Hospitality / Travel / Tourism

Accountant at Strathaven Hotel

Strathaven Hotel is breath of fresh air in the hospitality space in Lekki, Lagos. We are a boutique hotel with a home-away-from-home experience: well-cooked homely meals in our round-the-clock restaurant, insanely comfortable rooms, with custom orthopedic beds and always-fresh sheets, fully stocked bathrooms and lots more.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Accountant
Location: Lekki, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
Grade: Mid-level
Department: Accounts department
Reports to: General Manager

Job Expectation Summary

  • The Accountant will assist in making critical business decisions by analysing and presenting regular and ad hoc key financial reports.

Qualifications, Experience, skills, and attributes

  • Minimum of a first degree in Accounting, Finance, or business-related course.
  • Member of ACCA, ICAN is an added advantage
  • 2 years previous experience as an ACCOUNTANT or related position or similar role in a medium sized organization.
  • Financial management and financial reporting skills.
  • Excellent verbal, analytical, organizational and written skills
  • Knowledge of various financial reporting forms – an advantage
  • Strong personal integrity and accountability.
  • Excellent organizational skills and a team player
  • Leadership skills
  • Knowledgeable in internal control
  • Mentally stable and emotionally intelligent.
  • Adequate knowledge of modern management techniques and best practices.
  • Deep knowledge of best practices in financial management required
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel, Access, and PowerPoint required; familiarity with Peachtree, QuickBooks or similar finance and accounting software, preferred

Essential Responsibilities

  • He / she will be responsible for the integrity of the accounting system by ensuring that accounting transactions are posted, and financial reports are produced on a timely basis.
  • Maintaining financial documents and a robust filing system
  • Preparing and monitoring budget and cash flow
  • Preparing financial reports for internal and external use on a monthly and quarterly basis
  • Managing compliance with Nigerian tax laws
  • Managing petty cash transactions
  • Entering accurate and timely transaction information into the accounting system
  • Reviewing payment request, reconciling documents and ensure compliance with the company’s policies
  • Managing payroll for staff and expense reimbursements for all staff
  • Preparing cash flow statements and expenditure accounts
  • Any other responsibility assigned by management

N80,000.00 – N100,000.00 / month


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications to: using the Job Title and Location as the subject of the email containing


Application Deadline  23rd December, 2020.

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