Experience

  • Financial Management Officer

    at Avenir 2000

    Juli 2010 - Dezember 2010

    Maritime

     Preparation of income statement, statement of financial position and statement of change in financial position.  Preparation of management accounts including journals, reconciliation and variance analysis.  Preparation of the budget and cash forecast, and monitoring progress to ensure any adverse deviations are reported immediately to management.  Reporting on key performance indicators towards the achievement of objectives.  Verifying the accuracy and completeness of all invoices and pay slips before payment are made.  Checking and authorising the petty cash book on daily basis.  Meeting the finance staff on weekly bases to discuss work problems, and educate and advise them on value added way of working to improve performance.

  • Assistant Financial Accountant

    at The British school of Lome

    Juli 2009 - Juni 2010

    Maritime

     Preparing income statement, balance sheet and cash flow.  Preparing financial information in a variety of different presentational forms (i.e. balance sheet reconciliation and statement of change in equity)  Ensuring the financial statements and other relevant documents are ready for the year end audit, and assist the external auditors in their annual audit task.  Identification and allocating of funds transferred into appropriate students accounts and issuing invoices, cheques and credit notes.  Reconciliation of students school fees and parent accounts, fixed assets and inventory with the nominal ledgers.  Reconciliation of bank accounts and the general nominal ledgers.  Assisting in other ad hoc projects as and when required.

  • Part/Time General Finance Assistant

    at Emmanog Company Limited

    Februar 2006 - Juni 2009

    London

     Handling the purchase ledger, sales ledger accounts and reconciling the customers and suppliers statement of accounts.  Monitoring the payment for goods supplied to customers and preparing reports on the returned cheques and controlling customer’s credit limit. Also, matching invoices and codifying them appropriately.  Reconcile weekly cost of goods sold report and other reports to tight deadlines. Also, analyse progress report and daily sales data for management purpose.  Preparing cheques and bank reconciliation statement.  Help the management accountant in preparing the monthly management accounts and balance sheet reconciliations.  Assist in the preparation of the quarterly VAT returns.  Assist in project management and implementation.  Answering calls and E-mails and voice messages from customers and suppliers within a timely manner.

Education

  • Chartered Management Accountants-CIMA-Management Level

    at London

    2005 - at Present (12 years)

  • Institute of Financial Accountants-IFA- Fellow Membership Level

    at Kent

    1996 - 1998 (3 years) Greater Accra Region

Languages

  • Deutsch Conversation

  • Französisch Elementary

  • Englisch Negotiation

Hives