Outsource Africa is a recruitment agency based in Lagos, Nigeria. We are specialists in recruiting talents and understand the effort it takes to find the right talent. From our screening / profiling of candidates to final selection, we are with you every step of the way.

Job Position: Account Officer

Job Location: Lekki, Lagos

Job Responsibilities

  1. Attend to parents in the payment of fees and other purchases.
  2. Promptly issue receipts for payments.
  3. Ensure the timely and accurate posting of entries to the sales ledgers.
  4. Keep records of payment schedules and plans i.e. yearly and termly.
  5. Prepare and communicate incoming year’s invoices and schedules to parents according to established schedule.
  6. Liaise with paying companies in processing fees payment of their employee’s children.
  7. Send reminders via email and text message to parents on outstanding payments.
  8. Ensure the prompt collection of outstanding fees and escalate to the Bursar when necessary.
  9. Ensure the accurate and timely recording of all payment.
  10.  Prepare and maintain accurate accounting records and report on: cafeteria, school shop, school photos, year books, extra-curricular activities/clubs, Volts club, etc.

Job Requirements

  • BSc Degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics.
  • Professional qualification


  • 3 to 5 years of successful experience as an Account Officer or similar role preferably in educational sector
  • Working effectively with internal and external partners.
  • Experience using financial software.
  • Solid knowledge of financial and accounting procedures.
  • Information management systems.
  • Knowledge of financial regulations.
  • An awareness and understanding of safeguarding responsibilities of all adults who work with children

N200,000 – N300,000 / month.

Application Deadline
2nd October, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: engage@weoutsourceafrica.com using the job title as the subject of the mail.

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