The Accountant will be responsible for all aspects of the financial records, including regulatory and financial reporting, budget and forecasts preparation, providing appropriate financial advice to management as well as development of internal control policies and procedures for the Company.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Ensure that the financial transactions of the company are accurately captured, classified, and posted with relevant approvals and coding instructions
Ensure accurate and timely invoicing for clients and customer
Perform regular reviews of the ledgers and other books of entries and ensure relevant reconciliations
Ensure confidentiality and safe keeping of accounting records & documents
Adhere to financial and accounting control procedures of the Company
Carry out monthly Tax Returns (PAYE, VAT, Withholding Tax e.t.c.)
Included but not limited to :
Weekly / Monthly Cash Plan
Weekly Reports (which includes Receivables Summary, Payables Summary
Monthly Income Statement, Statement of Financial Position, Analysis of Expenses, Financial Summary etc.
Education and Experience
OND / HND / Accounting Degree or equivalent with 2 - 3 years work experience.
Between the ages of 28 - 35 years
Knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) is an advantage
Knowledge of applicable tax laws, codes and regulations in the industry
Working knowledge and experience of an accounting software / ERP
Minimum of two to three years’ experience required.
Key Competencies :
Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
Experience with keeping financial records
Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end / year end close process
Excellent accounting software use and administrative skills.
Between N60,000 - N80,000 per month.