Account Officer at Smart Partners Consulting Limited (SPC)

Smart Partners Consulting - Our client, a major player in Upstream Oil & Gas sector is seeking to employ an experienced candidate to fill the position below:Job Title: Account OfficerLocation: LagosJob DescriptionWe are seeking to employ an experienced Accountant who will be manage our  balance sheet schedules, ledgers, accounts, bank reconciliation analysis and audit/reconciliation of accounts and also carry out monthly closing and account analysis in the accounts department.Job ResposibilitiesLiaise with central business and finance areas with respect to journal entries and all financial transactions affecting the business.Performs statistical, cost and financial analysis of financial reports and data, and prepares subsequent narrative analysis for management.Review expense vouchers, invoices, purchase requisitions or other transactions.Compiles and analyses financial information to prepare entries to account books, such as general ledger accounts, documenting business transactions, prepare journal entries.Summarizes the organization’s current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports, monthly closings and preparation of monthly financial statements.Manages retention and preparation of tax records, tax returns and other required reports.Payroll administration and preparation of monthly sales reports for analysis.Periodic audit of departmental processesRelates with Procurement, Contracts and Grants Accounting, Budget Services or other department with respect to accounting and financial information.Process regulating permit as may be requiredProcess sales orders on as may be required.Ascertaining that routine entries from the departments are processed on time.Keep abreast on the accounting policies and procedures.Monitor compliance in line with accepted accounting principles and company procedures.Ensuring deductions and prompt remittance of necessary schedules and various statutory deduction i.e VAT, PAYEE pension Fund etc.Develop, implement, modifies, and documents recordkeeping of accounting systems, making use of current computer technology.Develops, maintains and implements financial internal controls, policies and procedures.Maintains customer confidence and maintains confidentiality with respect to the company financial information. 

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