownership and driving results
  • Demonstrated ability to build and manage financial models for business forecasting, variance analysis, and problem-solving
  • Strong ability to work with business leaders to deliver results, including the ability to persuade with data.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • An eye towards continuous process improvement, including the ability to innovate and simplify both finance and operational processes
  • Ability to think at both the strategic and implementation level andto think big while also diving deep
  • Experience in a business partnering role
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel and other analytical tools.

Application Closing Date
24th December, 2021.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: 

[email protected] 

using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.