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Head of Finance at an Oil and Gas Company – Deloitte Nigeria

  • Full Time
  • Lagos

Deloitte Nigeria


Deloitte Nigeria – Our client, an Oil and Gas company, is recruiting suitable candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title:?Head of Finance

Category: Finance



  • We are currently in search of a skilled finance professional to fill the position of Head of Finance for our client, a leading Oil and Gas Company.
  • The ideal candidate will provide financial advisory and services to assure cash flow adequacy, optimal gearing, near and long-term liquidity required to actualise the business? profitability.
  • Additionally, oversee all accounting functions as well as ensure adherence to regulatory and financial compliance.


  • Responsible for accounting services. This includes monthly financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting, 5-year financial plans and all statutory financial reporting.
  • Play a key role in the formulation of the business’s strategy.
  • Assure near-term cash flow and availability of longer-term liquidity for operations, profits and growth and ensure appropriate treasury controls.
  • Responsible for managing the relationship with financial institutions, ensuring an optimally geared profile ? overseeing the company?s banking and loan arrangements.
  • Managing and overseeing the taxation affairs of the organization and liaising with the external tax firm for specialist advice.
  • Manage the budget preparation, disbursement, monitoring, reporting and evaluation activities.7. Conduct investment appraisal and analysis.
  • Managing hedging and foreign currencies
  • Accountable for developing, overseeing and managing compliance with the (Financial) Manual of Authorities
  • Overseeing Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Tax, Treasury, Payroll, Financial and Management Accounting functions
  • Overseeing commercial decision-making from tender analysis, margin analysis, pricing analysis etc.
  • Managing the fixed assets register; ensure all assets are properly identified, amortized and disposed of.
  • Advising and implementing best practice methods to increase revenue and reduce costs.
  • Advising on market changes and providing strategic financial recommendations.
  • Support the Internal Audit team to achieve regulatory compliance ? both financial and business.
  • Own and implement whistle-blowing, fraud prevention and detection activities.
  • Responsible for managing finance staff across the Company (including learning and development)


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business Administration or a related field.
  • Relevant accounting professional certification e.g., ICAN, ACA etc. is mandatory.
  • An MBA will be an added advantage.
  • Must have at least 10 years’ experience in a management role, with proven capacity to lead a high-performance cross-functional team.
  • Experience in Legislative and Regulatory financial reporting, Risk Management and Compliance and Business knowledge
  • Interpersonal skills with the ability to manage relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • High Level of Integrity.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.


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