Accounting Job in Lagos at Gordon Barrett

Gordon Barrett is a Human Management Capital Firm, maximizing
sustainable growth by providing innovative Human Capital Strategies.

Our proposition is to drive change and ensure improvement in the overall
business process of our client’s organization through resource
management. We work closely with our clients, aligning their strategic
goals and objectives to achieve excellence in desired outcome relating
to strategic planning, collaboration, management, execution,
recruitment, training and performance measurement. This is based on the
foundation of effective working relations, sharing two-way processes to
sustain a long-term relationship.

Gordon Barrett is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Accountant
Job Description

  • Under direction, plan, organize and execute professional-level
    accounting work in connection with the maintenance of financial records
    and monitoring of all accounting activities consistent with audit
  • Participate in the development, modification and maintenance of
    the budgets; assist in the preparation of related budgetary records and
  • Perform complex analytical studies, reconciliations, and produce special reports; and perform related work as required
  • Perform a wide variety of functions involved in the maintenance of financial records and other Business Services

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Managing preparation and review of statutory financial statements
  • Improves the processes related to the timeliness of the Company’s periodic and annual financial reports
  • Liaises with statutory audits
  • Coordinating preparation of Periodic financial reports
  • Collate and prepare annual budget
  • Prepare Billing Statement and cash calls
  • Tax planning management and control
  • Treasury function
  • Preparing internal management reports for senior management and assist with preparation of presentations
  • Documenting and testing financial reporting controls
  • Coordinating periodic reviews of financial reporting activities
  • Assisting in coordinating with the chief financial officer and internal audit, the review of controls by all departments
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  • First degree in Accounting, or Finance with at least minimum of second class lower
  • Must have knowledge of accounting software
  • Strong understanding of MS Office suite
  • Exceptional time management skills
  • With at least minimum of 2 years experienced in an E-payment firm
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong administrative skills
  • Excellent Excel skills

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications to: or

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