Job Recruitment for Group Financial Controller – Expatriate at Adexen HR and Recruitment Services

Adexen HR and Recruitment Services is seeking to recruit an Expatriate Group Financial Controller for one of its clients in the Oil&Gas and Engineering sector for its Nigerian operations.Our client is a leading Oilfield Equipment, Structural Steel and Marine Structures Engineering and Fabrication Company. Today, the Group plays a leading role in meeting the needs of the Oil & Gas, Telecommunications and Power Industries by supplying products and services to international standards, previously only imported.Job Title:   Group Financial Controller - ExpatriateJob descriptionOverall responsibility for articulating and formulating appropriate strategies for the finance function in order to attain the corporate goals and objectivesResponsible for providing leadership, guidance, overall management of the finance function and implementation of Group’s finance objectives, policies and proceduresStrategicOversee and drive the finance function’s operational strategy, annual plans and programmesEnsure alignment of the function’s strategy with Group’s corporate strategy, goals and objectivesOversee the process of financial planning, budgeting and forecastingDevelop and maintain strategic relationships with key banks and other financial institutionsDevelop and review benchmarks for measuring the financial and operating performance of the various divisions that make up the GroupAssess and report on trends and opportunities for expansion and make projections for future business growthIdentify risks and long-term financial implications of intended corporate projects/ initiatives, and advise the Board accordinglyArticulate, develop and implement strategies to ensure that funding requirements are proactively anticipated and met at a reasonable costOperationalAuthorise expenditure/ transactions in line with the organisation’s approved authority limitsCoordinate timely preparation, consolidation and reporting of monthly and annual financial statements and ensure they reflect the Group’s financial position and comply with statutory and regulatory requirementsPeriodically review key financial activity, management accounts and business performance reports and take appropriate action to ensure the organisation’s business objectives are achievedEnsure availability of adequate funding and cashflow management as required for business operations, in line with the Company’s financial policiesOversee preparation of financial analysis for contract negotiations and investment decision making purposesManage capital budgeting process; periodically review business valuations and provide recommendations to the BoardEnsure compliance with taxation requirements and achieve budgeted effective tax rate for the CompanyEstablish robust financial controls, systems and procedures as necessaryManage the relationship with external auditors, regulatory bodies/authorities and financial management consultantsManage and develop framework for delegation of authority on financial issues and present to the Board for approvalProvide timely, accurate and relevant financial information for decision makingArticulate specific strategies for effectively identifying, assessing and controlling financial risks and maintain internal control systems to safeguard financial assetsEnsure on-going incorporation of leading practices in the operations and activities of the department  

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