Account Officer Job at Alfred & Victoria Associates

Alfred & Victoria Associates is one of Nigeria’s leading ICT solution based company. Our company offers a wide range of services which are in high demand of today’s emerging market. AVA has three major arms which have been streamlined to meet our customer's needs. The three major arms are: Consulting, Recruitment and Training.

Alfred & Victoria Associates has become one of the most sought after Human Capital Development Organization in recent times. She is fast becoming the distinguished strategic partner required in all sectors of the economy, and also in the fast growing world of outsourcing which is now in huge demand in all profession.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: Account Officer
Job Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Position Overview

  • We are currently seeking an experienced Account Officer with a minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience and audit experience to join our team in Lagos.
  • As an Account Officer, you will be responsible for managing financial transactions, preparing financial reports, and ensuring compliance with accounting principles and regulations.


  • Handle day-to-day financial transactions, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, and general ledger entries.
  • Prepare and maintain accurate financial records, including invoices, receipts, payments, and bank reconciliations.
  • Perform regular audits of financial processes and transactions, identifying and addressing any discrepancies or inefficiencies.
  • Collaborate with internal and external auditors to facilitate the audit process and address any audit findings.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of internal controls and procedures to safeguard company assets.
  • Conduct regular financial analysis and reporting, providing insights on financial performance and recommending improvements.
  • Ensure compliance with financial regulations and accounting principles, including timely filing of tax returns and adherence to local regulations.
  • Assist in the preparation of financial statements, budgets, and cash flow forecasts.
  • Monitor cash flows and maintain accurate cash flow records, ensuring sufficient funds are available for operational needs.
  • Collaborate with other departments to provide financial information and support for decision-making processes.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or a related field. Professional certifications such as ACCA, ICAN, or CPA are desirable.
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience as an Account Officer, preferably with audit experience.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify financial trends and anomalies.
  • Familiarity with tax regulations and reporting requirements.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles, financial reporting, and financial analysis.
  • Experience with accounting software and proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in financial record-keeping and reporting.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, meet deadlines, and work under pressure.
  • Strong ethical standards and commitment to confidentiality in handling financial information.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Position as the subject of the mail.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the next stage of the recruitment process.