Accountant

  • Lagos, Lagos
  • Full-time

Company Description

Our client is seeking an organized and results-driven Accountant who shall provide financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data; prepare reports.

Job Description

·         Manage all accounting operations based on accounting principles

·         Analyze the revenue and expenditure of a business

·         Audit financial transactions and document accounting control procedures

·         Assist in the commercial process of the company

·         Prepare reports.

·         Report to managers, directors or shareholders about the financial health of a business.

·         Provide advice to businesses on taxation, mergers, purchases, insolvency and financing.

·         Prepare budget and financial forecasts

·         Liaising with external auditors.

·         Preparing profit and loss statements, monthly closing and cost accounting reports.

·         Resolving accounting discrepancies.

·         Publish financial statements in time

·         Conduct month-end and year-end close process

·         Collect, analyze and summarize account information

·         Keep information confidential and secure them with random database backups

·         Keep up with financial policies, regulation and legislation. 

 

Qualifications

·         Interested candidates must possess HND/BSC degree in Accounting, Finance or other related fields

·         Minimum of 2 to 3 years’ experience as an Accountant or in a relevant field

·         Thorough knowledge of accounting and corporate finance principles and procedures

·         Excellent accounting software user

·         Strong attention to detail and confidentiality

·         Strong entrepreneurial acumen

Additional Information

·         Accounting

·         Corporate Finance

·         Entrepreneurial Acumen

·         Reporting Skills

·         Attention to Detail

·         Deadline-Oriented

·         Reporting Research Results

·         Innovative

·         Sales Oriented

·         Confidentiality

·         Time Management

·         Data Entry Management

          General Math Skills