Finance Specialist – Payroll & Inventory at Seven-Up Bottling Company Limited

Seven-Up Bottling Company Limited is one of the largest manufacturing companies in Nigeria, producing and distributing some of the favourite most- loved soft drink brands in the country like; 7up, Pepsi, Mirinda, Mountain Dew, H2oH!, Teem, Lipton Ice Tea and Aquafina premium drinking water. SBC boasts of nine bottling plants with state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities strategically located across various regions in the country.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Finance Specialist – Payroll & Inventory

Location: Ijora, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time


  • Are you a meticulous and detail-oriented finance professional with a passion for managing payroll processes efficiently? Do you thrive in an environment that requires you to manage inventory with precision and efficiency? We are a top FMCG company seeking versatile Finance Specialists to join our dynamic finance team.
  • If you have experience in both payroll management and inventory control, strong analytical skills, and a keen eye for accuracy, this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

Finance Specialist – Payroll:

  • Process and manage payroll for employees accurately and on time.
  • Stay updated on payroll-related legislation and best practices.
  • Support finance team with ad-hoc financial tasks.
  • Ensure compliance with payroll regulations, tax laws, and company policies.
  • Handle payroll discrepancies and resolve related queries.
  • Prepare payroll reports and maintain payroll records.
  • Collaborate with HR to update employee payroll information.

Finance Specialist – Inventory:

  • Monitor and maintain accurate inventory records.
  • Reconcile inventory discrepancies and perform regular audits.
  • Analyze inventory levels and provide insights to optimize stock control.
  • Coordinate with the procurement and production teams to ensure adequate stock availability.
  • Prepare inventory reports and assist in budgeting and forecasting processes.
  • Implement best practices to minimize inventory costs and wastage.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to streamline inventory processes.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting or a related field.
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and communication skills.
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities with a focus on process optimization.
  • Proven experience in both payroll management and inventory control, preferably in the FMCG sector.
  • Strong knowledge of payroll processes, inventory management, and relevant regulations.
  • Proficiency in payroll software, SAP, inventory management software, and MS Excel.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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  • We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
  • Join our team and contribute to the success of our organization by ensuring accurate payroll processing and efficient inventory management. If you are a dedicated finance professional with experience in both payroll and inventory control, apply now!

Application Deadline 31st July, 2023.