- Plot 5A, Pinnock Beach Estate, Jakande Round About, Lekki, Lagos., Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria
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
- 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.
- 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
- Strong ownership mindset
- Agile problem solving.
- Critical thinking capabilities
- Good analytical skills
- Excellent written and verbal communication
- Good attention to details