Snr Accountant

Anonymous Employer

Job Summary

Develop and maintain timely and accurate financial statements and reports

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 8 years

Job Description

·         Develop and maintain timely and accurate financial statements and reports that are appropriate for the users and in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).

·         Manage the daily ledger posting of all large financial data ensuring accuracy and speed.

·         Demonstrate usage of financial modeling and data analytics tools to discern reconciliation and products transactions posting of large and complex financial data

·         Effectively work with auditors on statutory audit throughout the audit engagement

·         Prepare monthly financial reports with supporting schedules and filled supporting documents

·         Ensure proper postings of the large data, including agency banking and POS Card settlement with banks.

·         Maintain relationship with banks, vendors, finance management team and company-wide management team

·         Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual reports

·         In addition to liaising with the tax consultants; manage and provide advisory on taxation and regulations including pension, Pay As You Earn, Value Added Tax, Withholding Tax, Company Income Tax

·         Develop, implement, and ensure compliance with internal financial and accounting policies and procedures.

·         Prepare all supporting information for the annual audit with the approved external auditor.

·         Prepare all supporting information for authorized groups such as FIRS

·         Document and maintain complete and accurate supporting information for all financial transactions.

·         Develop and maintain financial accounting systems for cash management, accounts payable, accounts receivable, credit control, and petty cash.

·         Reconcile bank and investment accounts; and manage cash flow.

·         Review monthly results and implement monthly variance reporting as compared to budget.

·         Manage the cash flow and prepare cash flow forecasts in accordance with policy.

·         Develop and implement policies and procedures as required to ensure that personnel and financial information is secure.

·         Report to the CFO with timely and accurate financial information

Qualification and Requirements

·         Bachelor's Degree or Master's Degree in Accounting, Business, Economics, Finance, or a related field;

·         Several years of experience in a business or finance environment. Experience in Banking or Fintech Industry is a plus

·         Must be a Chartered Accountant (ACA, ACCA)

·         6+ years in progressively responsible financial leadership roles

Personal Attributes:

·         Strong interpersonal skills, ability to communicate and manage well at all levels of the organization.

·         Have outstanding mathematical skills

·         Work well with people, aggressively anticipate impacts of workload/issues to team deadlines and have a very positive work attitude including willingness to work long hours during peak periods

·         High level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and results-orientation.

·         Strong experience in financial analysis, financial reporting, variance analysis, managerial finance, financial statements, and financial modelling

·         Solid written and verbal communication skills

·         High attention to detail

·         Good organizational skills

·         Critical thinking and problem-solving skills


Other Skills and Abilities:

·         PC proficiency and advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point, Google and ERP accounting application is essential.

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Anonymous Employer
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NGN 400,000 - 600,000
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