Accountant at SIMS Nigeria Limited

Title: Accountant | SIMS Nigeria Limited | Location: Lagos Mainland & Island, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

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  • The ideal candidate must be analytical, proactive and result-oriented.
  • In addition, she must be trustworthy and accountable.

Core Responsibilities

  • Counting of stock (weekly, monthly, quarterly), stock reconciliation and sign off. Daily recounting of stock not balancing.
  • Preparation of daily sales report and reconciling with cashier and storekeeper registers
  • Monitoring of cash lodgments and other deposits to bank
  • Preparation of monthly bank scheme and bank promo report to head office finance for credit note in favor of the branch
  • Confirmation of LTO and LTI issued and weekly sign off by accountant, storekeeper and manager
  • Preparation of monthly bank reconciliation for various banks and flagging of lodgments not credited by any customer or to any supplier.
  • Preparation of branch monthly payroll
  • Weekly preparation of imprest and imprest analysis report
  • Make audit returns – sales invoices, receipts, payment vouchers, tellers, etc.
    Monthly preparation of the following:
  • Schedule of goods returned to CWH with GRN confirmations received & including LTI.
  • Inter-branch supply – confirm that credits have been received by all branches releasing goods.
  • Maintenance and report on inter branch/head office current accounts to head office finance.
  • Weekly stock count reconciliation and report submitted to audit, signed off by accountant and storekeeper.
  • Monthly preparation of grn and the schedules for local purchases sent to audit.

Required Experience / Qualifications

  • Minimum of HND / B.Sc. In Finance, Accounting or any other related field (membership of a recognized professional body i.e., ICAN, ACCA will be an added advantage).
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Female Preferable.

Application Closing Date
5th August, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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