Account and Administrative Officer Job in Nigeria

 Gbenga Badejo and Co. (Chartered Accountants & Tax Practitioners) is a Correspondent Firm of Reanda International which is an International Network of Independent Accounting and Consulting Firms with 41 Member Firms and over 250 Partners with 4,500 staff in 147 locations across the globe including Asia Africa, Middle East and Europe.

We are a fast-growing multi-disciplinary firm of professionals with core competence in the area of Audit, Assurance, Accountancy, Taxation, Corporate recovery, result-oriented and cutting-edge business consulting and strategic corporate services. Incorporated in 1995, our Firm has, over the last two and a half decades been a major contributor to our clients’ success stories. We have constantly provided Value Added Services to our clients in all the areas mentioned above.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Account and Administrative Officer

Location: Yaba, Lagos

Employment Type: Full-time

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Managing financial transactions such as accounts payable, accounts receivable, and general ledger entries.
  • Reconciling financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
  • Monitoring cash flow and preparing cash flow forecasts.
  • Assisting with budget preparation and financial reporting.
  • Processing payroll accurately and on time, calculating wages, deductions, and overtime.
  • Ensuring compliance with tax regulations and statutory requirements related to payroll.
  • Overseeing day to day administrative tasks such as scheduling appointments, organizing files, maintaining supplies, etc.
  • Handling incoming and outgoing correspondences, including emails, phone calls and letters. Also, responsible for drafting memos and reports.
  • Maintaining accurate records, databases and filing systems.
  • Ensuring that office equipment is properly maintained and coordinating repairs or replacements as necessary.

Educational Qualification and other Requirements

  • A Bachelor's Degree or Higher National Diploma in Accounting, Business Administration or any other related disciplines from reputable educational institutions
  • Excellent MS Office knowledge, verbal and written communications skills
  • Between the ages of 25 - 35 years
  • Knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • Knowledge of applicable tax laws, codes and regulations in the industry
  • Working knowledge and experience of an accounting software / ERP
  • One to two years experience required.

Application Closing Date
14th June, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications, including their resume and a cover letter to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.