Accountants, Treasury & Accounts Payable (Ref: SH/PH/A-TCT) - Port Harcourt, Rivers State NIGERIA

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Active since 17-10-2014 Job category Accountancy / Controlling / Tax
Location Port Harcourt, Rivers Sta... Level Mid-Senior level
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type -
Hours 0 Salary -
Our client is a newly privatized electricity distribution company, eager to recruit high quality and committed professionals interested in bringing their commitment, talent and focus to changing and developing the power sector in Nigeria. They are building a top notch team to ensure rapid transformation to ensure quality service delivery to customers.

The client urgently requires Accountant, Treasury & Accounts Payable, seasoned professionals with exceptional abilities and grounded professional experience.

Ideal candidates will be responsible for payment of salaries, developing and driving account strategy, for identifying and qualifying opportunities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all cash deposits, applications, and petty cash processes and procedures. Prepare paperwork for new accounts, and other treasury functions.
  • Perform monthly close function including general ledger entry, account analysis, and preparation of financial statements.
  • Provides support for biweekly payroll process including reconciling payroll data for posting journal vouchers to the financial accounting system.
  • Coordinate monthly service billings and intercompany settlement processes.
  • Perform accounting, regulatory, reporting, and financial assignments as required.
  • Prepare audit schedules and provide analytical data to assist auditors as appropriate.
  • Maintain departmental policies and procedures documentation.
  • Federal and State tax preparation support.
  • Serve as a backup to the Accounts Payable function.
  • Provide support for power and gas commodity settlements activity, as required.
  • Monitoring and preparing periodic reporting requirements for syndicated loan facilities.


  • Minimum of 7 years relevant experience with at at least 3 years experience in audit (Internal or External) or related discipline is required.
  • Big 4 Accounting/Audit firm experience preferred.
  • Expert use of computer and internet especially MS Office Suite and outlook
  • Applied knowledge of ERP and other Finance/Management systems preferred.
  • IT audit experience an advantage.Bachelor Degree in an appropriate discipline, i.e. Accounting, Finance, Operations research etc.MBA or Masters Degree in Finance or other relevant field preferredRelevant certification such as (ICAN, CPA, CMA)


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This listing is a full-time job

Job category Accountancy / Controlling / Tax
Industry / Industries Energy / utilities
Region Nigeria
Keywords Accountants, Treasury & Accounts Payable

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Name Violet Awotwi