Chartered Accountant ,Stresert Services Limited-Lagos

Stresert Services Limited – Our client, a leading Business Services company in Lagos State is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Chartered Accountant

Location: Lagos
Contract Type: 1 year into Full time renewable contract

Job Description

  • We are in need of an experienced chartered Accountant for a one-year contract, but renewable into full-time role.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
  • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
  • Secures financial information by completing data base backups.
  • Maintains financial security by following internal controls.
  • Prepares payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
  • Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Documentation of financial transactions.
  • Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
  • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
  • Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
  • Preparing financial statements, including monthly and annual accounts
  • Liaising with external auditors and dealing with any financial irregularities
  • Detecting and preventing fraud (forensic accounting)
  • Developing and managing financial systems/policies
  • Complies with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
  • Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
  • Advising on tax issues and ensuring compliance
  • Reviewing the company’s accounting system and analyzing its risks
  • Management of financial systems and budgets
  • Preparing financial management reports, including financial planning and forecasting

Skills and Qualifications Required

  • ICAN or ACCA certified
  • At least 5 years’ experience
  • Strong use of Quickbooks is a MUST
  • High knowledge of accounting principles and standards
  • Experience in a services company is an advantage


  • Effective written and oral communication
  • Can work with minimal supervision
  • Team player.


Application Closing Date
15th November, 2018.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: [email protected] using ‘ICH-ACCT’ as subject of mail.