Spire Education Job Vacancies 2018 for Finance Manager

Spire Education Job Vacancies 2018 for Finance Manager

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Spire Education is seeking a Finance Manager to plan and direct accounting activities within the Finance department by building financial systems and controls and be responsible for the financial health of a company.

This is an exciting professional and personal growth opportunity for an ambitious individual who enjoys building financial systems


  • Manage and set up income expenditure monitoring systems; keep them under close review and make improvements where relevant
  • Manage  bank reconciliations, accounts payable and accounts receivable and prepare balance sheets and invoices
  • Review & approve payment vouchers and journal entries as well as ensuring timely closing of accounts
  • Update QuickBooks and internal systems with financial data and prepare monthly quarterly and annual financial reports
  • Monitor the use of Spire’s financial resources and budgets by employees, suppliers, partners or others and follow up on outstanding invoices
  • Take charge of all internal and external annual audits
  • Coordinate with the global team to align financial policies, expenditures and procedures
  • Provide advice and recommendations on financial procedures and practices, as required
  • Prepare requests for cash and ensures all disbursements have appropriate supporting documents and reconcile any discrepancies
  • Strong ethics, with an ability to manage confidential data
  • Create P9 reports and monthly financial reports
  • Maintain awareness of new or changes to existing policies, advise the team on the implications and ensure compliance
  • Administer payroll, NHIF, NSSF, withhold and administer VAT

Does this sound like you?

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  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce/Business (Accounting or Finance option) or any other related field from a recognized university.
  • Have attained full accounting qualifications (CPAK and ACCA)
  • A Master’s Degree in either Accounting/Finance is an added advantage.
  • 5+ years experience in Financial leadership role
  • Experience working with accounting software, Netsuite, Quick books, Pastel, Sage, Oracle
  • Highly analytical with high proficiency in Ms. Excel
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Self-motivated, Creative and a self-initiator, Super Organized & Results-focused
  • Able to work with short timelines on deliverables and multiple requests at a time
  • Comfortable with Start-up environment; Aggressive goals and targets, Open company culture, Flat company structure and strong Team spirit
  • SQL knowledge a plus.

How to Apply

Submit your CV and Application on Company Website : Click Here

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