Job Openings Senior Accountant

About the job Senior Accountant

Our client is a national diversified general contractor and one of Nigeria's largest private construction groups. They are now seeking to recruit an amazing ''Senior Accountant" at their premises in Lagos, Nigeria.


Our client is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Accountant to join their team in Lagos, Nigeria. The ideal candidate will be responsible for managing and overseeing the daily operations of the accounting department, ensuring accuracy and efficiency in financial transactions and reporting. As a Senior Accountant, you will play a key role in preparing financial statements, coordinating audits, and implementing accounting software and systems. Experience in the construction industry is highly preferred.


- Manage and oversee daily operations of the accounting department, including accounts receivable, accounts payable, and payroll.
- Prepare bank and vendor reconciliations to ensure accuracy and completeness of financial transactions.
- Prepare financial statements in accordance with company policies and regulatory requirements.
- Coordinate annual audits, liaising with external auditors and ensuring compliance with audit procedures.
- Assist in the implementation of accounting software and systems, optimizing processes for efficiency and accuracy.
- Handle other accounting tasks as assigned by management.


- Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field.
- Minimum of 3 years of experience in accounting, with a proven track record of success.
- Experience in the construction industry is preferred.
- Proficiency in accounting software and MS Office Suite.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with team members and stakeholders.
- Strong analytical skills and attention to detail, with the ability to identify and resolve discrepancies in financial data.