Nature and Scope:
The successful candidate will report to the Managing Director. He/She will be
responsible for maintenance'of books of accounts, financial reporting and all back office
operations. He/She will supervise the financial budgeting process and reporting.
payment to suppliers, disbursement of loans as well as formulation of controls to
safeguard the financial resources of the bank.
⦁ Co-ordinate budgeting exercise including production of regular budget report and
⦁ Supervise the division and monitor financial information on a daily basis to ensure
that accounting records are accurately and properly prepared and maintained;
⦁ Advise the company on tax matters i.e. VAT, corporate tax, PAVE, withholding tax, to
ensure statutory compliance and prepare the relevant monthly/annual returns;
⦁ Provide support to the Treasury and Funding Directorate when assessing funding
requirements and managing cash on a daily basis including investing the excess
funds and managing minimum requirements;
⦁ Prepare quarterly, bi-annual and annual statutory accounts in line with accepted
accounting standards and liaises with external statutory auditors;
⦁ Supervise disbursement of loans to borrowers approved by the bank;
⦁ Design and implement internal financial controls;
⦁ Supervise the auditing of the bank's financial statements done by the external
⦁ Monitor cash requirements/position;
⦁ Preparation of all statutory and regulatory reports in line with accepted accounting
⦁ Provide guidance to the Management on issues pertaining to accounting as well as
financial and regulatory reporting;
⦁ Review work performance of staff in the Directorate including their development
and welfare in line with the bank's policies and objectives;
⦁ Perform any other related duties as assigned by the Managing Director from time to
Minimum Qualifications. Knowledge and Experience:
⦁ Master's Degree/Postgraduate qualifications in Accounts, Commerce, Economics or
⦁ Internationally recognized accounting qualification such as ACCA, ACA, and CPA (T);
⦁ Minimum of 8 years relevant experience of which 4 must be in a senior position
covering Finance and Administration in a commercial bank or similar banking/or
related financial institution;
⦁ Ability to analyse and interpret financial statements and make recommendations;
⦁ Leadership, motivation and people management skills;
⦁ Strong written and communication skills with ability to write documentation in a
concise and focused style;
⦁ High developed Computer skills.
MODE OF APPLICATION AND DEADLINE
Qualified candidates should apply in writing to or lodge their applications at the address shown below, enclosing:
1. Application letter showing how they meet the requirements of the position;
2. An up-to-date Curriculum Vitae; J.
3.Contacts stating name in full, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of the candidate; .
4. Copies of relevant certificates I
5. Names and full contacts of three (l) referees.
Closing date: Applications should reach the undersigned not later than 4.00 pm on Friday, 1st June 2018.