Job Title: Finance Manager

Salary: 400knet

Location: Port-Harcourt

Industry: Oil and Gas

The Finance Manager will effectively manage and distribute the approved financial resources
of the company. He/she is responsible for the overall budget planning and implementation.
He/she will support the executive management team by offering insights and financial advice
that will allow them to make the best business decisions for the company’s growth and

Job Description

  • Guide the accounting department in all accounting, financial and administrative disciplines and ensures accounting excellence, high productivity, and satisfaction in full specifications
  • Define, optimize and implement standard accounting processes in cooperation with CFO
  • Ensure timely, accurate and justified accounts
  • Monitor performance on accounting excellence and initiate corrective measures
  • Prepare financial statements in line with FIRS
  • Monitor cash flow, receivables, and payables
  • Be the first point of contact for LIRS and FIRS related questions and audits
  • Ensure close monitoring of the monthly overhead budget
  • Ensure accounting excellence within area of responsibility
  • Ensure appropriate staffing and training in conjunction with Human Resources
  • Ensure the correct and full use of accounting enabling applications
  • Ensure and provide timely responses to customer, vendor, colleagues’ generated emails or other documents/communication
  • Ensure regular daily, weekly and monthly reporting to management
  • Manage staff under his/her responsibility and tasks as assigned by management


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance related discipline.
  • Minimum of 7 years experience preferably at Senior level in the Oil and Gas sector.
  • Proven experience in working with LIRS/FIRS and external auditors.
  • Technology Savvy
  • Proficient with the use of ERP
  • Have a vast understanding of finance policies and procedures
  • Have knowledge of accounting systems, software, and practices
  • Strong project management skills
  • Have a good knowledge of Sage
  • Ability to plan, prioritize, assign, and control
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Should have excellent presentation skills
  • Great negotiation skills

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: victoria Island

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