Accountant Job in Nigeria

 Talents and Skills Africa is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Accountant

Location: Gbagada, Lagos

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Brief

  • We are looking for an experienced Certified Public Accountant (CPA) to join our accounting department.
  • You’ll be responsible for preparing, reviewing and analyzing financial reports for our company.
  • Our ideal candidate has in-depth knowledge of bookkeeping, auditing and budgeting procedures.
  • You should also be able to monitor daily transactions and recommend ways we can improve our financial health. Previous work experience, along with a degree in Accounting and a CPA qualification is required for this role.
  • Ultimately, you will play a vital role in our company’s financial operations, ensuring compliance with the law and accuracy in accounting


  • Organize and update financial records as needed (digital and physical)
  • Analyze transactions and prepare reports
  • Perform regular, detailed audits to ensure accuracy in financial documents, expenditures and investments
  • Forecast revenue and analyze profit margins
  • Oversee ledger reconciliation and manage accounts payable/receivable
  • Participate in budgeting processes
  • Brief senior managers regularly on the company’s financial status
  • Liaise with Tax Accountants to track tax payments and returns
  • Monitor bookkeeping activities regularly
  • Keep company financial information confidential
  • Establish accounting policies and procedures
  • Stay informed on industry developments and changes in regulations

Requirements and Skills

  • BSc Degree in Accounting or Finance and a CPA certification
  • Proven work experience as a Certified Public AccountantorSenior Accountant
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting and financial procedures
  • Understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Experience with accounting software, like FreshBooks and Zoho
  • Advanced MS Excel knowledge (familiarity with formulas, VLOOKUPs and pivot tables)
  • Excellent analytical skills with attention to detail
  • Integrity, with an ability to handle confidential information.

N300,000 - N350,000 / month.

Application Closing Date
29th March, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the email.