Junior

  • Oyo, Oyo State


  • ₦ 30,000-50,000 per month

  • Permanent

  • Full-time

Altara Credit Limited (“Altara”) is a Nigerian consumer and business services venture. Our core value proposition is to improve the quality of life for the average Nigerian by driving financial inclusion. Altara is built on serving the underbanked and the otherwise financially excluded.

Our debut service is“buy now, pay later”where we allow formal & informal sector workers, and SME owners to purchase a variety of products and equipment for their homes and businesses but instead of paying for the products in full upfront, pay small amount overtime.”

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Junior Accountant

Location: Ogbomosho / Oyo Town, Oyo

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • We are looking to hire a “Junior Accountant”. This is a role where you will report directly to the Internal Accounting Analyst. In this capacity you will be responsible for providing the financial results of the company.

Further Responsibilities

  • Bookkeep, prepare and record journal entries.
  • Track income and expenses, and be able to prepare detailed revenue and expense reports when necessary.
  • Complete monthly bank and revenue account reconciliations.
  • Interface with managers and executives concerning questions and issues.
  • Support external audit requirements related to specific areas of responsibility.
  • Daily reconciliation of accounts.
  • Assist with monthly end Reconciliation of accounts (Purchases, sales, inventory, expenses, transfers, payments, deposits).
  • Work to continuously improve accounting/finance procedures and internal controls.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from an accredited university
  • 1 year+ of working for a consumer finance company, Microfinance Company or a bank.
  • Great attention to detail
  • Excellent written and face interpersonal, communication and persuasion skills.
  • Strong mathematical skills.
  • Commitment to achieving performance goals.
  • Familiarity and experience using accounting technology programs.
  • Familiarity with tax accounting for finance companies in Nigeria, highly required.
  • Great at time management, multitasking and prioritizations skills.

Location:

  • Branch office: Oyo Town/Ogbomosho. The role may require some domestic travel.

Salary

N30,000 – N50,000 / month.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications containing the following below to: using the Job Title as the subject of the email:

  • Your Resume (1-page max.)
  • A short paragraph as to why you are interested in the role (Half a page)
  • In 5 bullet points, choose 5 individual responsibilities (listed above) and express why you would excel in the role with an example of a project you have completed in the past to support each point.

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Ascentech

  • Lagos, Lagos State


  • Permanent

  • Full-time

Lagos

Date Posted: 2021-03-25

Ascentech Services Limited is a full-fledged Human Resource Solution Provider incorporated in 2013 with its Head Office in Lagos, Nigeria. We are hiring a Junior Accountant in Lagos.

Responsibilities

  • Post and process journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
  • Update accounts receivable and issue invoices
  • Update accounts payable and performs reconciliations
  • Assist in the processing of balance sheets, income statements, and other financial statements according to legal and company accounting and financial guidelines
  • Assist with reviewing of expenses, payroll records, etc. as assigned
  • Update financial data in databases to ensure that information will be accurate and immediately available when needed
  • Assist with other accounting projects.

Requirements

  • 1 – 2 years’ proven experience as a junior accountant
  • Excellent organizing abilities
  • Great attention to detail
  • Good with numbers and figures and an analytical acumen
  • Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices
  • Excellent knowledge of Accounting Software, Tally is most preferred and MS Office.
  • Qualifications (ACA, ACCA, or CIMA) is a plus but not required
  • BSc / BA in Accounting, Finance, or relevant field.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV on or before 2nd April, 2021, using the “Job Title” as the subject of the email.

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