Real Estate, Surveying & Property Management

Accountant in a Facility Management Company

Blueslip Limited – Our client, a facility Management company is looking to employ an accountant with a “can-do” spirit that can start work immediately, to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Accountant

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Brief

  • Processing bank deposits and reconciling financial statements
  • Preparing budget, financial forecasts and Management Accounts
  • Managing all accounting operations based on accounting principles
  • Managing obligations to suppliers, students, Clients and third-party vendors
  • Computing taxes and prepares tax returns, balance sheet, profit/loss statement etc.


  • Must have a BSc degree in Accounting or Economics with relevant work experience.
  • Proven experience as an accountant
  • Proven track record of successfully meeting sales quotas preferably over the phone
  • Working knowledge of relevant computer programs (e.g. CRM software) and telephone systems
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Proficient in English
  • Skilled in negotiation and dealing with complaints
  • Persistent and results-oriented
  • Patient and able to handle customer rejection


  • 5years cognate experience

The Accountant Responsibilities include:

  • Identify and address discrepancies
  • Publish financial statements in time
  • Develop periodic reports for management
  • Conduct month-end and year-end close process
  • Collect, analyse and summarize account information
  • Update internal accounting databases and spread sheets
  • Report on the status of accounts payable and receivable
  • Contact clients and send reminders to ensure timely payments
  • Submit tax forms, filling various taxes like PAYE, VAT, WHT, etc.
  • Keep up with financial policies, regulation and legislation
  • Manage all accounting operations based on accounting principles
  • Audit financial transactions and document accounting control procedures
  • Keep information confidential and secure them with random database backups
  • Compute taxes and prepare tax returns, balance sheet, profit/loss statement etc.

Deadline: 20th September, 2020.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the “Job Title” as the subject of the email.

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