Accountant at Michael Stevens Consulting


Job Title: Accountant | Location: Lagos | Michael Stevens Consulting
Job Type: Full Time

Michael Stevens Consulting is a Management consulting company, whose focus has been on rendering the following services: Training, Recruitment of Personnel, Outsourcing of Personnel and rendering Financial and Management consulting services to the Manufacturing, Oil & Gas, Telecommunications, engineering services, Hospitality Industry,Public Sector etc.

Job Description

  • Prepare financial statements (balance sheet, profit & loss accounts) in accordance with Nigeria and International Financial Accounting Standards.
  • Perform month end and year end closing process and reporting to management team on timely basis.
  • Verify collection and arrange for payment on daily basis.
  • Prepare reconciliation for all Account Payables, Receivables, and control accounts.
  • Maintain files and documentation thoroughly and accurately.
  • Prepare and submit tax reporting on time as well as arranging for related tax payments.
  • Assist the HR in preparation and implementing of the payroll (computation of salary, other benefits, and deductions);
  • The Accountant reports to the Chief Executive Officer but has a dotted line reporting responsibility to the Chief Operating Officer (COO)
  • This role is based in Lagos, but the successful hire may be visiting other company outlets in other parts of the country
  • To be a good fit for this opportunity you will have a strong financial background and a solid understanding of accounting, as well as some years of experience in MN trading business
  • We are looking for a dynamic professional with a strong ownership, a can-do attitude, good leadership skills and initiative to drive changes that impact the entire organization, including the ability to influence and motivate others, not limited to conflict resolution.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting / Finance or full professional qualification (e.g.  ACCA, ACA, CPA)
  • Minimum of 10 years of working experience in similar roles
  • Experience in handling local tax regulation (e.g, VAT / CIT / ET / withholding tax)
  • Strong leadership and highly motivated to overcome challenges
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written in English.
  • Able to supervise junior team members and provide guidance
  • High level of ethics, integrity, and professionalism
  • Not more than 45 years of age.

Annual remuneration of between N3,600,000 – N4,800,000

Application Closing Date
4th September, 2020.

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