GENERAL LEDGER MANAGEMENT OFFICER JOB AT Nigerian Stock Exchange

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Full Time
  • Post Date: September 25, 2017
    Job Description

    The Nigerian Stock Exchange benefits the biggest economy in Africa, and is championing the advancement of Africa’s money related markets. The Exchange offers posting and exchanging administrations, authorizing administrations, advertise information arrangements, auxiliary innovation administrations, and that’s only the tip of the iceberg. It is an open, proficient and energetic trade, associating Nigeria, Africa and the world.

    Division: CEO
    Department: Finance Department
    Report to: Chief Financial Officer
    Grade: Assistant Officer – Officer
    Estimated Date of Resumption: Wednesday, 1st November, 2017.

    JOB SUMMARY
    The Nigerian Stock Exchange services the largest economy in Africa, and is championing the development of Africa’s financial markets. The Exchange offers listing and trading services, licensing services, market data solutions, ancillary technology services, and more. It is an open, professional and vibrant exchange, connecting Nigeria, Africa and the world.
    The incumbent is expected to work with the Financial Reporting team to ensure that all general ledgers are managed in an effective and efficient manner by ensuring all accounting entries are accurately posted and are up to date at all times.

    KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
    ***  Ensure timely postings of transactions into the ERP. Ensure that fixed assets register is updated monthly and all assets are ascribed with identification tags. Ensure that depreciation is charged and posted by monthly
    ***  Ensure that transactional documentations are complete with all the requisite approvals before such transaction is processed. Ensure that transactions are called over daily to ensure that errors and or irregularities are discovered promptly and escalated to the team lead and/or departmental head promptly.
    ***  Ensure that transactional documentations are time-stamped, signature verified and reviewed for completeness, accuracy and consistency before the transactions are processed
    ***  Ensure that all General Ledger accounts are proofed monthly and escalate over aged open items to team lead and/or departmental head
    ***  Must ensure that accruals, prepayment and amortization schedules are prepared and relevant entries posted by month end
    ***  Ensure that all transactional documents are filed in neat and easily retrievable manner.
    Support external audit exercises and other statutory inspections of the Exchange’s books

    REQUIREMENTS
    Minimum of 2-5years work experience in financial control of a bank or financial services firm, top firm of auditors or Investment Management Company
    University degree with emphasis on Economics, Finance & Accounting or any other numerate courses (sciences and Engineering)
    At least one relevant professional qualifications e.g. ACCA, ACA will be an advantage

    Functional Competency:
    Financial Analysis

    Behavioural Competency:
    Accountability

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