Job for a Junior Accountant in a Group of Companies

Stresert Services Limited – Our client, a Nigerian owned group of companies with business interests in Hotels, Restaurants, Cinemas, Shopping Malls, Real Estate Development, etc., is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:


Job Title: Junior Accountant
Job Ref: Jnr Acct
Location: Mile 2 – Amuo Odofin, Lagos
Work Days: Monday – Saturdays
Job Purpose

  • General accounting including preparing journal entries, maintaining balance sheet schedules and ledgers, account and bank reconciliations.
  • Assisting with monthly closings and account analysis; support the senior accountant in carrying out the deliverables of the account department.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain up-to-date billing system
  • Follow established procedures for processing receipts, upon confirmation of payments made by Customers etc
  • Reconciliation of Customer’s Account details for non payments, delayed payments and other irregularities
  • Account/bank reconciliations
  • Conducting of Weekly Stock take (Of Product unsold every week end)
  • Preparing of Daily Sales Analysis
  • Follow up, collection and allocation of payments
  • Carry out billing, collection and reporting activities according to specific deadlines
  • Maintain accounts receivable customer files
  • Prepare bank deposits
  • Investigate and resolve customer queries
  • Organizing a recovery system and initiate collection efforts
  • Sending of Weekly Sales Report – (Every Saturday – COB)
  • Maintaining General ledger operations
  • Assist with implementing and maintaining internal financial controls and procedures
  • Assist with preparation of monthly financial reports
  • Assist with accounts receivable and accounts payable
  • Assist with tax computations and returns
  • Assist in budgets and forecasts
  • Assist with payroll administration (Time sheet preparation)
  • Assist with preparation and coordination of the audit process

Education, Skills & Attributes

  • HND/B.Sc in Accounting (not a Chartered Accountant)
  • 2-3 years work experience in similar position
  • Ability to demonstrate initiative, attention to detail in a busy, changing work environment
  • Ability to plan and organise work schedule and work within tight timelines
  • Display personal drive and integrity working as directed to achieve work objectives
  • Must have knowledge of account payable & receivable, taxes and payroll processing
  • Must have good IT Skills including Microsoft Excel


  • Proposed Salary per month is between N50, 000 – N60, 000 (based on experienced)


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s to: [email protected] using “Jnr Acc”’ as the subject of mail.

Note: Applicants who reside in Amuo Odofin and its immediate environment will be given more priority


Application Deadline  31st October, 2017.

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