Branch Accountant (Imo) at SIMS Nigeria Limited

SIMS Nigeria Limited – We specialize in the assembly, distribution and sales of consumer electronics from major brands such as – Samsung, Panasonic, Royal, Skyworth, Electrolux, Bosch, Philips and Powermatic.

Our business started out in 1987 and since then we have grown to be a market leader in the home appliances & consumer electronics market in Nigeria. We operate a number of branches that cut across most of Nigeria’s geopolitical zones in major cities such as Lagos, Port-Harcourt, Abuja, Onitsha, Enugu, Uyo and Kano.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Branch Accountant

Location: Owerri, Imo

Job Description

  • The ideal candidate must be analytical, proactive and result-oriented. In addition, she must be trustworthy and accountable.

Core Responsibilities Include:

  • Counting of stock (weekly, monthly, quarterly), stock reconciliation and sign off. daily recounting  of stock not balancing
  • Preparation of daily sales report and reconciling with cashier and storekeeper registers
  • Monitoring of cash lodgements and other deposits to bank
  • Preparation of monthly bank scheme and bank promo report to head office finance for credit note in favour of the branch
  • Confirmation of lto and lti issued and weekly sign off by accountant, storekeeper and manager
  • Preparation of monthly bank reconciliation for various banks and flagging of lodgments not credited by any customer or to any supplier.
  • Preparation of branch monthly payroll
  • Weekly preparation of imprest and imprest analysis report
  • Make audit returns – sales invoices, receipts, payment vouchers, tellers, etc.

Monthly preparation of the following:

  • Schedule of goods returned to cwh with grn confirmations received & including lti
  • Interbranch supply – confirm that credits have been received by all branches releasing goods
  • Maintenance and report on inter branch/head office current accounts to head office finance
  • Confirmation of goods received from central warehouse or from hub warehouses
  • Weekly stock count reconciliation and report submitted to audit, signed off by accountant and storekeeper
  • Monthly preparation of grn and the schedules for local purchases sent to audit

Required Experience/Qualifications

  • Minimum of HND/B.Sc. in Finance, Accounting or any other related field (Membership of a recognized professional body i.e. ICAN, ACCA will be an added advantage)
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Female candidates only

Application Closing Date
22nd June, 2019.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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