Account Officer / Executive in Lagos, Nigeria

Minimum Qualification
Required Experience
1 - 3 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female
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Job Description

  • Generate sales invoices and prompt follow up for payment and credit notes as at when due
  • Reconcile accounts receivable subsidiary ledger with general ledger
  • Accounts receivable management
  • Generate monthly report of clients activities for management review and decision making.
  • Maintain aged debtors and follow up customers with outstanding balances.
  • Establish and maintain positive working relationships with customers.
  • Generate vendor payments as required.
  • Support the payroll team when necessary.
  • Prepare month-end reconciliations, journals, accruals and pre-payments, to trial balance.


  • Bachelor degree / HND in Accounting / Accountancy. Postgraduate qualifications will be an added advantage.
  • 2 – 3 years work experience preferably in a similar position.
  • Minimum of second class lower division
  • Not more than 30years of age by the end of 2015
  • Preferably a male
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications - Ms Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel.
  • Ability to demonstrate initiative, flexibility and attention to detail in a challenging work environment.
  • Ability to plan and organize work schedule and work within timelines.
  • Ability to set business priorities while managing constraints with focus on the big picture.
  • Commitment to innovation and continuous improvement as well as teamwork and ability to create a positive work environment.
  • Ability to communicate effectively by confidently presenting messages in a clear and concise manner.
  • ‘Can-do’ spirit.
  • Experience in the use of Accounting Software Packages will be an advantage


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