Accounting Officer in Lagos, Nigeria


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


Provides financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data; preparing reports.



 Monitor and coordinate with outside units with regard to generation of revenue.  Reconcile exchange collection with system (TIIMS).  Prepare ageing analysis every month in coordination with revenue officers in areas & Exchanges.  Reconcile final bill claim with provisional bill claim at the end of the year.  Pass necessary journal entries & prepare cash trial and bank reconciliation statement.  Ensure that necessary books of accounts like cash book, ledger etc. are prepared and compare with exchange bank statement.  Compile & record the revenue statement and reconcile the balance with branch.  Record the fund transferred from various exchanges and crosscheck with the revenue ledgers and if necessary correspond with the bank.  Update the fixed asset register for each addition of assets on the basis of disbursement or Journal voucher  Record the detail of transfer in the fixed asset register at the headquarter  Inspect asset on receipt of scrap report and make necessary entry in the books  Calculate depreciation at the end of each month as per the rates prescribed by the statute.  Carry out annual physical verification of fixed assets with reference to the fixed asset register. Prepare physical verification report and submit to the management.  Obtain approval from the management to write off missing, unserviceable, damaged or condemned assets and pass necessary entries in the books of accounts.  Prepare the scrap report for the auction.  Account the unaccounted fixed assets in the books.  Capitalise the interest payable on loans borrowed for construction and purchase of assets until the commissioning of project.  Account for the fixed assets acquired through any grant. Calculate depreciation on such assets.  Transfer capital work in progress to fixed asset on completion of project.  Prepare the details of the fully depreciated assets at the end of the year. 


Verify all bills related to capital items including civil works.


Minimum of Diploma/OND,HND/B.Sc in Accounting and Banking and Finance 

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