Job Title: Accountant
Job Location: Lagos

Our Client, an Interior Design and Architecture firm is seeking to hire a trustworthy candidate in the capacity of an Accountant who will ensure the provision of high-quality financial accounting service that
supports efficient management of the company.


  • Prepare asset, liability and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information
  • Document financial transactions by entering account information
  • Recommend financial actions by analyzing accounting options
  • Summarize current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement and other reports
  • Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents
  • Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures
  • Guide accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions
  • Reconcile financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information
  • Secure financial information by completing database backups
  • Verify, allocate, post and reconcile transactions
  • Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
  • Analyze financial information and summarise the financial status
  • Provide technical support and advice on management
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
  • Participate in financial standards setting and in the forecast process
  • Prepare invoices, financial statements and produce budget according to schedule
  • Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance
  • Support month-end and year-end close process
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Communicate effectively with clients
  • Contribute to a strong client relationship through positive interactions with client personnel
  • Communicate with Manager and/or Director on work status and client issues that arise
  • Computing taxes.
  • Keeping informed about current legislation relating to finance and accounting.


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or a related field.
  • 1 – 3 years experience in a similar role
  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures and principles
  • ACA or ACCA certified is a plus
  • Strong analytical, communication, and computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite).
  • Proven work experience as a Financial Accountant
  • Proficient in MS Excel and accounting software
  • In-depth understanding of business bookkeeping procedures
  • Solid knowledge of accounting regulations and practices in Nigeria.
  • Attention to detail
  • Confidentiality
  • Honesty
  • Budget preparation and monitoring for the entire company and by the department.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
Job Category: Accountancy
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Lagos

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