Graduate Accounts Payable Associate at Primera Food Nigeria Limited

Primera Food Nigeria Limited, a Food Plant factory in Agbara, Ogun State, Nigeria, is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: 
Accounts Payable Associate

Job Description

  • Are you looking for a new challenge in an exciting, fast paced industry? Do you have a passion for manufacturing?
  • If you have answered yes to the above questions, we have a fantastic opportunity for you.
  • A leading FMCG company in Agbara, Ogun State is recruiting for an Accounts Payable Associate

Duties Responsibilities

  • The Accounts Payable Associate will be responsible for the following:
  • Boking, monitoring of vendor accounts for raw materials, packaging and importation.
  • Periodic Reconciliation of accounts
  • Ensure that invoices are paid on or before due date.
  • Preparing accurate subsidiary ledger and other required reports


  • B.Sc/HND in Accounting
  • 1 to 2 years’ experience as Accounts Payable Officer
  • Proficient in MS Office
General Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
  • The incumbent must have proficient knowledge in the following areas:
  • Highly attentive to details
  • Advanced knowledge of Ms office particularly Ms Excel
  • Sensitive to deadline
  • Willing to work extended hours when necessary
  • Good analytical skills
  • Can work under pressure to achieve optimum result

Required Skills and Abilities

  • The candidate must demonstrate the following skills:
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Team building skills
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Effective verbal and listening communication skills
  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy
  • Very effective organizational skills
  • Effective written communication skills
  • Computer skills including spread sheet and word processing programs
  • Stress management skills
  • Time management skills
  • Patience and self confidence

Personal Attributes

  • The candidate must maintain strict confidentiality in performing the duties of a Accounts Payable Associate. The incumbent must also demonstrate the following personal attributes:
  • Be honest and trustworthy;
  • Be respectful;
  • Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity;
  • Be flexible;
  • Demonstrate sound work ethics;

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements:

  • This position requires a versatile candidate.
  • The working environment can be stressful and fast paced; the ideal candidate will be motivated and organized.
  • At different points in the year the Accounts Payable Associate will work odd hours depending on work load. It is important that this individual can perform and oversee these duties at varying times of the day.

Agbara, Ogun

Closing Date
20th May, 2017.

Method of Application 
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV's to: with the advertised position as the subject of the mail.


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