Accounting & Finance

Director, Financial Planning at 9mobile Nigeria

  • Company: 9mobile Nigeria
  • Location: Nigeria
  • State: Lagos Jobs
  • Job type: Full-Time
  • Job category: 9mobile Jobs in Nigeria – Administrative/Secretarial Jobs in Nigeria

Job Description

9mobile is a Nigerian private limited liability company. EMTS acquired a Unified Access Service License from the Nigerian Communications Commission in 2007. The License enables EMTS provide Fixed Telephony (wired or wireless), Digital Mobile Services, International Gateway Services and National/Regional Long Distance Services in addition to spectrum assignments in the 900 and 1800 MHz bands.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Director, Financial Planning

Job ID: IRC4573
Location: Lagos

Job Summary

  • Responsible for the management of the company’s financial accounting strategy and contribute to the development of the organization’s strategic goals
  • Oversee all accounting activities and ensure compliance with appropriate generally accepted accounting practices and standards
  • Develop and implement robust policies and procedures both in the finance and general operational realms

Principal Functions

  • Develop innovative risk management vehicles to Improve the organization’s financial  position
  • Ensure alignment of the division’s strategy with the corporate strategy, goals and objectives


  • Ensure incorporation of proper Internal control regime in all facets of company operations
  • Provide leadership and strategic direction in the execution of the divisions work plans and programmes
  • Take ownership of, and communicate department’s strategic direction and objectives to staff
  • Evolve and implement cost management strategies to monitor and control costs enterprise-wide
  • Oversee tax administration (planning and compliance) company-wide
  • Oversee, direct, and organize the work of the finance operations and support teams.
  • Promote a culture of high performance and continuous improvement that values learning and a commitment to quality.
  • Maintain continuous lines of communication, keeping top management informed of all critical financial issues.


  • Authorise expenditure/transactions inline with the organisation’s approved authority limits
  • Ensure maintenance of appropriate internal control and financial procedures
  • Coordinate the preparation of timely financial statements and ensure that the statements reflect the company’s financial position and comply with statutory / regulatory requirements
  • Manage the interface between the company and external auditors and regulators to ensure the organisation’s financial interest is protected
  • Ensure compliance with tax laws and develop harmonious relationships with the various tax authorities country-wide
  • Ensure systems optimization and operational efficiency
  • Manage the human and material resources of the division to optimize performance and enhance output
  • Assign detailed responsibilities to subordinates and supervise them to ensure timely delivery of high quality results
  • Motivate, mentor, coach, guide and ensure knowledge transfer and capacity building in subordinates
  • Act on behalf of and perform any other duties that may be assigned by the CFO.

Educational Requirements

  • First Degree in a relevant discipline
  • Post graduate/relevant professional qualification (ACA, ACCA, CFA) is mandatory
  • Minimum of twelve (12) years relevant work experience with at least Three (3) years at senior management level.

Application Closing Date

Not Specified.

Method of Application

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