Chief Accountant at Westfield Consulting Limited

Westfield Consulting Limited – Founded in January 2012, by a team of forward thinking Nigerians with over 40 years of cumulative work experience in management and consultancy, Westfield Consulting is a provider of Human Resource and Strategic Management Services. Our innovativeness and excellence in service delivery has made us a first choice to our growing clientele in various sectors.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Chief Accountant

Location: Ikeja, Lagos

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • Prepares asset, liability and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
  • Review and implement financial policies, budget and monthly, quarterly and annual financial report preparation.
  • Serves as intermediary between all statutory financial bodies and the company.
  • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports .
  • Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
  • Creating and processing invoices.
  • Tracking organization expenses.
  • Processing refunds.
  • Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
  • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
  • Secures financial information by completing database backup.
  • Maintains financial security by following internal control.
  • Prepares payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
  • Answers accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
  • Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing and summarizing account information and trends.
  • Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, participating in professional societies.
  • Manage accounting activities including bank reconciliations, accounts payable and accounts receivable with excellent organizational skills.
  • Ultimately responsible for the day-to-day management of the financial transactions and procedures.
  • Communicating with clients regarding billing and payments.
  • To continually maintain an appropriate level of awareness, knowledge and preparedness across the organization, by educating workers about cost benefit.
  • Any other duty assigned by management

Job Requirements

  • Interested candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 5 years relevant experience.

Key Performance Indicator:

  • Timely presentation of reports to end users.
  • Punctuality.
  • Accountability.
  • Integrity.
  • Savings on income leakages.
  • Error free accounting feedback.

Application Closing Date

3rd May, 2021.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the job title as subject.