Account Analyst

Posted On: 21 August 2020 Plant Gate Limited   Lagos
Reference: N/A Type: Full-Time

Job Description



  • Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting plus more than 3 years of accounting experience

  • Ability to utilize independent judgment in establishing the accuracy and reasonableness of information

  • Proficiency in MS Office application plus MS Excel

  • Ability to work cordially with people of different backgrounds in the organization

  • Possess strong analytical, problem-solving, and organizational skills

  • Ability to share knowledge and information at different levels of the organization

  • Must be customer friendly and focused with strong attention to detail

  • Proven ability to successfully resolve and manage conflict.




  • Consolidate and analyze financial data (budgets, income statement forecasts etc) taking into account company's goals and financial standing

  • Provide creative alternatives and recommendations to reduce costs and improve financial performance

  • Assemble and summarize data to structure sophisticated reports on financial status and risks

  • Develop financial models, conduct benchmarking and process analysis

  • Conduct business studies on past, future and comparative performance and develop forecast models

  • Identify trends, advise company and recommend actions to a senior financial analyst based on sound analysis

  • Track and determine financial status by analyzing actual results in comparison with forecasts

  • Reconcile transactions by comparing and correcting data

  • Gain and update job knowledge to remain informed about novelty in the field

  • Consult with management to guide and influence long term and strategic decision making within the broadest scope

  • Drive process improvement and policy development initiatives that impact the function







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