Principal Account Officer
Dangote Group, Sierra Leone

1 Year
0 - 0
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Requires Traveling
Career Level
Bachelor's Degree
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Jul 25, 2022
Last Date
Oct 25, 2022

Job Description

Key Duties amp; Responsibilities

  • Review billing documents not released to accounting, check billings not passed to F1 in SAP, check dispatches yet to be billed.
  • Assist in preparing month end financial statements.
  • Provide supervisory roles to all Finance team members.
  • Preparing of MPR.
  • Preparation of Country finance report.
  • Preparation of ExCo presentation report.
  • Review SFP analysis (Vendor, Debtor age analysis amp; Related Party Transactions).
  • Preparation of balance sheet notes.
  • Review of accounts in general looking out for reasonableness of figures produced by the system (SAP) before month end close.
  • Review of BRS and ensure all unposted transactions are posted and reconciled.
  • Review Asset Register with the Asset Accountant. Identify fully depreciated Asset, Asset flagged for Impairment amp; Disposal and set disposal procedure in Motion.
  • Assist in Preparing of Budget.
  • Review amp; Reconciliation of all Foreign vendors' accounts.
  • Monthly Review amp; Reconciliation of all Materials Consumptions - AGO, Packaging Materials, Spares amp; Bulk Cement.
  • Back-up for Daily clearing amp; review of customers' accounts.
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned by the Chief Finance Officer.


Academic/Professional Qualifications

  • B.Sc./HND (Finance/Accounts) + 9 Years’ experience OR A qualified Accountant with not less than 3 years post qualification experience
  • ACCA + 3 Years’ experience or Partly Qualified ACCA + 6 years’ experience

Work Experience

Minimum of 3 years relevant work experience Cement industry knowledge may be an added advantage.

Skills and Competencies

  • Prospective employee must have a high sense of commitment, hard-working and willing to work extra hours to meet set timelines.
  • A hands-on experience on an ERP is a MUST and on SAP is an advantage.
  • Has capacity to work under pressure and without supervision.
  • Must have good working knowledge of Sierra Leone Tax Laws
  • Strong leadership and relationship management skills.
  • Ability to deal with individuals in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • High level of professionalism and integrity.


  • Private Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Training amp; Development

Job Specification

Dangote Group

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