ACCOUNTANT

  • Plot 5A, Pinnock Beach Estate, Jakande Round About, Lekki, Lagos., Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria
  • Full-time

Company Description

Our Client is urgently in need of an Accountant. The Accountant will be responsible for accounting & finance operations within the organisation. She must have keen attention to details and will work with the team to ensure efficient accounting and financial procedures are adhered to

Job Description

  • Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
  • Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
  • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
  • Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
  • Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
  • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
  • Secures financial information by completing database backups.
  • Maintains financial security by following internal controls.
  • Prepares payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
  • Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. 

Qualifications

 

  • B.Sc degree in Accounting, Finance or a related relevant discipline from a reputable institution
  • 3-5 years proven work experience in a real estate firm
  • Member of a professional accounting body is an added advantage (ICAN, ACCA)
  • Proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications.
  • Proficient in the use of Sage or other accounting software
  • Knowledge of International Financial Accounting Standards(IFRS) and it's application

 

Additional Information

 

  • Strong ownership mindset
  • Agile problem solving.
  • Critical thinking capabilities
  • Good analytical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Good attention to details