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The Accountant is responsible for assisting the Director of Construction and Controller in controlling and executing all matters relating to the administrative and accounting functions. This position includes administrative and accounting goals, the plans to meet those goals,working with other employees as necessary, and the follow-up required to ensure the department is moving forward at all times as directed by the Controller . This is a full-time position and reports to the Controller. This position also works closely with the Director of Construction and the owners.
ESSENTIAL DUTIESAND RESPONSIBILITIES:include the following. Other duties may be assigned. 1. Accept authority, responsibility and accountability for all administrative and accounting procedure, budgeting, cash flow, internal controls, monitoring and preservation of the company assets. 2.Assist the Controller and Director of Construction with implementing practices and procedures, and completing reports as required . 3.Enter estimates into Project Management, as well as perform any project management duties and responsibilities. 4.Direct these efforts in a manner which accomplishes the goals and objectives of the company. 5.Comply with and enforce all governmental laws, policies and regulations. 6.Ensure that all company policiesand procedures are adhered to by you. 7.Coordinate and communicate on a regular basis with the Controller and Director of Construction while ensuring to advise of any anticipated problems in advance to be able to take corrective action in a proactive basis. 8.Ensure appropriate procedures for financial reporting, record keeping and documentation which maintains files in an orderly, accurate and current manner. 9.Oversee the Chart of Accounts for the company to accurately reflect cost center income and expenses and general and administrative expenses in order to ensure accurate financial reporting. 10.Coordinate with the Controller, Director of Construction, as well as the owners, to prepare the annual budget and forecasts to ensure cost control and predetermined levels of profit and to enforce the budgets. 1
JOB REQUIREMENTS:Associate degree in accounting, finance and/or management. Bachelor’s degree is preferred in accounting, finance and/or management. A minimum of three years of experience in the accounting industry. Accounting experience with a mid-size to large construction company is preferred. Must possess extensive computer knowledge and experience with Excel, Word and accounts payable and construction accounting program. MODE OF APPLICATION:
Interested candidates are to forward their cv to the company email within 30days from the date of this post.
NOTE: For Lagos residents ONLY