Africa Access offers customized logistics services and trade financing for companies doing or seeking business in Nigeria. Africa, and especially Nigeria, is an upcoming market with huge potential. It’s a complex business environment to do business in. We know what’s involved to realize precision delivery at the right price. By providing in-depth reporting on the complete supply chain from ordering to the final destination, we make the process easy, efficient, and transparent.

Job Position: Senior Accountant

Job Location: Apapa, Lagos

Job Description

  • The main responsibility of the Senior Accountant is to oversee general accounting operations. The responsibilities include reconciling account balances and bank statements, maintaining a general ledger, and preparing month-end close procedures.
  • The ideal candidate must also have experience in ensuring accuracy and effectiveness in all our accounting tasks.

Job Responsibilities

  • Verify, allocate, post, and reconcile accounts payable and receivable.
  • Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results.
  • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status.
  • Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending.
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures.
  • Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule.
  • Assist with tax audits and tax returns.
  • Support month-end and year-end close process.
  • Policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls.
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP principles.

Job Requirements

  • Should possess a minimum of B.Sc degree in any discipline.
  • Minimum of 5 years working in accounts or similar roles.
  • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Excellent use of Microsoft office programs.
  • Must have good people working skills/team player.
  • Must possess a CAN-DO attitude to the business issues
  • Independent and dependable.
  • Able to work under high pressure and within tight deadlines.
  • Relevant certification and Knowledge of SAP, ERP
  • Proven experience as Account anting Supervisor or senior accountant
  • In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Familiarity with financial accounting statements
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process

Closing Date
30th July 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Tagged as: Accounting, Finance