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Financial Controller at Dangote Industries Limited

  • Full Time
  • Ndola, Zambia
  • 000 USD / Year
  • Applications have closed
  • Salary: 000

Dangote Industries Limited


Are you an experienced Accountant looking for a new challenge? Do you have a strong background in financial control and reporting? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you at Dangote Cement as a Financial Controller.

As the Financial Controller, you will be responsible for overseeing financial accounting and reporting as well as financial control within our Dubai office. You will work closely with the finance and accounts department staff to ensure the smooth day-to-day operations.

About Dangote Group:

Dangote Cement is a leading multinational company, operating in various sectors including manufacturing, logistics, and energy. We are committed to excellence and innovation, and we offer a dynamic and inclusive work environment for our employees.

Job Description:

  • Oversee budgeting and financial reporting at Dangote Cement Ltd.
  • Conduct financial analysis, forecasting, cost and revenue management, and fixed asset accounting.
  • Ensure financial records are accurate and comply with best practices and regulatory requirements.
  • Implement approved finance policies at the plant.
  • Implement the department’s operational strategy and work plans to align with DCP’s overall objectives.
  • Provide input to budgeting guidelines, policies, and procedures to ensure best practices and compliance.
  • Oversee the budgeting process and ensure compliance from all functions and departments.
  • Review, update, and document financial forecasts and ratio analysis.
  • Guide and support the department’s functions and activities.
  • Regularly update DCP’s accounting policies and procedures manual and ensure compliance with Group policies.
  • Maintain a documented system of accounting policies and procedures.
  • Manage outsourced functions and optimize DCP’s financial resources.
  • Analyze and evaluate projects, initiatives, and business plans for management decision-making.
  • Prepare financial reports following DCP’s accounting policies and International Financial Reporting Standards.
  • Implement effective internal financial control systems and frameworks.
  • Monitor and document credit guidelines, policies, and procedures.
  • Optimize financial resources to achieve cost efficiency.
  • Identify risks and implement strategies to prevent revenue loss.
  • Maintain proper accounting for fixed assets.
  • Stay up-to-date with macroeconomic policies and advise the business accordingly.
  • Regularly update Accounting Policies and Procedures Manual and ensure compliance with Group Policies and Procedures.
  • Prepare and submit periodic reports to Regional Chief Finance Officer.
  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree (BSc) in Accounting/ Finance/ Economics
  • Full Grade Twelve school certificate
  • Relevant professional qualification such as ACCA, CIMA among others
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Management/Finance will be an advantage
  • Relevant, Recognized and Accredited Professional Accounting Qualification(s) is compulsory
  • Minimum of fifteen (15) years progressive and relevant experience
  • Hands on experience in ERP system, preferably SAP.

If you are looking for a new challenge in your career and want to be part of a dynamic and innovative company, apply now for the Financial Controller position at Dangote Cement. We look forward to hearing from you!

  • Medical Insurance Cover
  • In-House Pension Scheme
  • Quarterly Production Bonus
  • Life Assurance