Emerson Electric began as a maker of electric motors and fans in St. Louis, Missouri, in 1890. Emerson has evolved from a localized producer to a worldwide technology solutions powerhouse during the last century. Title: Finance Controller Location: Lagos Job Description \tYou will be responsible for managing and controlling the financial reporting for Emerson Automation Solutions in Nigeria (both Statutory and Management accounts); overseeing the production of monthly and annual accounts; managing payroll and creating & supporting journal entries where required. \tYou will also provide financial planning and analysis support to the Country Management Team and Middle East & Africa leadership team. Your role responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following: \tManaging the financial statements and ensuring compliance with Company and Country processes, rules, and regulations. \tEnsuring the Corporations Ethics policy is followed for all financial transactions in Nigeria. \tReporting financial statements to all statutory bodies, accurately complete and in a timely manner \tManaging complete and timely daily inputs to the transactional processing group, via the data server system. \tFile Withholding tax returns monthly and Income tax returns annually, accurately and in a timely manner \tReporting financial statements using Emerson reporting tools, accurately, completely, and in a timely manner \tProviding detailed financial analysis, comparing actuals to business expectations by division and for Nigeria, and reporting any material variances \tPreparation of month-end accounts pack and sales reporting models and reporting to HQ in a timely and accurate manner, with emphasis on ensuring that all reported information is supported by strong analysis \tAnalysis of the Nigeria business by division, with greater emphasis on detailing underlying trends and drivers of the divisions and providing support and information with these in mind \tProviding support and information during budgeting, forecasting, mid-year reviews, and the year-end accounting processes as required \tBuilding good relationships with all key business managers and ensuring where possible to make a financial presence available, thus ensuring support in key decisions \tTo develop financial reporting tools that will support and work alongside the current tools, whilst adding value and professional presence \tEnsure completion of the Annual KPMG audit with non-compliance comments– by the corporate due date \tRecognize and accept HSE Roles & Responsibilities as defined in Emerson's Company Policy and Procedures Assist in coordinating with the customer finance team for all bank guarantees renewal, invoices payments, issuance of invoices against work progress reports, etc. \tMaintain confidentiality around sensitive information and terms of agreement What do I need to be considered for this role? \tChartered Accountant (ACA/ACMA/CPA or similar) and have at least 5 years experience in Accounting, Finance & Audit. \tYou will have a strong knowledge of GAAP & Nigerian tax requirements \tHave worked with a large ERP (such as Oracle) \tBe an advanced user of MS Office tools applications (Excel & PowerPoint) \tPreferably your experience will be within a Multinational Company. \tYou will be able to build relationships at a Senior Leadership level and be able to present and communicate to a wide range of audiences. Deadline: Aug 4, 2023 How to Apply: Interested and qualified candidates should Click Here to apply.