Senior Accountant at Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC Plc)

The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC Plc) one of the 11 privatized Electricity Distribution companies in Nigeria that operates in the following states; Kogi, Niger, Nasarawa and Abuja, is presently recruiting for the job positions below:Job Title: Senior AccountantLocation: Nigeria Job Description Under direction, performs a variety of professional level accounting duties involved in preparing, maintaining, analyzing, verifying, and reconciling complex financial transactions, statements, records, and reports; maintains the accuracy of the Company’s ledgers and subsidiary financial systems; assists in the preparation of assigned budgets, annual audit, and year end closing; and provides highly responsible staff assistance to assigned management staff.This position provides the successful candidate with the opportunity to make an immediate bottom-line impact in a promising Company.Roles and Responsibilities Coordinate the posting and documentation of transactions across the business operations and head officeReview business transactions internally to ensure compliance with company rules and group policyPrepare monthly comprehensive financial reports to meet aggressive deadlines for use by both internal and external stakeholdersPerform analyses and prepare internal reporting package including operating metrics, financial controls and performance indicators to help in improving business performanceResponsible for the coordination efforts between sections within finance and other departments to ensure proper work flow, efficiency and cost controlIdentify opportunities to, and improve efficiency and quality of processes in the departmentChampion compliance with IFRS and approved internal financial reporting proceduresWork with external Auditors to facilitate statutory audit processEnsure effective reconciliation of accounting schedules and manage recurring itemsEffectively communicate with people at all levelsStrong mentorship skills and ability to build staff capacity on financial best practiceCarry out other duties as assigned from time to time.

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