Prepare asset, liability and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information
Document financial transactions by entering account information
Recommend financial actions by analyzing accounting options
Summarize current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement and other reports
Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents
Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures
Guide accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions
Reconcile financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information
Secure financial information by completing database backups
Verify, allocate, post and reconcile transactions
Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
Provide technical support and advice on management
Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
Participate in financial standards setting and in forecast process
Provide input into department's goal setting process
Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule
Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance
Support month-end and year-end close process
Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
Communicate effectively with clients
Contribute to a strong client relationship through positive interactions with client personnel
Communicate with Manager and/or Director on work status and client issues that arise
Require a bachelor's degree/HND in Accounting and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
Familiar with standard concepts, practices and procedures within a particular field.
Rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
Perform a variety of tasks.
Work under general supervision.
A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.
Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures and principles
Awareness of business trends
Experience with creating financial statements
Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
Excellent accounting software user and administration skills
Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
Bachelor's Degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience
Accountant top skills & proficiencies:
Accounting and Corporate Finance
Reporting Skills and Attention to Detail
Deadline-Oriented and Confidentiality
Time Management, Planning and Organizing
Problem Analysis and Problem-Solving Skills
Initiative and Teamwork
Salary Range: =N=80,000.00 to =N=100,000.00
Location: Lekki, Island, mainland and it environment.