BUA Cement

Finance Manager

Reporting to: Finance Director; Assistant Finance Director

Location: BUA Cement Plc (Sokoto)

Internally Relates With: Finance Department Staff

External Relationship: Investors Relationship Manager, Regulators


To provide an integrated Human Resources service with respect to Manpower planning and recruitment, in line with directives, policies, and procedures of the Company and to improve the performance levels of the employees.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ensure timely generation and rendition of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements and other reports required by management.
  •  Report on financial performance, analyze past results, perform variance analysis, identify trends, competitor monitoring and make recommendations for improvements
  • Oversee the reconciliation of the various general ledger accounts, ensuring in-depth investigation of errors and their prompt resolution
  • Assist in monitoring and ensuring adequate control over financial administration, expenditure and assets management across all departments.
  • Responsible for transforming Financial Statement to required format for statutory audit and regulatory bodies requirement.
  • Identifying risks inherent in the business and advise on how best to mitigate same and ensure full compliance to requisite rules and regulations.
  • Ensure all bank, intercompany and other G/L – S/L reconciliations are done on a monthly basis and approve them.

Key Competencies

  • Minimum of 2nd Class Upper (BSC/HND) in Accounting, Finance, or related discipline from a recognised institution
  • Must have relevant professional qualification (ICAN/ACCA/ANAN)
  • At least 7 years relevant accounting and financial experience
  • At least 2 years’ experience as Finance Manager in a reputable international company
  • Good knowledge of accounting package required
  • Ability to analyse financial data and prepare financial reports, statements, and projections.
  • Understanding and up-to-date knowledge of regulatory requirements for financial reporting (including IFRSs) is an advantage
  • Good MS Office apps knowledge and user

How to Apply

Closing date: Tuesday 1st of August 2023