Hottest Job Vacancy as Accountant on 2106

BACKGROUND

An ICT Consulting firm with extensive local and international, public and private sector experience is starting an academy to serve as an incubation centre for budding ICT professionals. The Academy, located in a serene location in the FCT boasts of state-of-the art facilities to enable online, real time learning. The facility also has a prometric centre and lodging facilities for residential training programmes.

The academy seeks to engage the services of an accounting professional to join its team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the book keeping and accounting functions at the academy.

JOB OVERVIEW

Summary:  Manage the Academy’s financial transactions, ensuring constant availability of accurate and current financial information and resources in line with the Academy’s business objectives.

EXPERIENCE

1 – 3 years’ relevant experience in Finance/ Accounting

KEY COMPETENCIES

Good appreciation of IFRS Accounting Policies

Experience using accounting software (Sage, Peachtree etc.)

Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office applications, i.e. MS Word, Excel, etc.

Attention to details

Oral and written communication skills

Problem analysis and solving skills

EDUCATION

A University degree or equivalent in Accounting, Banking and Finance, or any other related discipline

Relevant professional qualification e.g. ACA, ACCA, will be an advantage