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Accountant: Edo

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A growing recruitment company is currently recruiting for an innovative Agriculture company to fill the position below:

Job Title: Accountant

Edo, Nigeria

Job Description

  • We are looking for an Accountant, a reliable, dependable receivables & collections specialist that will function as a member of the finance team, and will also complete the reconciliation of accounts usually as the result of a dispute.
  • This person will recommend when to assign uncollectible accounts to a collection agency.
  • The Finance & Accounts Manager will be tasked with the responsibility for the financial health of the company, Producing financial reports and developing strategies based on financial research.


  • Manage all accounting transactions including collection efforts/calls for accounts receivable portfolio.
  • Documenting daily collection activity.
  • Researching account disputes and billing discrepancies.
  • Prepare budget forecasts
  • Publish financial statements in time
  • Handle monthly, quarterly and annual closings
  • Reconcile accounts payable and receivable
  • Ensure timely bank payments
  • Compute taxes and prepare tax returns
  • Manage balance sheets and profit/loss statements
  • Report on the company’s financial health and liquidity
  • Audit financial transactions and documents
  • Reinforce financial data confidentiality and conduct database backups when necessary
  • Comply with financial policies and regulations
  • Identify delinquent accounts requiring external collection efforts
  • Identify bad debt or financial exposure


  • 2-4 years previous Account receivable and collections experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Accounting, Economics or related field.
  • Proven work experience as an Account Manager, Key Account Manager, Sales Account Manager, Junior Account Manager or relevant role
  • Demonstrable ability to communicate, present and influence key stakeholders at all levels of an organization, including executive and C-level
  • Solid experience with CRM software and MS Office (particularly MS Excel)
  • Proven ability to juggle multiple account management projects at a time, while maintaining sharp attention to detail
  • Excellent listening, negotiation and presentation abilities.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Application Closing Date
30th September, 2020.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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