Our client is a leading International conglomerate with expertise in manufacturing and distribution of high quality Building materials in the North Eastern part of Nigeria
Job Title: Payable Accountant (Gombe)
Ensure vendor invoices and related costs (duties, WHT, VAT, transport costs) are validated by Process owners and captured into their respective vendor accounts on a timely basis.
Generate periodic vendor invoice payment and ensure prompt payment in line with agreed payment terms and conditions, and matching each payment to corresponding invoices.
Ensure monthly reconciliation and justification of all differences of Account Payable account balances in the sub and main ledgers validated by Chief Accountant and CFO.
Ensure that routines and controls follow best practice and that all vendor balances are reconciled with the respective vendor statements.
Complete reconciliation of other assigned Balance Sheet accounts.
Resolve Account Payable related Internal Control issues reported by the External and Internal Auditors.
Liaise with Group and Nigeria internal audit to ensure that Account Payable processes and authorizations are compliant with control requirements.
Ensure completeness of monthly accruals.
Reconcile vendor statements, research and correct discrepancies.
Main files and documentation thoroughly and accurately, in accordance with company policy and accepted accounting practices.
Assist with other projects as needed.
First degree in Accounting.
Minimum 5 years post NYSC relevant work experience.
Professional qualification ICAN/ACCA would be an added advantage.
Good knowledge of General Accounting procedures.
Mastering IFRS and Nigeria accounting regulations
Proficient in data entry and management.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Good organizational and analytical skills.
Ability to work effectively in a team.
Knowledge and technical understanding of accounting principles.
Strong understanding of ERP systems.
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