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Senior Accountant

Baltem Technology And Engineering Services
Lagos, Nigeria
November 30, 2016

Job brief

We are looking for an experienced senior accountant to ensure the integrity of accounting information by researching account issues for compliance and by establishing quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting.


•To verify, allocate, post and reconcile transactions

•To produce error-free accounting reports and present their results

•To analyze financial information and summarize financial status

•To provide technical support and advice on management

•To review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures

•To participate in financial standards setting and in forecast process

•To provide input into department’s goal setting process

•To prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule

•To direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance

•To plan, assign and review staff’s work

•To support month-end and year-end close process

•To develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls


•Proven senior accounting experience

•Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures and principles

•Awareness of business trends

•Experience with creating financial statements

•Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process

•Excellent accounting software user and administration skills

•Accuracy and attention to detail

•Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills

•B.Sc degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant

Method of Application:

Qualified and interested candidates should send their most recent CV/Resume with job title as subject of mail for perusal before end of October 2016