Junior Accountant in Lagos at Talents and Skills Africa Consulting

Full time Assist to Hire Limited in Accountant
  • Post Date: February 9, 2021
  • Apply Before : February 12, 2021
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  • Year Of Experience 1 To 2 Years
  • Experience Junior Level
  • Gender None
  • Industry Others
  • Qualifications HND/First Degree

Job Description

Junior Accountant at Talents and Skills Africa Consulting

Our client, Talents and Skills Africa Consulting LLC – a corporate technology solutions provider in the copy/print/scan equipment maintenance servicing, print management solutions, and archiving industry is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Junior Accountant


Location: Ikeja, Lagos



  • Prepare asset, liability, and capital account entries by organizing and analyzing account information.
  • Document financial transactions.
  • Recommend financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
  • Summarize current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit, and loss statement and other reports
  • Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents.
  • Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
  • Reconcile financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information
  • Secure financial information by completing database backups
  • Verify, allocate, post, and reconcile transactions.
  • Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results.
  • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status.
  • Provide technical support and advice on management.
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures.
  • Participate in financial standards setting and in the forecast process
  • Provide input into the department’s goal-setting process.
  • Prepare financial statements and produce budgets according to schedule.
  • Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance.
  • Support month-end and year-end close process.
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls.
  • Effectively communicate with clients.
  • Contribute to a strong client relationship through positive interactions with client personnel.
  • Communicate with Manager and/or Director on work status and client issues that arise.


  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field or equivalent work experience.
  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures and principles.
  • Minimum of 2 years working experience.
  • Business trends awareness.
  • Experience with creating financial statements.
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process.
  • Excellent accounting software user (PeachTree or Sage) and administration skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Inclination towards numbers and quantitative skills.
  • Intermediate understanding of accounting and reporting standards, gaining experience in researching as it relates to accounting issues

Accountant top Skills & Proficiencies:

  • Accounting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Reporting Skills
  • Attention to Detail
  • Deadline-Oriented
  • Reporting Research Results
  • Confidentiality
  • Time Management
  • Data Entry Management
  • Basic Math
  • Accuracy
  • Planning and Organizing
  • Scheduling and Monitoring
  • Communication Skills
  • Problem Analysis and Problem-Solving Skills
  • Initiative
  • Teamwork
  • Confidentiality.

Application Closing Date

12th March 2021.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: Recruitment@talentsandskills.net using the “Job Title” as the subject of the email.

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