Accountant

We are a reputable and fast growing securities firm that provides exceptional, objective advice and customized portfolio solutions to a select group of clients while adding value to our client’s portfolio and ensuring that their wealth is continually preserved.

Responsibilities

The ideal candidate will get best financial returns for our clients by buying and selling stocks, shares and other financial products. He/She will be required to:

  • Ensure adequate planning, budgeting and forecasting processes for the company
  • Timely and accurately report monthly management information as required.
  • Report monthly, quarterly financial statements and company performance against the budget.
  • Ensure timely and accurate preparation of the company’s financial statements in line with statutory requirements and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • Ensures all recommendations by external auditors are adequately attended to
  • Account and transaction reconciliation.
  • Perform any other duties that may be assigned by the Chief Financial Officer as required.

Education and Experience

  • A first degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or any other related discipline
  • A minimum of 5 years post-qualification experience in a reputable stock-broking firm.
  • Must be an Associate Member of relevant professional bodies (ICAN, ACCA, CIS)
  • Must be a licensed stock broker.
  • Must have Practical industry experience.
  • Must be of good character and integrity
Skills & Competencies
  • Have a good understanding of the dynamics of investments and and securities.
  • Must be analytical to study financial data and identify investment opportunities.
  • Ability to adapt to fast changing situations.
  • Be able to work with as part and lead a team.
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills to interact with brokers, banks, investment houses and regulators.
  • Good ethical conduct.
  • Have the confidence to advice clients about the most prudent and rewarding investment options.
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Initiative
  • Physical & Metal alertness
Application Closing Date

23/06/2017

This vacancy is a full time position.

Published
28-10-2017
Location
Lagos
Educational Level
Bachelor / Graduate
Salary
Industry Standard
Keywords
Sector
Financial Services
Region
Nigeria
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