Financial Accountant Job in Nigeria

 Total Child School is a co-educational Nursery, Primary and Secondary School. The school is sited at a serene location providing a beautiful, natural and highly conducive atmosphere for learning. The School promises every child a privileged, purposeful, enriching, very enjoyable and memorable school life.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Financial Accountant

Location: Ikoyi, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time


  • We are looking for a diligent financial accountant to be responsible for supporting decision-making and overseeing of financial information. The financial accountant's responsibilities include producing budgets, overseeing tax payments, and conducting internal audits.


  • Preparing monthly, quarterly and annual reports.
  • Conducting internal audits.
  • Responsible for the production of the company's financial report
  • Overseeing tax payments and reporting.
  • Preparing budgets for the organization.
  • Preparation of monthly financial reports covering balance sheet, profit and loss, internal management reports and cashflow statements
  • Completion of the monthly accruals, journals, fixed assets, and depreciation schedules.
  • Monitoring and reporting on accounting inconsistencies.
  • Keeping up-to-date with financial policies, practices, and regulations.
  • Complying with state and federal tax regulations.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Accounting, Economics or Finance Degree from a reputable tertiary institution.
  • Previous experience in an accounting or finance role in a School.
  • At least 5 years’ experience in a senior or management position.
  • Candidate must be ACA/ICAN Certified.
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Excel and accounting software, especially ERP.
  • Solid understanding of bookkeeping competencies.
  • Excellent mathematical and Analytical skills.
  • Time management skills.

Application Closing Date
30th April, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: using the position as the subject of the email.