Senior Accountant at Sigma Consulting Group


Full Time
Posted 3 days ago

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Job Title: Senior Accountant

Job Location: Victoria Island, Lagos

Job Details:

  • Verify, allocate, post, and reconcile accounts payable and receivable.
  • Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results.
  • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status.
  • Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending.
  • Provide technical support and advice onManagement Accountant.
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures.
  • Manage accounting assistants and bookkeepers.
  • Participate in financial standards setting and in the forecast process.
  • Provide input into the department’s goal-setting process.
  • Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule.
  • Assist with tax audits and tax returns.
  • Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance.
  • Plan, assign, and review staff’s work.
  • Support month-end and year-end close process.
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls.
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP principles.

Requirements

  • Proven years of experience as a Financial Controller, Accounting Supervisor, Chief or Senior Accountant
  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures.
  • In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
  • Awareness of business trends.
  • Familiarity with financial accounting statements.
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process.
  • Hands-on experiences with accounting software packages, like FreshBooks and QuickBooks.
  • Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills.
  • B.Sc Degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant.
  • Relevant certification (e.g. ICAN or ACA) will be preferred.

Salary
N150,000 – N200, 000 monthly.

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

Deadline: May 24, 2021

Job Features

Job CategoryAccounting / Audit / Finance

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