Vacancies in a Federal Government Regulatory Agency

A regulatory agency of the Federal Government of Nigeria wishes to strengthen its workforce for advocacy, standard setting, monitoring and enforcement of compliance with standards in financial reporting and corporate governance.

Accordingly, applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for recruitment into the below job cadre:

 

 

Job Title: Company Secretary
Location: Nigeria
Category: Legal and Enforcement
Responsibilities and Duties

  • General Counsel
  • Providing legal advice on compliance and enforcement activities
  • Board Relationship: Board meetings and correspondences

Qualifications

  • Candidates for the position should have a First degree in Law with a minimum of Second Upper Class Honours and a minimum of seven (7) years’ experience.
  • Candidates should have at least 5 years’ experience in the general counsel and/or company Secretary role in industry; and professional membership of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries Administration (ICSA) or similar body will be an added advantage.

 

 

Job Title: Manager
Location
: Nigeria
Category: Standard Setting and Compliance Monitoring
Responsibilities and Duties

  • Research emergent accounting issues and develop financial reporting standards and/or guidelines for use by financial statement preparers;
  • Monitor compliance with accounting and financial reporting standards via regular review of corporate reporting;
  • Investigation of suspected professional misconduct and/or fraudulent financial reporting;
  • Develop assurance standards and guidelines for use by professional accountants; and
  • Conduct quality reviews of the work of registered professionals and firms.

Qualifications

  • Candidates for the position should have a First degree, preferably in Accounting or related disciplines, with a minimum of Second Class Honours (Upper Division) and a professional accounting qualification.
  • In addition, a minimum of five (5) years of work experience in public auditing and/or corporate financial reporting,
  • Strong written and oral communication skills and current knowledge of international accounting and assurance standards is required.

 

 

Job Title: Deputy Manager
Location: Nigeria
Category: Standard Setting and Compliance Monitoring
Responsibilities and Duties

  • Research emergent accounting issues and develop financial reporting standards and/or guidelines for use by financial statement preparers;
  • Monitor compliance with accounting and financial reporting standards via regular review of corporate reporting;
  • Investigation of suspected professional misconduct and/or fraudulent financial reporting;
  • Develop assurance standards and guidelines for use by professional accountants; and
  • Conduct quality reviews of the work of registered professionals and firms.

Qualifications

  • Candidates for the position should have a First degree, preferably in Accounting or related disciplines, with a minimum of Second Class Honours (Upper Division) and a professional accounting qualification.
  • In addition, a minimum of five (5) years of work experience in public auditing and/or corporate financial reporting,
  • Strong written and oral communication skills and current knowledge of international accounting and assurance standards is required.

 

 

 

Job Title: Senior Manager
Location: Nigeria
Category: Standard Setting and Compliance Monitoring
Responsibilities and Duties

  • Research emergent accounting issues and develop financial reporting standards and/or guidelines for use by financial statement preparers;
  • Monitor compliance with accounting and financial reporting standards via regular review of corporate reporting;
  • Investigation of suspected professional misconduct and/or fraudulent financial reporting;
  • Develop assurance standards and guidelines for use by professional accountants; and
  • Conduct quality reviews of the work of registered professionals and firms.

Qualifications

  • Candidates for the position should have a First degree, preferably in Accounting or related disciplines, with a minimum of Second Class Honours (Upper Division) and a professional accounting qualification.
  • In addition, a minimum of five (5) years of work experience in public auditing and/or corporate financial reporting,
  • Strong written and oral communication skills and current knowledge of international accounting and assurance standards is required.

 

 

 

Job Title: Legal Officer
Location: Nigeria
Category: Legal and Enforcement
Responsibilities and Duties

  • General Counsel
  • Providing legal advice on compliance and enforcement activities
  • Board Relationship: Board meetings and correspondences

Qualifications

  • Candidates for the position should have a First degree in Law with a minimum of Second Upper Class Honours and a minimum of seven (7) years’ experience.

 

 

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send a written Application and your detailed profile via email to: employment@gmail.com

 

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Application Deadline: 20th April, 2019.