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Accountant at Baobab Initiative for Life Development

May 25, 2020, 11:15 PM
Baobab Initiative for Life Development is a non-profit organization based in Nigeria.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Accountant Location: Abuja
Responsibilities and Duties
  • Manages accounting obligations to employer as delegated.
  • Reports on the organization financial health and liquidity.
  • Prepares budget forecast & execute same.
  • Manage all accounting transactions
  • Ensure timely bank payments
  • Compute taxes and prepare tax returns
  • Manage balance sheets and profit/loss statements
  • Report on the company–Ęs financial health and liquidity
  • Audit financial transactions and documents
  • Reinforce financial data confidentiality and conduct database backups when necessary
  • Prepare budget forecasts
  • Publish financial statements in time
  • Handle monthly, quarterly and annual closings
  • Reconcile accounts payable and receivable
  • Every other duty assigned by management.
Requirement /Expected Skills
  • B.Sc in Accounting, Finance or relevant degree
  • Additional certification (CPA or CMA) is a plus
  • Experience/passion for humanitarian services
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office (especially MS Excel, MS Word and Outlook).
  • Not less than 2 years post NYSC
  • Work experience as an Accountant
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting regulations and procedures, including the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Hands-on experience with accounting software
  • Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables
  • Experience with general ledger functions
  • Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills
How to Apply Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications in PDF to: with Job title as e-mail subject
  Application Deadline¬† 6th June, 2020.

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NGO / Humanitarian 
Accounting Abuja Baobab Initiative for Life Development