Finance Officer Job at Tongston Entrepreneurship Holdings

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  • Posted : 10th September 2020 -Accepting applications
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Job Detail

  • Career Level Others
  • Experience 3 Years
  • Gender Any
  • Qualifications Bachelor's Degree

Job Description

Tongston is a pan-African group of companies connecting entrepreneurship and education through finance, media, consulting and training. Tongston, with special focus on secondary education, partners with educators, parents, students, profit and non-profit enterprises, social influencers, investors and government, whilst leveraging on media, learning and finance, to transform secondary schools into entrepreneurship institutes, secondary teachers to entrepreneurial educators and secondary students to entrepreneurial learners.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Position: Finance Officer

Job Location: Abuja (FCT)

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Maintain and keep financial records of all the Company’s activities
  • Manage the disbursement of funds for all activities and other general administrative functions of the Company
  • Develop finance organizational strategies by contributing financial and accounting information, analysis, and recommendations to strategic thinking and direction; establishing functional objectives in line with organizational objectives
  • Develop organization prospects by studying economic trends and revenue opportunities; projecting acquisition and expansion prospects; analyzing organization operations; identifying opportunities for improvement, cost reduction, and systems enhancement; accumulating capital to fund expansion
  • Develop financial strategies by forecasting capital, facilities, and staff requirements; identifying monetary resources; developing action plans
  • Manage processes for financial forecasting, budgets and consolidation and reporting to the Company

Education / Expereience

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline preferably in the management sciences and quantitative degrees (e.g. statistics, accounting, finance, mathematics)
  • Additional qualification such as ACCA or ICAN is a requirement where the bachelor’s degree is not in the preferred courses above
  • A Chartered Financial Analyst qualification or equivalent will be a plus
  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel, Powerpoint and Word

Required Skills
The candidate should demonstrate competence in all of the following:

  • Financial Planning and Strategy
  • Managing Profitability
  • Strategic Planning and Vision
  • Process Improvement
  • Forecasting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Developing Budgets
  • Financial Skills
  • Dealing with Complexity
  • Understanding ethical business practices and ensure that own behavior and the behavior of others is consistent with these standards and aligns with the values of the organization
  • Building Relationships
  • Effective Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Organizational skills
  • Problem solving
  • Strategy skills

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their Cover Letter & CV to: info@tongston.com using the Job Title as subject of the email.

Note: Shortlisted Candidates will be invited to a series of competency-based tests, interviews and assessment centres.

Required skills