Vacancy at The People Practice For Financial Accountant in Lagos

Closing on: Dec 31, 2023
Job Category: Accounting and Finance
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Lagos

The People Practice – Our client, a Digital Bank that explores an easier and better way to save, make payments and manage money, is recruiting to fill the position

Job Description

  • Our client is looking to hire a talented Financial Accountant who will be responsible for running the accounting and financial activities of the company.
  • This role involves daily analysis of transactions, balancing of accounts and reconciliations needed to scale up the business and have a big impact on the finance department.


  • Overall responsibility for handling daily accounting tasks such as preparation and posting of receipts, deposits, purchase orders, invoices and other standard tasks.
  • Ensure daily balancing of transactions and account reconciliations.
  • Preparing the monthly profit and loss, and balance sheet reports
  • Preparing weekly cash flow statements, and controlling expenditure and cash flow
  • Support Preparation of the Monthly, Quarterly and Annual Financial Statements;
  • Responsible for ensuring all bills passed by card provider and processor are accurate by matching them with the number of cards and transactions for the period in view.
  • Ensure all statutory filings such as PAYE, CIT, VAT and WHT and prepared and filed on a timely basis
  • Assisting with the preparation of year-end accounts and statutory accounts
  • Collecting and analyzing data, which is then used in the preparation of weekly and monthly estimates
  • Collaborate with auditors to ensure seamless audit procedures and deliver financial accounts within stipulated timelines
  • Use technology to streamline and amplify our finance capabilities
  • Learn new technologies and transform your learnings into applicable tools to benefit our growth ambitions.
  • Carry out any other assigned tasks for the purpose of preparing monthly management accounts.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or a related quantitative discipline.
  • 3+ years of experience in a Finance role; Finance industry experience highly preferred.
  • Excellent analytical and numerical skills with experience in financial reporting and complex reconciliations.
  • Ability to identify cause and effect relationships while making data-driven recommendations in a structured manner.

Must have skills:

  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • High attention to detail and accuracy in a fast-paced work environment.

Application Closing Date
31st December, 2023.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Stephen Ekpa

Stephen Ekpa

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