Fixed Asset Manager
The Fixed Asset Manager at MTN Ghana oversees fixed assets within the Finance Division by ensuring strict
compliance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
Fixed Asset Manager Job Role
To ensure the optimum maintenance of the fixed assets register (FAR)
To ensure the accuracy of carrying values in the general ledger, in accordance with IFRS, MTN policies and
Manage the Capital work in progress (CWIP) accounting from the primavera module in partnership with Capital
The take-on of all additions into the FAR, maintain accurate de-recognition of retired assets process, and to
administer the disposal of fixed assets process.
To closely monitor all impairment indicators for annual impairment reviews in line with IFRSs
Periodic reconciliations of the FAR to the general ledger, perform a regular analytical review of journals, maintain
proper cost adjustment process on all subsequent costs
To ensure timely and accurate depreciation runs for month/year-end
To ensure annual physical counts of assets and tagging of new additions to fixed assets register (FAR)
Liaise with Planning and fulfilment to track all move orders from inventory to CWIP.
Provide monthly support to the tax team by providing monthly new additions for capital allowance computation.
Manage Statutory and External Audits
Analyze and investigate audit differences in line with audit instructions and SLAs defined
Respond to audit queries based on necessary approvals obtained from Opco CFO and defined delegation of
Prepare a list of unadjusted and adjusted differences
Recommend changes in the existing policies and procedures based on the materiality of audit findings
Fixed Asset Manager Exceptions Handling and Reporting
Perform root cause analysis for SLA non-compliance and take corrective action
Identify potential sensitive issues and escalate them to the appropriate level
Provide information to the Senior Manager on work accomplishments, problems, progress in work processes,
individuals and team needs
Dynamic and highly competitive telecommunication & ICT industry
Highly regulated environment
Diverse cultural environment
Group best practices & standards alignment
Regionalization structure implication
Supply market demographics
Opco specific restrictions on local content
Qualification Required & Experience
Fixed Asset Manager Education Requirements
A Degree in Accounting/Finance
Professional certification is a plus
Fixed Asset Manager Experience
Minimum of 5 years relevant experience in a similar role with at least 3 years in a supervisory position
Fixed Assets Accounting
Reporting & presentation
Skills / physical competencies of the Fixed Asset Manager
Manage self and be a team player, good conflict management, takes and manages accountability
Energy & Drive an innovative takes initiative, result oriented and develops self consistently
Interpersonal Skills: Leadership, customer centricity, collaboration and coaches & develops direct reports
Personal Skills: Trustworthy, integrity and ethical in dealings
Operating Skills: Ability to focus on priorities and plans, shares knowledge effectively
Organizational Positioning Skills: Good written and verbal communication, presentation skills, commitment to
Global thinker, Analytical thinking and Problem-solving abilities.
Good communication skills (oral and written)
Negotiating & Influencing skill
NB: The Incumbent must maintain strict confidentiality always.
How To Apply For the Fixed Asset Manager Job
Qualified applicants should indicate vacancy number IRC24558 as the email subject. Application without the subject
will automatically be disqualified.
Interested and qualified applicants should send their Curriculum Vitae to:
Closing Date: 10 August 2021
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
To apply for this job please visit mtn.com.gh.