EY Senior Manager - Financial Reporting Group in Nigeria

Title: Senior Manager - Financial Reporting Group

Location: Nigeria

Job Number: NIG0002P


  • B.Sc/HND Accounting


  • ACCA Diploma in International Financial Reporting (added advantage)

  • Must possess IFRS experience

Six years cognate experience in the following areas :

  • Extensive IFRS experience, having an understanding of IFRS and appreciation for the risks in applying and financial reporting implications of IFRS, including common and or topical issues

  • Ability to identify IFRS problem areas in a set of financial statements / fact pattern and to recommend solutions

  • Continuous research & development, including new IFRSs, EDs, publications, IASB & IFRIC updates, etc.

  • Review of technical IFRS based accounting opinion

  • Review of technical accounting consultations

  • Basic knowledge of IFRS for SMEs


Other relevant skills/experience

  • Excellent writing skills relating to consultations, discussion papers and opinions as well as clearly documenting / explaining review

  • Has the ability to work autonomously and with minimal guidance, but also knowing when to escalate issues encountered

  • Working in groups / teams with a focus on developing team members in the process

  • Ability to research issues at a detailed level and having enthusiasm for tackling complex issues

  • Excellent facilitation skills (including presentation style) and ability to answer questions

  • Experience in working with MS Word, MS Excel and MS Power Point

  • Excellent management skills of a whole department

  • Strong communication skills allowing discussions within the team as well as with audit teams and clients.