Chief Accountant in Lagos, Nigeria

Minimum Qualification
Executive Education
Required Experience
3 - 5 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female
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Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities of a Chief Accountant

  • The chief accountants have to handle the complete account departments and their employees
  • They should know all the latest accounting laws and procedures
  • They should develop accounting procedures specific to their own company
  • They should teach the new accounting programs to the new employees
  • The chiefs have to make recommendations for promotions
  • They also have to coordinate with the heads of other departments
  • The chiefs have to come up with financial solutions to improve profits
  • They also have say in the pricing of products and services
  • In times of financial crisis the chiefs have to come up with strategies on facing financial crunches
  • They have to present the accounts to the management
  • They have help with calculations of the taxes
  • They have to report any financial discrepancies to the proper authorities

Education Required by Chief Accountants

  • A bachelor's degree in accounting is mandatory
  • Additional courses in accounting and management are helpful in getting promotions
  • They also need to have working as accountants and handling teams



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