Senior Accountant Job at Swift Networks Limited


Swift Networks Limited is a facilities based telecommunications services provider. The company was founded in 2002, since inception, Swift Networks has invested heavily in “next generation” networking technologies to build a multi-service network platform. Due to rapid expansion we are looking for a qualified candidate to fill a strategic business position as we hope to maintain our status as the leading broadband connectivity services provider in Nigeria.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: Senior Accountant
Job Location
: Nigeria

Key Roles

  • To ensure that the company’s financial transactions are up to date and properly documented
  • To ensure the accuracy and integrity of the General ledger
  • To ensure that procedures according to laid down corporate financial policies are followed

Key Accountabilities

  • To ensure that all financial transactions are input into the accounting system
  • Responsible for integrity of General ledger
  • Implementing procedures according to Corporate policies and procedures
  • Producing multi-dimensional reports for Management decision
  • Ensuring that all costs are properly tracked and that OPEX and CAPEX are within budget
  • Preparing and implementing budgets for the entire Company
  • Costing of the Company’s products, materials, and services
  • Demonstrating cost cutting initiatives aiming at providing best solution at lower cost
  • Developing and implementing effective controls framework and management systems to guide and support business operations
  • To strictly adhere to all financial policies and procedures
  • To reconcile Company’s Bank Accounts
  • To maintain Fixed Assets registers
  • To deal with all Tax matters
  • To assist with the preparation of the budget
  • To maintain and reconcile the general ledger
  • To issue cheques for suppliers due
  • To maintain financial files and documents
  • To maintain and reconcile the accounts payable
  • To book all invoices received
  • To generate relevant financial reports that will aid management in taking key decisions
  • To reconcile all vendors’ accounts
  • To process vendors’ invoices
  • To reconcile Receivable Accounts
  • To attend to Customers account query and send manual invoices where necessary
  • To raise monthly journal-HQ and outlets 
  • Carry out other duties as may be assigned by supervisors from time to time

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in Accounting, Finance or any related field from a reputable Nigerian or international institution.
  • Possession of a Master’s degree and relevant professional certification will be an added advantage.
  • Must have at least Four Years experience in similar role.

Knowledge, Skills and Competencies:

  • Excellent Team playing skills 
  • Excellent Oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Good knowledge of spread sheets
  • Proficient and versatile in the use of technology and accounting software packages
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic and pressurized work environment
  • Ability to work with little supervision
  • Ability to innovate, prioritize and implement effectively
  • Hard work, High level of honesty and integrity
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of information

Remuneration/Benefit
Uniquely, the work environment offers a first class condition with a very attractive remuneration package.

Note: Qualified candidates should please attach their updated CV while sending in their applications.