Accountant in Lagos, Nigeria

Banking / Financial Services
Banking / Finance / Insurance
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5 - 7 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female

Job Description

We are a Startup Microfinance Bank with a vision to promote financial inclusion in Nigeria by Leveraging on Technology. We are currently recruiting for a dynamic, flexible and experienced accountant who is able to work independently with little or no supervision to lead our accounting department.



Key Responsibilities • Full responsibility for the production of monthly management accounts • Review and approve all reconciliation and schedules such as bank statements, schedule of accrued charges, prepayments etc. • Statutory reporting and year end duties • Consolidation and reporting to senior management • Preparation of monthly budgetary control and performance. • Preparation of overall annual budget of the bank, including the assumptions and the ratios. • Preparation of 5 years financial plan / forecast. • Assist in the preparation and review of all monthly and quarterly reports to shareholders, regulator etc. • Follow up on budget implementations and limits as it relates to each department. Investigates variances between budget and actual. • Perform financial control functions. • Develop and manage liquidity management tools • Preparation of monthly management accounts and other financials .



Qualifications • Minimum of B.Sc./HND in Accounting/Finance/Economics • Qualified Accountant (ACCA, ICAN) • Must have 5 Years financial services experience preferably Microfinance or Loans • Good working knowledge of MS Excel, Project, Word & PowerPoint; • Good knowledge of IFRS and Management Accounting • Good knowledge of CBN regulatory reporting • Attention to detail and analytical skills • Excellent communication and organization skills • Strong Stakeholder Management and team player. • Self Starter and ability to work independently • Knowledge of Sage Accounting Software.


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