Senior Finance Accountant Job in Nigeria

 Beacongate Limited is a one stop business solution provider company offering a wide range of HR support services to organization in the area of advisory, recruitment, training, business coaching, outsourcing and HR services.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Senior Finance Accountant

Location: Lagos 

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Summary 

  • We are seeking an experienced and detail-oriented Senior Finance Accountant to join our finance team.
  • The successful candidate will be responsible for managing and overseeing the financial accounting and reporting functions.
  • This role requires a strong understanding of accounting principles, excellent analytical skills, and the ability to work collaboratively within a team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare and review monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements.
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP or IFRS and internal policies.
  • Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting.
  • Oversee the general ledger, including journal entries, reconciliations, and month-end close processes.
  • Ensure accuracy and completeness of financial data.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of budgets.
  • Monitor and analyze budget variances.
  • Provide financial forecasts and projections.
  • Coordinate with internal and external auditors.
  • Ensure compliance with tax regulations and corporate policies.
  • Implement and maintain internal controls to safeguard company assets.
  • Conduct financial analysis and provide insights to support decision-making.
  • Prepare ad-hoc financial reports and analyses as needed.
  • Mentor and support junior accounting staff.
  • Promote a culture of continuous improvement and professional development within the team.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvements and automation.
  • Assist in the implementation of new accounting systems and software.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field. CPA or CMA certification preferred.
  • Minimum of 8 -10 years of experience in accounting or finance, with at least 3years in a senior or supervisory role.
  • Proficiency in accounting software (e.g., QuickBooks, SAP, Oracle) and Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel.
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and organizational skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

N800,000 Monthly.

Application Closing Date
30th June, 2024.

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