Glyde Lubricants is one of the fastest-growing independent lubricant producers in Nigeria. We are endowed with highly motivated and enthusiastic professionals driven by a vision to excel in the production of quality products and services.

  • Job Position: Senior Accountant
  • Job Location: Nigeria

Job Summary

  • We are seeking to employ a Senior Accountant to manage the accounting activities in the various regions of the country.

Job Description / Responsibilities

  • Plan, direct and control the current to long-term development of the group following corporate objectives.
  • Ensure timely reconciliation of current accounts monthly.
  • Review the integrity of monthly management reports to aid management decision-making.
  • Direct the implementation of strategies by units within the group.
  • Review, consolidate and approve requests to ensure that the group has adequate human and physical resources to enable it to meet stated objectives.
  • Keep abreast of and constantly monitor and interpret work guides and references to ensure the business operations comply with requirements of relevant statutory and regulatory authorities.
  • Set and monitor performance indicators of the Group to ensure that expectations of customers are met within the provisions of relevant statutory and regulatory guidelines.
  • Provide leadership and direction for the group and guide the units’ activities to ensure attainment of the group’s current to long-term strategies.
  • Review and approve Management reports from the various units.
  • Review the statistical analysis report on units’ income and expense items to identify the basis for deviations from the plan and review results with appropriate units.
  • Establish and implement operating procedures to ensure proper accounting-related areas.
  • Ensure proper compliance with all financial legislation related to the business of the company.
  • Oversee the company’s investment portfolio to ensure that the company’s interests are safeguarded and investment goals achieved.
  • Review and make recommendations to the Executive Management on suggestions by the Head, marketing/sales
  • Review and approve management and statutory reports on assets, capitalization, and liquidity position of the company for board/regulatory purposes.
  • Develop policies for credit sales by keeping abreast with various changes and regulations that impact the operations of the company.
  • Develop Unit Heads and monitor their performance to enhance their abilities and tactical management skills
  • Take necessary and prompt corrective actions to ensure the achievement of the objectives of the organization.
  • Submit a periodic report on the business operations to the Managing Director and recommend remedial actions to correct deviations from the plan.
  • Liaise with regulatory/supervisory bodies on behalf of the company.
  • Ensure that subordinates attend suitable training courses for their development
  • Attend various meetings such as sectional head, budget committee meetings
  • Liaise with other sectional heads in setting the cornerstone’s strategic direction, objectives, goals, and action plans for the group.
  • Participate in policies, procedures, and program formulation.
  • Any other tasks as may be assigned by the Managing Director.

Job Requirements

  • BSc in Accounting / Finance, Master of Business Administration (MBA) & ACCA/ ICAN


  • Successful 7 – 10 years of cognate experience particularly in the manufacturing sector/industry.


  • Strategic management skills, relationship management skills, as well as operation leadership skills and decision analysis skills. Negotiation skills, communication skills, analytical skills, empirical knowledge of the industry.

N150,000 – N200,000 / month.

Closing Date
24th March 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: jobs@glydelubricants.com using the Position as the subject of the email.

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