Senior Finance Associate at a Faith-based Organisation – Novella Africa Limited


Novella Africa Limited – Out client, a Faith-based organisation located in Lagos, is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Senior Finance Associate

Job Opening ID: ZR_27_JOB
Location: Lekki, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Objectives
The role is responsible for:

  • Providing high quality and effective financial support and assistance to the Head of Finance
    as required,
  • Maintaining financial and accounting services in accordance with internal procedures, good
    practices, and statutory requirements,
  • Monitoring and reviewing financial systems and procedures and recommend, devise, and
    implement more effective and efficient procedures,
  • Preparing financial reports in liaison with the Head of Finance and other stakeholders,
  • General administration of the finance function as assigned.


  • Preparation of periodic financial statements for the management
  • Up to date posting of transactions on the accounting software
  • Review and prepare a monthly budget performance report, (Budget v Actual)
  • Inflows: Preparation and submission of inflow reports within 24hours after the event or service
  • Reconciliation of all accounts (cash, cheques, online transfers).
  • Reconciliation of all card transactions (Naira & USD)
  • Monitor Vendors and contractors’ obligations and liabilities
  • Monthly report and monitoring of schedule of contract obligations
  • Management of Fixed Asset Register
  • Regular updating the Insurance Register
  • Accounting for obsolete assets on the Register and escalate to the Head of Finance (HoF)
  • Treatment of Prepayments and Accruals for all insurance of the Organisation
  • Remittance of Pensions, PAYE, WHT, ITF, NSITF and other statutory obligation
  • Fixed deposit management and tracking QuickBooks and Excel.
  • Preparation of correspondences to banks and other parties
  • Management of existing relationships with all external stakeholders
  • Attend and resolve issues with internal parties, auditors, banks, congregants, and vendors.
  • Ensure availability on all service days.
  • Provide support during the treasury management process
  • Ensure accuracy of data compiled for the service report before submission to HoF


  • Candidates should possess a Bachelor’s Degree with at least 5 years work experience.

Application Closing Date
15th May, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


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