Edgewood Consulting Limited is a Professional Management Consulting, Recruitment, and Business Training firm. Our firm provides a wide array of management consultancy services classified into two disciplines Recruitment/HR services, and Training & Development.

  • Job Position: Accounting Officer
  • Job Location: Sagamu, Ogun

Job Description

  • Monitoring and keeping records of petty cash
  • Prepare and process payments in the banking system
  • Proper recording of daily transactions into the accounting software program
  • Weekly and Monthly reconciliation of cash & bank accounts
  • Filling supporting documents at the appropriate time
  • Maintain an up-to-date cheque register
  • Collating requisitions and getting proper approvals before disbursement
  • Handling of statutory payment remittances
  • Timely payment of bills, ensuring suppliers & vendors are paid at the appropriate time.
  • Timely receipting payments into the company account.
  • Support the organization’s effort in the collation and collection of outstanding payments.
  • Monitor all of the organization’s accounts and report outstanding balances on a regular basis
  • Assist in the annual audit process and related activities
  • Assist with the organization’s procurement process
  • Ensure adherence to all major financial rules and regulations especially those stated in the organization’s financial and operations manual.
  • Preparation of accurate and timely financial reports.
  • Maintain a high degree of safety and confidentiality of the organization’s documents and property in their possession.
  • Practices a high level of accountability and integrity.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others.

Job Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s Degree / HND in Accounting
  • Minimum of 1 year on the job accounting experience
  • A Professional Certificate in accounting (ACCA or ICAN)
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be versatile in the use of IT systems/office application
  • Must have excellent knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel packages).
  • Must have previous experience in middle finance/accounting roles in a corporate environment.
  • Must have knowledge of generally accepted accounting theories, principles, methods, practices, and terminology in a multidisciplinary and multi-functional environment.
  • Must have knowledge of the application of data processing and terminology as it applies to maintaining financial control and accounting records.
  • Must have knowledge of cost accounting and cost funding procedures.
  • Must have the ability to collate and organize accounting data, interpret its significance, and prepare accurate financial reports.
  • Ability to maintain records and prepare reports.

Closing Date
30th March 2021.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: edgewoodconsulting@yahoo.com using “Account Officer – Sagamu” as the subject of the email.

Note: Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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