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ACCOUNTANT

Eminentville Schools is an international co-educational school which runs a hybrid curriculum that comprises of the American, British and Nigerian curriculum.
Our curriculum encourages taking the book and board activity into a more practical approach to learning by bringing the subject to life and connecting it to the real world

Job Responsibility

Responsible for managing the school’s finances as well as providing timely and accurate information for decision-making.
• Oversees accounts receivables and ensures timely collections, ensures compliance with policies and budgetary controls around accounts payables.
• Ensures that month-end closing activities and preparation of monthly reports are done timely and accurately.
• Supports the preparation of statutory reports and liaises with external auditors and other consultants.
• Ensure reconciliation of bank statements
• Closely supervise petty cash management
• Prepare management accounts and supporting schedules
• Manage accounting and financial activities including billings, payments, receivables, payables, invoicing:
• Ensure the timely generation of accurate school bills for all students
• Monitor remittance of statutory deductions
• Oversee payroll processes and ensure timely payment of staff
• Ensure adequate customer service to both internal and external stakeholders
• Evaluate the performance of team members and make necessary recommendations
• Perform research and analysis to support decision making as may be required

Qualifications and Educational Requirements:

• Degree in Accounting or Finance related course
• Professional Accounting Qualification – ICAN/ACCA
• Experience in the educational system will be an added advantage.

*Preference will be given to Female.

Skills Required:
• Experienced in relating to clients/customers
• Deep accounting knowledge, working knowledge of leading finance practices
• Advanced Excel/data analysis skills
• Analytical and problem-solving skills
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills
• Proficiency in use of accounting software such as sage, ERPs, Quickbooks.

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