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Chief Financial Officer at U-Connect Human Resource Limited


U-Connect Human Resource Limited is a leading provider of HR Services, founded in 2004, we are a Human resource consulting company with head office in Lekki peninsula, Lagos. We are a proud Nigerian operation offering local support and services in the area of Human resource solutions with service offerings that include world-class personnel outsourcing, e-recruitment, headhunting, training and development, quality management solutions, outplacements, verification, computer-based pre-assessment, and competency testing as well as Business process outsourcing.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Chief Financial Officer

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
Industry: Fintech
Job Grade: Manager

Job Summary

  • The ideal Candidate will be responsible for the Company’s financial planning and analysis, forecasting, budgeting, internal control, and risk management activities.
  • The function involves managing personnel of the finance department and working in collaboration with other departments and subsidiaries to achieve corporate goals and financial health.


  • Overseeing the day-to-day accounting processes and guiding Accountants in the finance department.
  • Overseeing all the Company’sfinancial planning and analysis.
  • Ensuring compliance with accounting standards, local regulations, Group policies, and guidelines.
  • Liaise with Auditors (both statutory & Internal) for timely and smooth completion of the audit.
  • Compares sales and profit projections to actual figures and budgeted expenses to actual expenses; makes or oversees any necessary adjustments to future projections and budgets.
  • Reviews the planning process and suggests improvements to financial performance.
  • Analyzes operations to identify areas in need of reorganization, downsizing, or elimination.
  • Works with the MD and other heads of department to coordinate planning and establish priorities for the planning process and provide strategic recommendations.
  • Work on Special projects from time to time as required by Management.
  • Preparation and reconciliation of monthly financial statements, budgets, and forecasts.
  • Assisting the Regional Financial Director in creating, monitoring, and updating financial related policies and procedures.
  • Monthly Expense Analysis.
  • Executing Controlling aspects of SAP.
  • Studies long-range economic trends and projects their impact on future growth in sales and market share.
  • Oversee the Management of vendors’ relationships.

Job Requirements

  • HND / B.Sc in Accounting, Finance or relevant field.
  • M.Sc / MBA is a plus.
  • 8 – 10 years of proven experience as CFO, head of Finance, or relevant role.
  • Ability to strategize and solve problems.
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills Excellent communication and people skills.
  • An analytical mind, comfortable with numbers.
  • In-depth knowledge of corporate financial law and risk management practices.
  • Excellent knowledge of data analysis and Proficient in the use of MS Office and financial management software (e.g. SAP).
  • CFA is a strong advantage, FCA is a must have.

N20,000,000 annual gross.


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Application / CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail

Application Deadline  17th December, 2022.