• Full Time
  • Lagos

Website First Excelsia Professional Services Limited

Accountant at a Fast-growing Finance House – First Excelsia Professional Services Limited

First Excelsia Professional Services Limited – Our client, a Fast-growing Finance House, is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Accountant

Industry: Finance

Job Description

The ideal candidate will be responsible for providing accurate quantitative information on the financial position, liquidity, and cash flows of the firm while ensuring compliance with relevant regulations.
The successful candidate will also manage all financial transactions, from fixed payments and variable expenses to bank deposits and budgets.


Prepares financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends
Ensure all financial reporting deadlines are met, internally and externally
Preparation and processing of payroll with attention to statutory remittances.
Reconcile accounts payable and receivable
Develop and analyze financial statements and reports according to IFRS and GAAP
Audit financial transactions and documents
Report on the company’s financial health and liquidity periodically
Management of investments, profit & loss, cash flow, and income & expense reports
Advise management on financial decisions proactively.

Person Specification

First Degree in Accounting or a related discipline from a recognized institution
Minimum of 5 years relevant work experience as an Accountant or a similar role preferably in the Financial Services Sector.
Verifiable experience managing regulatory bodies including FRIS, SEC, CBN, et al.
The ideal candidate should be a member of relevant & recognized professional bodies (e.g., ACA, ACCA, et al)
Excellent accounting software user and administration skills.

Application Closing Date
2nd August, 2021.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send a copy of their CV to: talentsearch@firstexcelsia.com using “Accountant II” as the subject of the mail.

To apply for this job email your details to talentsearch@firstexcelsia.com