Financial Controller

Internal Audit Manager
April 9, 2017

Carpenters Shipping

Financial Controller


  • Carry out daily operations from accounts finalization, budget preparation, managing bank finances and funds to cash flow and preparation and consolidation of all accounts.
  • Responsible for reconciling accounts, general ledger, balance sheets, budgeting, forecasting, P&L, cost centre control, audit and financial analysis.
  • Analysing and interpreting month end results for the Division and reporting of key statistical figures to Group Financial Controller.
  • Direct and coordinate company financial planning and budget management functions
  • Recommend benchmarks for measuring the financial and operating performance of divisions and departments
  • Oversee daily operations of the finance department and design, establish, and maintain an organizational structure and staffing to effectively accomplish the department’s goals and objectives
  • Manage the preparation of the official annual report of actual revenues, transfers, and expenses
  • Ensure compliance with local and statutory reporting requirements


  • Degree in Accounting with at least 5 years of practical experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of accounting principles and practices including tax, cash flow, cost accounting and financial accounting
  • Ability to analyse financial data and prepare financial reports, statements and projections
  • Working knowledge of short and long term budgeting and forecasting, rolling budgets, and product-line profitability analysis
  • Professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong commercial and business acumen, team-oriented, hands-on, meticulous, independent in resolving issues, highly dependable and committed to meet multiple deadlines


We will offer a competitive salary package to the successful candidate which will include a fully maintained company vehicle, insurance, housing and performance bonuses.

Written applications, with a cover letter addressing the position requirements and detailed resume covering qualifications and experiences are to be forwarded to [email protected] with as subject “Financial Controller ”.

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