Job: Junior Accountant (Investment) at iRecruiters Africa Limited


job description

About the Company: Our client is a leading investment organization with a strong focus on real estate development. Our client has remained a major player in the real estate investment industry and has influenced so much the way the industry is run in Nigeria.

Job Summary: We are looking to hire a Junior Level Financial Accountant to help oversee the financial well-being of the organization in conjunction with the finance team. This will include budgeting, managing tax payments, etc.

Main responsibilities:

  • Ensure compliance with organizational guidelines and procedures, as well as federal and state regulations.
  • Support the finance team in maintaining the finances of the business.
  • Analyze financial data and prepare balance sheets.
  • Resolve issues or queries related to accounts payable and receivable.
  • Coordinate with management and staff to prepare budgets.
  • Accurately perform daily reconciliations of cash, check, and credit card transactions, and post and file invoices.
  • Participate in financial and tax audits and general ledger preparation.
  • Prepare tax returns and corporate reporting requirements.
  • Complete month-end closing procedures.
  • Update financial data in databases to ensure information will be accurate and immediately available when needed
  • Develop monthly financial statements including cash flow, profit and loss statements and balance sheets.


  • A bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or a related field is essential.
  • Professional certification or in the process of obtaining it.
  • 2 to 5 years of accounting experience.
  • Knowledge of SAGE is an asset but not mandatory.
  • Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices.
  • Analytical mind with strong conceptual and problem solving skills.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Accounting software packages.
  • Meticulous attention to detail with superb organizational skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Must be a quick learner.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team.
  • Critical thinker with a great mastery of mathematics.
  • Excellent report writing, communication and computer skills.

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