Accountant

  • Lagos

Job Role: Accountant
Job Location: Omole Phase 1, Lagos, Nigeria
Job Type: Full-time

COMPANY OVERVIEW
Octoplus Marketing Group is a Marketing, Advertising and Business solutions company. We are focused on creatively engaging consumers/customers/end-users with memorable experience that impact on brands in our care.

JOB SUMMARY
The role holder will be a team member in the finance unit and provide support to the Finance department by preparing financial statements, reporting, and managing daily accounting tasks. You will be part of a team of professionals working to maintain order and transparency for the company’s finances.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
A typical day on the job will involve.

• Post and process journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
• Update accounts receivable and issue invoices
• Update accounts payable and perform 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
• Prepare and submit weekly/monthly reports
• Assist senior accountants in the preparation of monthly/yearly closings
• Assist with other accounting projects
• Ability to be strategic and give input on financial metrics that can aid business growth

REQUIREMENTS
• BSc from a reputable institution with at least a Second class upper (2.1) degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or related field from any recognized Institution.
• Be between the ages of 19 – 26 years.
• 1 – 2-year work experience.
• Great attention to detail.
• ACCA certified/Ongoing.
• Proven experience in Taxation or related tax services is a plus.
• Good with numbers and figures and an analytical acumen
• Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices
• Excellent knowledge of MS Office.
Interested and Qualified candidates can apply by sending their applications to hr@octoplusgroup.com

To apply for this job email your details to hr@octoplusgroup.com