Finance Manager

Full time
Lagos
Posted 3 months ago

Lotus Capital Limited is a full-service ethical investment management company specializing in Asset Management, Private Wealth Management, and Financial Advisory services. Lotus Capital is a pioneer in non-interest finance in Nigeria and duly registered with the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) as Fund Managers. Over the last 16 years, we have consistently contributed towards the growth of non-interest finance in the Nigerian capital market, and also manage 3 mutual funds listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Finance Manager

Key Functions and Responsibilities

  • Team Lead:
    • Provide leadership and ensure efficient and effective management of staff and resources in the Financial Control Unit
    • Act as the main point of contact with the company’s auditors and tax consultants
  • Financial Strategy, Reporting, and Control:
    • Adequate and timely financial, Treasury, MPR, Investment Committee, and Management and Board reports
    • Using Power Business Intelligence technology, prepare and present financial and statistical reports for Management use
    • Ensure adequate financial control and compliance with all applicable laws, rules, regulations, and standards
    • Establish a financial strategy to support the implementation of the company’s objectives
  • Filing of returns:
    • Prompt and accurate filing of weekly, monthly, and quarterly returns to SEC, NSE, trustees, and NFIU
  • Treasury Management:
    • Ensure that all company funds are efficiently invested
  • Fund Accounting Operations:
    • Ensure all fund accounting operations are properly managed and the reports are accurate and timely submitted to all the stakeholders
  • Budget:
    • Prepare annual and other supplementary budgets
    • Generate input for the annual financial plan and budget of the company
  • Cost Control:
    • Supervise expenditure and cost control
  • Others:
    • Analyze and interpret financial data and recommend changes to improve systems and financial performance
    • Work with CFO to generate income to accomplish the company’s short-term long-term vision
    • Optimization of Power Business Intelligence tools

Key Performance Goals

  • Error-free reports;
  • Management accounts due two days after month end;
  • Treasury reports every Monday;
  • Investment Committee Report ready by close of business on Friday;
  • Bi-annual client reports ready within two weeks of the period end;
  • Zero penalties from regulators;
  • Enforce Service Level Agreements;
  • Audited accounts for the company and funds ready within 30 days of year-end;
  • All reports are to be filed as and when due;
  • Automation of processes.

Qualifications

  • Candidates should possess an HND / B.Sc. Degree with relevant work experience.

Competencies and Skills:

  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Good leadership and problem-solving skills
  • Analytical, reasoning, and negotiation skills
  • Proactive
  • Enthusiasm, energy, and commitment
  • High standards of ethics and integrity;
  • Tenacity and empathy;
  • Excellent customer relationship etiquette;
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Result-driven with the ability to make things happen.

Job Dimensions:

  • Financial Reporting
  • Statutory returns
  • Budget control
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Corporate governance
  • Strategy development and execution.

Key Interfaces

  • CFO
  • Management Team
  • Auditors
  • Tax Consultants
  • Regulatory Authorities – FIRS, LIRS, SEC, PENCOM, NSE, FRCN
  • Financial institutions.

What is in it for You

  • Career Development
  • Competitive Salary
  • 13th Month Salary
  • Performance Bonus
  • Flexible Work Schedule
  • Friendly Work Culture
  • And much more.

Job Features

Job CategoryFinance role
Application Closing Date10 December 2023

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