Job Opportunity at Simba Group and UAC Food

Two companies are hiring, UAC Foods and Simba Group, view the details below:

The Simba Group which started operations in 1988, is a conglomerate having a Pan-Nigeria presence and business interests in some other most dynamic sectors in the economy. The Group is a dominant player in the transportation, power products and IT-enabled service sectors which are critical to the sustained growth of the Nigerian Economy. The corporate vision of the Group is to provide innovative and quality products along with excellent after sales service to our customers. The activities of the Group are guided by strong value systems built around Integrity, Innovation, Openness and Consistency.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Tax Manager

Location: Eric Moore / Surulere, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Tax Compliance:

  • Ensure timely and accurate filing of all tax returns, including income tax, sales tax, and other relevant taxes.
  • Stay up-to-date with changes in tax laws and regulations and adapt the organization’s processes and strategies accordingly.
  • Review and oversee the preparation of tax provisions and financial statements to comply with accounting standards.

Tax Planning:

  • Develop and implement tax-efficient strategies to minimize the organization’s tax liability.
  • Provide guidance on structuring transactions, investments, and other financial decisions to optimize tax outcomes.
  • Identify and pursue tax incentives, credits, and deductions available to the organization.

Risk Management:

  • Assess and manage tax-related risks by conducting regular audits and reviews of financial data and transactions.
  • Ensure compliance with transfer pricing rules and international tax regulations if applicable.

Team Leadership:

  • Supervise and lead a team of tax professionals, providing guidance, mentoring, and training as necessary.
  • Allocate responsibilities and monitor team performance to ensure efficient tax operations.

Communication and Reporting:

  • Communicate tax strategies and findings to senior management, providing recommendations for decision-making.
  • Prepare and submit regular reports on the organization’s tax status and liabilities.


  • Collaborate with other departments, such as legal, finance, and operations, to ensure tax considerations are integrated into business decisions.
  • Work with external auditors, tax authorities, and consultants as needed.

Skills Requirements

  • Proven experience in tax management, accounting, or a related role, with progressively increasing responsibilities.
  • Proficiency in tax software and financial management systems.
  • Leadership and team management experience.
  • In-depth knowledge of tax laws, regulations, and compliance requirements.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Application Deadline 10th November, 2023.



UAC Foods Limited operating in the food sector of the economy is a leading producer of snacks, beverages, and ice cream. Our brands include Gala Sausage Roll, Kingsway Pastry Roll, Funtime Coconut Chips, SWAN Natural Spring Water and Supreme Ice Cream.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Front Desk Officer

Location: Lagos

Job Summary

  • Responsible for creating a positive and welcoming environment for visitors and providing efficient administrative support to the organization.

Key duties and Responsibilities

  • Welcome visitors, clients, customers, or regulatory representatives and provide a positive first impression. Assist visitors with inquiries and provide relevant information about the company and our products.
  • Prepares and submits weekly reports for management.
  • Provide administrative support to co-employees as at when needed.
  • Liaise with government or regulatory officials and relay / direct all issues immediately to relevant stakeholders
  • Provide excellent customer service by addressing inquiries or issues and attending to incoming calls promptly and professionally. Escalate more complex issues to the appropriate employee for resolution
  • Timely receipt, sorting and distribution of mail/deliveries (incoming /& outgoing).
  • Responsible for the scheduling and coordination of meetings for the meeting rooms at the Head office
  • Maintain office security by implementing safety procedures and access points at the reception area; Monitor and review the security logbook.

The ideal candidate will possess

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or HND in relevant disciplines with NYSC certificate.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a Front Desk Officer or Receptionist.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Familiarity with basic office equipment e.g., printers, scanners
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Professional appearance and demeanor.
  • Strong organizational and multitasking abilities.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply

Application Deadline 9th November, 2023.