Account Manager Job in Nigeria

21 Search Limited - Our client, a Real Estate Company, is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Account Manager

Location: Epe, Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time

Job Description

  • Reports to Executive Director
  • Candidates should reside within Lekki, Ajah, Epe, Sangotedo
  • manage the financial operations of the organisation.
  • The Account Manager will be responsible for overseeing financial planning, budgeting, reporting, and analysis to support strategic decision-making and ensure the financial health of the business.


  • Lead annual budget and periodic forecasts, collaborating with department heads to gather inputs and ensure accuracy.
  • Analyse financial performance, including variance and trend analysis, to identify improvements and optimize outcomes.
  • Prepare and present financial reports and dashboards to senior management and shareholders, explaining variances and highlighting key insights and displaying the company’s profits, equity and cash flow.
  • Monitor financial performance against budget and forecast, analyse risks identifying opportunities and concerns.
  • Ensure compliance with financial regulations, internal policies, and coordinate audits and regulatory examinations in collaboration with the Corporate Finance Division.
  • Support month-end and year-end close processes, including journal entries, reconciliations, and audits.
  • Examining bank statements and reconciling them with general ledger entries
  • Examining expenses submitted by employees and reconciliation of company petty cash on a monthly basis.
  • Keeping an eye on incoming payments from accounts receivable and outgoing payments from accounts payable
  • Following up with the sales department on accounts receivable.
  • Reconciliation of both the Account payable and accounts receivable on monthly basis
  • Supervising accounts payables & receivables officers
  • Provide analytical support for business initiatives by working with cross-functional teams.
  • Coordination of monthly stock take
  • Examining the proficiency of the software programs used to organise data
  • Making sure that all entries made in the SAP are correct by checking the postings on a monthly basis.
  • Monitor the company’s financial health and assess risks.
  • Assist the finance Director in establishing governance and controls in accounting and finance.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Educational qualification in Finance, Economics, Accounting from a recognized tertiary institution.
  • 5 years experience in a similar position preferable in a reputable estate management company.
  • Recognised Accounting membership, certifications in ICAN, ACCA, CFA or any other related professional qualification is an added advantage.
  • Proficiency in computer software skills, including Google Sheets and Accounting packages
  • Proficiency in SAP Accounting software.
  • A solid understanding of financial statistics and Accounting principles.
  • Working knowledge of all statutory legislation and regulations.
  • Extensive understanding of financial trends both within the company and general market patterns.
  • Familiarity with stock and inventory management.
  • Proven ability to calculate, post and manage financial records
  • Accurate data entry skills
  • Ability to prioritise and multitask
  • Able to manage, guide and lead employees to ensure appropriate financial processes are being used.
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail


  • Act with Integrity
  • Represent the organisation in an honest, ethical and professional way and encourage others to do so,
  • Set an example for others to follow and identify and explain ethical issues,
  • Demonstrate professionalism to support a culture of integrity within the team/unit,
  • Act to prevent and report misconduct, illegal and inappropriate behaviour.


  • Support a culture of quality service in the Organisation,
  • Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of stores procedures,
  • Identify and respond quickly to operations needs,
  • Consider requirements and develop solutions to meet ends,
  • Deliver results
  • Take the initiative to innovate,
  • Seek and apply specialist advice when required.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Good at multi - tasking.
  • Good planning and organisational skills.

N500,000 - N700,000 / Month.

Application Closing Date
19th July, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CVs to: using the job title as the subject of the mail.