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Finance Expert At Discovery Cycle Professionals

Date Posted: 21/Aug/2014
Deadline: 25/Aug/2014

Discovery Cycle Professionals (A Division of Discovery Cycle Limited) is a global network of experienced academics and consultants assembled to provide world-class knowledge-based services globally. DCP has diverse experience across different professional fields and offers a wide-range of multi-disciplinary professional services.

Finance Expert

Location of Job (Department and Division): Head Office, Abuja, (Tax, Audit & Risk Advisory Division)
Number of Subordinates: 3
Reports to: Associate Partner

Core Purpose Of The Job

  • The Finance Expert is responsible for maintaining Corporate Financial, Accounting, Administrative and Personnel Services in order to meet organisational requirements and support general operations.

Key Performance Areas:

  • Core, Essential Responsibilities/ Output Of Position (KPA’s)

Role and Task Complexities:

  • Assist with preparation of the budget
  • Implement financial policies and procedures
  • Establish and maintain cash controls
  • Establish, maintain and reconcile the general ledger
  • Monitor cash reserves and investments
  • Prepare and reconcile bank statements
  • Establish and maintain supplier accounts
  • Processes supplier invoices
  • Maintain the purchase order system
  • Ensure data is entered into the system
  • Ensure transactions are properly recorded and entered into the computerized accounting system
  • Prepare income statements
  • Prepare balance sheets
  • Prepare monthly financial statements
  • Prepare quarterly reports and report on variances
  • Assist with the annual audit
  • Maintain the computerised accounting system
  • Maintain financial files and records
  • Negotiates with stakeholders to achieve the best overall results.
  • Review clients’ projects and offer professional and technical consultation.
  • Identifies profitable firms, prepares business proposals and delivers
  • Identifies profitable firms, prepares business proposals and delivers
  • Re-engineer and implement existing processes to reflect company’s objectives
  • Proactively identify and eliminate financial inefficiencies within units and company at large industry standards.

Minimum Requirements


  • A minimum of B.Sc. in any Financial related discipline
  • An M.Sc. is an added advantage


  • At least 3 years cognate experience in Corporate Finance


  • Must be a member of any Financial Professional body



  • Must have great knowledge of Public Sector Finance
  • Must have good knowledge Management Consulting

Skills/physical Competencies:

  • Supervisory skills
  • Team building
  • Accounting and bookkeeping skills
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Decision making skills
  • Effective verbal and listening communications skills
  • Effective written communications skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English
  • Computer skills including the ability to operate computerised accounting, spreadsheet and word-processing programmes at a highly proficient level
  • Stress management skills
  • Time management skills

Behavioural Qualities:

  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Well detailed and Organised
  • Very proactive.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV's with the Job Title as the subject to: [email protected]

Note: Candidate must be resident in Abuja and should be able to resume within short notice

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