AFN Brokers Limited was incorporated on the 29th September, 1989, with registration Number RC 138020 and Licenced as a full fledged Insurance Broking outfit in 1991, transacting all classes of Insurance Broking and Consultancy services. We at AFN Brokers Limited have a culture of creating values for our Customers. We are reputed for providing qualitative Insurance and Risk Management service to our clients in diverse areas of operation.

Our Philosophy is to maintain high ethical standard in all our dealings with honesty of purpose at all times. Our operation is well structured and we are well positioned to provide excellent services to our local customers and international partners.

Job Position: Accountant (Graduate Trainee)

Job Location: Ikeja, Lagos

Job Responsibilities

  1. Manage all accounting transactions
  2. Prepare budget forecasts
  3. Publish financial statements in time
  4. Handle monthly, quarterly and annual closings
  5. Reconcile accounts payable and receivable
  6. Ensure timely bank payments
  7. Compute taxes and prepare tax returns
  8. Manage balance sheets and profit/loss statements
  9. Report on the company’s financial health and liquidity
  10. Audit financial transactions and documents
  11. Reinforce financial data confidentiality and conduct database backups when necessary
  12. Comply with financial policies and regulations
  13. Controlling the payroll
  14. Producing an accurate set of month-end accounts, with comparisons to forecasts and previous periods
  15. Preparing profit and loss accounts and the balance sheet for senior management
  16. Assisting in preparing budgets and business planning, including projected room revenue
  17. Reconciling bank statements
  18. Ensuring legislation is followed regarding VAT and PAYE
  19. Chasing late payments, reporting bad debts and keeping a careful eye on the cash flow
  20. Support the management of disciplinary and grievance issues
  21. Planning and sometimes delivering training- including inductions for new employees
  22. Any other duties and specific project work which may be assigned from time to time by the factory Manager.
  23. Maintain good relationships with suppliers, vendors, and service providers with the purpose of getting high-quality products and services at good bargains.
  24. Maintain company assets are maintained as at when due, and any other job function that shall be given from time to time.

Job Requirements

  1. Candidates should possess a B.Sc. Degree in Accounting, Finance or a relevant Degree.
  2. Years of experience from 4 years and above.
  3. Accountancy skills, ideally honed in a factory/manufacturing environment.
  4. IT knowledge, as transactions, are usually done through computerized systems, electronic cash tills and so on
  5. Data processing skills, including spreadsheet packages.
  6. Analytical and communication skills.
  7. Unmatched attention to detail as you’ll be preparing detailed financial information for senior management.
  8. Hands-on experience with Hotel accounting software,Advanced MS Excel skills and pivot tables.
  9. Experience with general ledger functions.
  10. Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills.
  11. Ages between 27 to 40 years.

Application Deadline
5th May, 2023.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: afnbroker@ymail.com and copy to: o.segun@afninsurancebrokers.com and patrickemmanuel371@gmail.com using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Tagged as: Accounting, Finance, Graduate, Management Trainee