Accounts Officer at Mario Consulting

Mario Consulting | Job Title: Accounts Officer | Jobs Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Duties

  • Execute all accounting transactions and effect necessary reconciliations of outstanding transactions.
  • Provide monthly updates on budget implementation covering credits and carry-forward commitments and payments
  • Provide advice on the interpretation and implementation of financial procedures.
  • Participate in the development of financial procedures and model documents, including check list for all essential financial activities.
  • Keep abreast of relevant accounting regulations and ensure updating of existing processes and procedures
  • Ensure that staff who need to use financial procedures are aware of them, understand them and correctly apply them
  • Disburse cash advance and ensure retirements within the stipulated time.
  • Post financial transactions.
  • Update fixed assets register as at when due.
  • Compile and record revenue statements and reconcile balances.
  • Prepare and compare books of accounts such as cash book, ledgers etc. with bank statements.
  • Prepare staff salaries and pay slips and make remittances
  • Receivable management.
  • Prepares monthly Bank reconciliation.
  • Inventory management for the group.
  • Prepare monthly Management Accounts for review with Group Head, Finance & Accounts.
  • Ensure timely filing of monthly PAYE remittance, VAT Returns and WHT remittance to the appropriate tax authority as at when due.
  • File and archive all accounting related documents.

Requirements

  • B.Sc. or HND in Accounting or Finance from a recognized University or Polytechnic
  • A certified member of Institute of Chartered Accounts of Nigeria (ICAN)/ACCA
  • Minimum of Five (5) Work Experience as an Accounting Officer in a well structured organization
  • Hand-on experience in the use of Accounting package (preference for ERP software) is a must
  • Proven knowledge of Accounting standards and procedures, laws, rules and regulations
  • Proven knowledge in Tax computations and Tax filing
  • Advanced computer skills on MS Office and databases for financial reporting
  • Sound independent judgement Skills
  • Strong passion for work, high attention to details and excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, presentation and reports writing skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadline, self-motivator, determined and/or confident in his/her abilities to deliver
  • Young smart and intelligent.
  • Organizational and administrative skills, including ability to manage priorities

Application Closing Date
31st January, 2021

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications to: [email protected] using the Job Title as subject of the email.