Financial Accountant at a Downstream Oil & Gas Company

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An oil and gas servicing company that provides procurement, marine offshore support services and also supply of PMS, AGO and DPK, is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • Monitoring the company’s financial status and providing financial advisory to staff on all management levels is the core function of this role.
  • Ultimately, you will provide us with accurate quantitative information on the financial position, liquidity and cash flows of our business, while ensuring we’re compliant with all tax regulations.

Core Responsibilities

  • Manage all company’s accounting transactions.
  • Prepare asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Recommend financial actions by analyzing accounting options. • Publish financial statements in time.
  • Handle monthly, quarterly and annual closings.
  • Reconcile accounts payable and receivable
  • Ensure timely bank payments on all transactions; Verify, allocate, post, and reconcile transactions.
  • Compute taxes and prepare tax returns.
  • Manage balance sheets and profit/loss statements.
  • Report on the company’s financial health and liquidity.
  • Audit financial transactions and documents.
  • Reinforce financial data confidentiality and conduct database backups when necessary.
  • Comply with all governmental financial policies and regulations.
  • Communicate with Manager and/or Director on work status and client issues that arise.
  • Responsible for handling the company’s external client’s books as funds are being disbursed and received on their behalf.
  • Perform other financial & administrative tasks as they arise.

Qualifications & Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Banking & Finance or any relevant field.
  • ICAN or ACA member
  • 3-4 years’ experience as an accountant or finance management technical
  • Not more than 40 years
  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures and principles
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Hands on experience in using Quick books and or other advanced accounting software.
  • Strong attention to details and analytical skills.

Application Closing Date
14th November, 2022.

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


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