Finance Manager at Bankly

Finance Manager at Bankly

Bankly | Job Title: Finance Manager | Location: Victoria Island, Lagos | Employment Type: Full-time

Job Purpose

  • The Finance Manager will plan and direct the accounting activities of the department
  • Financial Reporting
  • Provides financial projections by coordinating budget/forecast preparation; collecting, analyzing, and consolidating financial information; advising departments on the collection and analysis of data.


  • Establish well-documented systems for record keeping and accounting.
  • Establishes internal controls and guidelines for accounting transactions and budget preparation.
  • Oversees the production of periodic financial reports; ensures that the reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles or financial reporting standards.
  • Responsible for tax planning throughout the fiscal year; files annual corporate tax return.
  • Audits accounts to ensure compliance with state and federal regulations; coordinates with outside auditors and provides needed information for the annual external audit.
  • Presents recommendations to management on short- and long-term financial objectives and policies.
  • Plan and implement process for timely and efficient monthly ledger close and reconciliation
  • Preparing the monthly profit and loss, and balance sheet reports.
  • Ensure timely settlements and reconciliation of third-party payment systems.
  • Create financial controls protecting and build processes that protects against leakages and fraud.
  • Support preparation of annual budget, forecast and projections while also comparing actual costs to estimated costs.
  • Ensure compliance with accounting and finance standards, best practices, and government regulations.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, Economics, or a related field from an accredited institution of higher education
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a financial Accounting Manager role, preferably in a financial institution.ICAN or ACCA Certification is required.

Skills / Knowledge:

  • Competent in the use of accounting software.
  • Ability to use logic, critical thinking, analytic deductive reasoning skills.
  • Capable of completing intricate tasks with a high degree of accuracy.
  • Confident communicator in both written and spoken language
  • Negotiation skills and the ability to develop strong working relationships
  • Commercial and business awareness
  • A keen eye for detail and desire to probe further into data
  • Deadline-orientated and an ability to stick to time constraints.

Application Closing Date
14th February, 2023.

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