Accountant Jobs in Lagos at Bradfield Consulting

Bradfield Consulting Limited – Our client with a major investment in the Real Estate industry, is currently seeking to employ suitably qualified candidate to fill the position below:

Job Title: Accountant – Real Estate

Location: Lagos
Job category: Real Estate

Job Descriptions

  • There are huge opportunities in this fast growing sector which they dominate. Excellent training provided and good career opportunities into the team.
  • The Accountant will be responsible for the timely and accurate reporting which is fully compliant with all the accounting policies.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Ensure accurate and complete posting of the Company’s inventory in accordance with agreed standards.
  • Maintain all records of taxation activities including tax liabilities and payments and provide adequate proof of remittances for tax audit exercises.
  • Prepare and ensure prompt rendition of personal income tax.
  • Process staff loans and personal advances.
  • Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
  • Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
  • Guides accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions.
  • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
  • Secures financial information by completing data base backups.
  • Prepare client billing schedule and submit the invoice to clients.
  • Maintain aging report of outstanding liabilities to third-party entities and provide relevant explanations as required.
  • Prepare periodic reports on all invoices processed and received.
  • Review requests and supporting documents to ensure validity, accuracy, and completeness.
  • Update the financial records of the business as appropriate, including invoices, vendor accounts, fixed assets, inventory and other GL accounts.
  • Respond to internal and third-party enquires regarding payments processing.
  • Ensure accuracy of computations on salary schedule.
  • Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Maintains financial security by following internal controls.
  • Prepares payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
  • Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
  • Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
  • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.

Education and Experience

  • A minimum of 5 – 8 years post-NYSC relevant professional experience in accounting or audit related functions.
  • A professional accounting qualification (ACA or ACCA)
  • Proficient in Business Writing
  • Practical use of Peachtree and Microsoft Excel

Skills and Experience

  • Good leadership skills
  • Interpersonal abilities
  • Willingness to learn
  • Meticulous attention to details
  • Commitment to achieving excellence.
  • Positive attitude and energy
  • Ability to work with little or no supervision
  • Effective written and oral communication


How to Apply
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