Financial Reporting Officer needed at VDT Communications Ltd

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Job title : Financial Reporting Officer

Job Location : Lagos

Deadline : December 18, 2023

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Job Overview

  • The Financial Reporting Manager is responsible for overseeing the preparation and analysis of financial reports to ensure accuracy, compliance with accounting standards, and timely delivery to stakeholders.
  • This role involves managing a team and collaborating with various departments to provide valuable insights into the organization’s financial performance.

Key Responsibilities
Financial Reporting:

  • Lead the preparation of accurate and timely financial statements in accordance with relevant accounting standards (GAAP, IFRS).
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and reporting deadlines.
  • Develop and maintain financial reporting policies and procedures.

Analysis and Interpretation:

  • Analyze financial data and trends to provide meaningful insights to management.
  • Collaborate with business units to understand key drivers and variances in financial performance.

Internal and External Collaboration:

  • Work closely with internal stakeholders, including accounting, treasury, and executive teams, to gather information and ensure accurate reporting.
  • Collaborate with external auditors to facilitate the audit process and address inquiries.

Process Improvement:

  • Identify opportunities for process enhancements to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of financial reporting.
  • Implement best practices in financial reporting and stay informed about changes in accounting standards.

Financial Compliance:

  • Ensure compliance with all financial regulations and reporting requirements.
  • Stay abreast of changes in accounting standards and communicate their impact on the organization.

Ad Hoc Reporting and Projects:

  • Respond to ad hoc reporting requests from management and assist in special projects as needed.
  • Continuously seek opportunities to enhance reporting tools and capabilities.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in financial reporting or a related field.
  • ICAN or relevant professional qualification preferred.
  • Proven experience in financial reporting, preferably in a managerial role.
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles and financial reporting standards.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in financial reporting tools and ERP systems.
  • Detail-oriented with a commitment to accuracy and quality.

How to Apply for this Offer

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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