Description

Albert Nii Lantei Lamptey

P.O. Box AJ 23, Accra-North

+233-243-927-337/+233-204-112-428

albertniilamptey@gmail.com

 

CAREER SUMMARY

A confident, multi-skilled & capable accountant with excellent knowledge of finance & accounting procedures. Exceptional analytical & problem-solving skills & able to provide financial information to all areas of the business whilst ensuring that all management information is accurate. Having a proven ability to drive out inefficiencies through process improvement as well as assist in the maintenance & development of financial systems and accounting procedures. Now looking for a new & challenging accountancy position, one which will make the best use of my existing skills and experience & also further my development

Areas of Expertise

Debt Recovery               Quarterly VAT Returns                           Prepayments and Accruals                 Microsoft Suite

Cash management        Monthly management accounts           Budgeting & forecasting                      P&L analyses

Variance reporting        Computer literacy                                    Margin analysis                                     Query resolution

Risk management          Internal controls                                     Financial report writing                       Analysing data

WORK EXPERIENCE

i. Assistant Manager, Internal Audit        RegencyNem Insurance Company          September 2016 to date

Assisting the Head of Internal Audit in the performance of complex audit assignments and investigations, often undertaking specific elements of the assignment with minimal supervision. Completing allocated work within the required time and budget and to a required quality standard. Duties include:

· Provide control consulting services to management to assist in redesigning efforts that improve the control environment

· Develop internal audit scope, perform internal audit procedures, and prepare internal audit reports reflecting the results of the work performed

· Provide management with an independent and objective evaluation of the control environment and evaluate management’s control consciousness.

· Support the Internal Audit leadership with periodic reporting to the Audit Committee, completion of the annual risk assessment and development of the annual internal audit plan

· Write audit reports that highlight audit findings and make recommendations to improve internal controls

· Assists in the training and coaching of junior members of staff

·Perform ad hoc assignments and handle special projects

ii. Senior Finance Officer              Regency Alliance Ins. Ghana Ltd.                     February 2015 – August 2016

Responsible for ensuring that the company’s finance systems and processes, including payroll, are effective, up-to-date and operate in line with legislation and the requirements of external bodies. Duties:

· Developed procedures & controls to ensure the company continues to safeguard its assets in an efficient manner.

· Prepared annual budgets (actual and forecast), cash flow forecasts and also monthly management accounts.

· Fixed Asset accounting, reconciliations and depreciation journals

· Prepared daily main cash reconciliation, monthly bank reconciliation, and inter-branch reconciliations

. Responsible for reviewing weekly accounts payable run and their authorization
· Ensure the proper documentation of financial documents (both soft and hard copies)

· Filed tax returns and other statutory payments

· Produced timely branch account, review of branch performance and preparation of management reports.

· Quarterly preparation of financial reports and assisted in the preparation of final account

· Direct and supervise the activities of the finance team including all receivables clerks

iii. Senior Reinsurance Officer       Regency Alliance Insurance Gh. Ltd.    December 2013 – January 2015

iv. Reinsurance officer                   Unique Insurance Company                  September 2011 – November 2013

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

ACCA                                              Qualified Accountant (passed all 11 papers at first attempt)                    2016-2018

Ghana Stock Exchange               Ghana Securities Industry Certificate                                                            2015

Central University                        MBA (Finance)                                                                                                   2013-2015

University of Ghana                     BSc Administration (Insurance)                                                                    2007-2011

Award/Honors

Best Performing Student (Ghana) – Audit and Assurance (F8)                                                                        December 2016

Professional Association

Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) –Member

COURSES / SEMINARS ATTENDED

2nd ACCA Africa’s Members Convention 2019, Kigali- Rwanda                                                               2019

Theme: “Evolution of Finance: Africa thriving in disruptive sociotechnomic dispensation”

Understanding & Managing monthly tax compliance in Ghana (Deloitte school of Tax)                    2019

Risk-Based Internal Audit (Ghana Insurance College)                                                                                2018

Microsoft Office XP Proficiency (NIIT)                                                                                                           2005

 

REFERENCES – Available on request

Education

ACCA

June 2016 to March 2018 Professional Accounting

Central University

September 2013 to June 2015 MBA (Finance)

University Of Ghana

August 2007 to May 2011 BSc Business Administration

Experience

RegencyNem Insurance Ghana Ltd

September 2016 to date Assistant Internal Audit Manager

Regency Alliance Insurance Ghana Ltd

February 2015 to August 2016 Senior Finance Officer

Regency Alliance Insurance Ghana Ltd

December 2013 to January 2015 Senior Reinsurance Officer

Unique Insurance Ghana Ltd

September 2011 to November 2013 Reinsurance Officer