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Welcome to Wigwe University, where we are shaping the world through a diverse range of tertiary programs, with a special focus on STEM and the Creative Arts. At Wigwe University, we are revolutionising education by blending cutting-edge curricula with immersive experiential learning.

Our innovative programs and dynamic partnerships offer unparalleled real-world experiences. Here, our students, staff and partners will conquer formidable challenges and cultivate the essential skills required to excel in our rapidly evolving world.

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We welcome applicants from around the globe, whether seeking full-time, sabbatical, visiting, or adjunct appointments. We believe that diversity, equity, inclusion, and international perspectives are the cornerstones of our community’s success. Together, let’s create a fearless future for Africa and the world, where boundaries are shattered, and possibilities are endless.

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Bursar to join our team and oversee the financial operations of Wigwe University. The Bursar will play a crucial role in managing the financial resources of the university in compliance with the NUC regulations, ensuring efficient financial planning, budgeting, and reporting.

Responsibilities:
•⁠ ⁠Develop and implement financial policies and procedures in accordance with the NUC regulations.
•⁠ ⁠Monitor and manage the financial resources of the university, including budget preparation, revenue collection, and expenditure control.
•⁠ ⁠Prepare financial reports, statements, and projections for the university management and regulatory bodies.
•⁠ ⁠Ensure compliance with accounting standards and regulations, including tax laws and audit requirements.
•⁠ ⁠Coordinate with other departments to streamline financial processes and improve financial efficiency.
•⁠ ⁠Manage the payroll system, including salary administration and payment processing.
•⁠ ⁠Oversee the procurement process and ensure adherence to procurement guidelines.
•⁠ ⁠Conduct regular internal audits to identify and address financial risks and discrepancies.
•⁠ ⁠Provide financial advice and guidance to the university management and stakeholders.
•⁠ ⁠Stay updated with the latest financial regulations and best practices in the higher education sector.

Qualifications and Requirements:
•⁠ ⁠A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field. A Master’s degree is highly desirable.
•⁠ ⁠Professional certification such as ICAN, ACCA, or similar is required.
•⁠ ⁠Proven experience in financial management, preferably in a higher education institution or similar environment.
•⁠ ⁠In-depth knowledge of financial regulations, accounting principles, and budgeting processes.
•⁠ ⁠Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
•⁠ ⁠Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
•⁠ ⁠Proficient in using financial management software and MS Office applications.
•⁠ ⁠Ability to work effectively in a team and collaborate with various stakeholders.
•⁠ ⁠Integrity, professionalism, and a commitment to upholding the highest ethical standards.

Application Process:
Interested candidates are requested to submit a cover letter, detailed curriculum vitae (CV), and copies of relevant certifications to: hr@wigweuniversity.edu.ng .

Please include “Bursar Application” in the subject line of your email. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further evaluation and interviews.

Note: Wigwe University is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity in our workforce and encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply.