• Accounting Associate at ​PiggyTech Global Limited

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    Date Posted: 2021-06-21

    PiggyTech Global Limited (PiggyVest), a financial service company, is hiring an Accounting Associate in Lagos, NG

    About the Accounting Associate position

    • As an Accounting Associate, you will be responsible for all tactical and operational duties of the accounting function.
    • This includes the preparation of accounting schedules, management reporting, statutory reporting, and internal and external stakeholder management. You will report to the Group Accounting Manager.

    Accounting Associate responsibilities are:

    • Maintain proper accounting records
    • Prepare journal entries and post transactions
    • Prepare monthly financial statements and bank reconciliations report in compliance with International Financial Reporting Standards and relevant accounting concepts and principles
    • Support the Accounting Manager in budget preparation, annual reports, audits, etc
    • Review and confirm the correct tax computation and remittance and engagement of stakeholders for tax receipts
    • Manage and report on petty cash and operational expenses within limits set by Group Accounting Manager and Chief Operating Officer
    • Month-end closing activities like generating reports, cut off activities on specific workdays (monthly, quarterly, annually)
    • Application of the principles of the accounting manuals and update to the manuals subject to the approval of the Finance Manager
    • Development and update of Accounting SOPs
    • Engagement of internal stakeholders as required to fulfill responsibilities
    • Assist in the development and reporting of key performance metrics to help drive business productivity
    • Ensure timely preparation and transmission of regulatory filings and other external reports
    • Preparation of standard management reports and any other reports as may be required by management from time to time
    • Any other responsibilities may be assigned by the Accounting Manager to fulfill the typical roles of the accounting function.

    Accounting Associate requirements are:

    • BSC in Accounting, Finance or relevant field
    • 2-3 years working as an Accountant or Auditor
    • Professional certification or Part Qualification – (Professional level of ACA, ACCA is an added advantage)
    • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Suite applications (Excel, Powerpoint)
    • Good knowledge of Accounting Software (Sage, Quickbooks, Microsoft Dynamics, etc)
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Intermediate report writing skills
    • Basic presentation skills

    Competitive, based on experience.

    How to Apply
    Interested and qualified candidates should apply

    Equal opportunity: The role is open to anyone who meets the above criteria regardless of gender, race or disability status.

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