Accountant in Lagos, Nigeria

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

Successful accountant will work to improve the efficiency and maximize the profitability of our organization, analyze and investigating annual and monthly financial accounts;

  • undertaking financial administration;
  • preparing reports, budgets, business plans, commentaries and financial statements;
  • financial forecasting and risk analysis;
  • liaising with managerial staff, colleagues and clients;
  • negotiating business terms with clients and associated organisations;
  • developing and managing financial systems/policies;
  • administering payrolls;
  • controlling income and expenditure;
  • ensuring compliance with taxation legislation.


  • Prepares payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
  • Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
  • Keep financial information confidential.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Accomplishes the result by performing the duty.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


First Degree, HND or Post-graduate Degree in Accountancy from a recognized university or polytechnic in Nigeria or elsewhere with 1-3 years of relevant practical working experience in the public or private sector. Key skills required for this position are;
  • Creativity
  • Integrity
  • Interpersonal, negotiation and communication skills
  • Self-motivation
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • Good IT skills
  • Analytical ability
  • Numerical skills
  • Excellent commercial sense and interest in business.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications and CVs to; stating the job position applied for in the subject header with their contact number.


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