Accountant Job in Nigeria

 Austine and Partners is into the marketing and distribution of premium wines and spirits nationwide.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Accountant

Location: Lekki, Lagos

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • Prepare asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information
  • Summarize current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other financial reports
  • Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents
  • Handle monthly, quarterly and annual closings
  • Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures
  • Develop Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for the department
  • 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 to the management
  • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
  • Provide technical support and advice on management
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and generally accepted accounting procedures
  • Carry out monthly bank reconciliation
  • Carry out monthly stock count
  • Analyze the Company’s debtors and devise means to collect debts
  • Participate in financial standards setting and in forecast process
  • Provide input into department's goal setting process
  • Prepare 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
  • Manage client relationship through positive interactions with client’s


  • B.Sc/HND in Accounting.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in FMCG.
  • Proficient in using accounting software and well-versed in accounting processes and procedures.
  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).

Application Closing Date
27th May, 2024.

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

Note: Candidates must live in Lekki, Ajah, Ikota, Sangotedo, Victoria Island and the environs.