28 Jan 2016

Full-Time Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company recruitment for Experienced Accountants

Toni AdewunmiLagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Job Description

Experienced Accountants


Experienced Accountants

Location: Lagos


Responsible for carrying out period close activities and preparation of periodic financial statements for external/internal reporting
Responsible for managing and ensuring timely entry of transactions to the sub-ledgers and its subsequent reconciliation into general ledger

Timely preparation of trial balances from the sub-ledger and general ledger for period close activities
Maintenance of various accounting areas like fixed assets, parts inventory, cash, reconciliation of accounts and resolving any reconciling item
Analyzes transaction data for the purpose of identifying potential budget variances, compiling statistical information
Developing procedures, and conforming to established financial practices and regulatory requirements
Preparing timetable for the submission of required reports to the regulatory or statutory bodies and notifying the relevant units of required reports based on the timetable
Resolving variances in period close activities with various departments.
Responsible for the maintenance of assigned general ledger accounts.
Prepares and maintain complex journal entries in the respective accounting books
Timely preparation of monthly journal entries and the reconciliation of the accounts and related schedules
Verify and maintain supporting documents/bills for all accounting transactions
Assists with payroll accounting (e.g. calculating payroll tax deposits, reconciles payroll data etc.) for the purpose of providing requested supporting documentation, information on internal processes, and/or coordinating activities
Carry out any other duty as requested by the Line Manager.

Minimum of HND/ B.Sc. in Accounting
Must be a qualified Chartered Accountant with ACA, ACCA etc.
At least 4- 7 years of relevant work experience

Technical Competencies

Knowledge of accounting standards and practices
Good knowledge of budgeting and fund management practices
Usage of ERP accounting application(s)
Good analytical skills
Proficiency in the MS Office Suite especially MS Excel
Behavioral Competencies

Analytical skills
Coordination Skills
Interpersonal skills
How to Apply

Interested Applicants should please click the link below to apply.

Unsuitable applications will not be acknowledged.

Application Deadline: February 2nd, 2016

Job Categories: Accounting Jobs in Nigeria. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in Endless.

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