Christopher A.

Financial Controlling | Accounting | Audit | FMCG

Ghana
EN

Proven FM/FC and team coach, process improvement specialist: Finance, Tax, Audit, Treasury, SAP.

  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)

350

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Financial Controller-West Africa

Upfield
9 months
Current position
Oct 2021 - Present
Upfield Holdings BV is a global company that owns multiple brands of margarine, nutritional spreads and plant foods including Flora and Blue Band. It is the largest plant-based consumer...see more

Financial Controller

Unilever Ghana Limited
3 years
Sep 2018 - Sep 2021
Unilever PLC is a multinational food, personal care and cleaning products company with Dutch and British principles.

Head of Accounting and Finance

Nutrifoods Ghana Ltd
4 years
Feb 2015 - Sep 2018
Nutrifoods is a company dedicated to the distribution and commercialization of raw materials for Dietary Supplements, Food Supplements, Food and Animal Nutrition industries.

Management Accountant

Nestle CWA Ltd
2 years
Apr 2013 - Jan 2015
Responsible for the following: => Expenditure monitoring by analysing budget vs actual to ensure cost centre owners operate within approved budgets. => Ensure correct posting of all hea...see more

Accounts Payable Supervisor

Nestlé CWA Ltd
3 months
Jan 2013 - Apr 2013
Performs the following functions:=>Goods Receipt, Invoice Receipt (GRIR) account analyses for all thirteen Nestle operating companies within the Central and West African Region =>GRIR G...see more

Accounts Payable Specialist

Nestlé CWA Ltd
8 months
Apr 2012 - Dec 2012
Performed the following activities for Nestle Senegal, Togo and Nestle Guinea: Handling logistics invoice verification including the activities necessary to enter, check and process i...see more

Accounts Receivable Specialist

Nestlé CWA Ltd
1 year
Mar 2011 - Mar 2012
Performed the following activities for Nestle Nigeria: =>Customer payment processing which involved logging and verifying payment slips received from customers, confirming all these sli...see more

Accounts Receivable Officer

Nestle Ghana Ltd
6 months
Aug 2010 - Feb 2011
Was the Account Receivable subject matter expert during the transition of Accounts Receivable activities of Nestle Ghana to Nestle CWA and successfully trained a team of 5 on Accounts ...see more

Assistant Revenue Accountant

Internal Revenue Service
9 months
Oct 2009 - Jul 2010
Performed the following functions: =>Responsible for reconciling revenue transfers and lodgements by the various tax districts on monthly basis =>Responsible for the preparation of the ...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)

Expertise

  • Financial Reporting
  • SAP
  • Internal Controls
  • Financial Statements
  • Analytics
  • Variance Analysis
  • Cash Flow
  • Management Accounting
  • Account Reconciliation
  • Invoicing
  • Financial Controlling
  • Cash Handling
  • Accounts Receivable (AR)
  • Bank Reconciliation
  • Accounts Payable (AP)