Finance Supervisor Recruitment at Sahara Group

Sahara Group is a leading international energy and infrastructure conglomerate with operations in over 38 countries across Africa, Middle East, Europe and Asia.

Spanning three decades, we have broken ground and challenged stereotypes across the global business landscape. The women and men who make up our organization are our strongest levers for growth. Through their unparalleled talent and dedication, we have expanded our global footprint and earned the distinction of becoming a fast growing and dynamic multinational organization with an African heritage.

Position Title: Finance Supervisor
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Department: Sahara Group Limited
Type: Full Time
Min. Experience: Mid Level

Purpose Statement:

To provide timely, accurate and up to date financial information to enhance the decision making of the organisation as far as Finance and Accounts is concerned.

Key Deliverables:

  • Invoice processing
  • Initiation of statutory remittances (PAYE, WHT, VAT and Pension)
  • Apportioning of bulk invoices amongst all sister entities & Preparation of debit memos to them.
  • Booking, monitoring and preparation of monthly accrual journals
  • Booking, monitoring and preparation of monthly prepayment journals
  • Maintenance of the property, plant and equipment register
  • Review of petty cash retirement & replenishment
  • Bank reconciliation
  • Management of Inter-company Transactions and Balances
  • Monthly/quarterly preparation of accounts for management reporting
  • Supervising Accounts officer(s) functions
  • Any other accounting and finance function(s)


  • Good/Sound knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge of accounting packages/software
  • Requires minimal supervision
  • Ability to be creative in doing the mundane
  • Effective time and resources management

Minimum Qualification / Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years Post-NYSC work experience in a similiar role.
  • Professional Qualification is a must.

Personality Traits:

  • Must be hard working
  • Must be a quick thinker
  • Must have be assertive
  • Must be Resilient
  • Must have good interpersonal skills
  • Must possess analytical skills

Working Relationships

  • Finance Manager
  • Treasury Manager/Accountant
  • Management Accountant
  • Auditors – Internal and External
  • Bankers
  • Accountants in related entities

Application Deadline: January 18, 2018.

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