Friday, 29 January 2016

Graduate Junior Accountant at Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC)

Ikeja Electricity Distribution Plc, Nigeria's largest power distribution network, came into existence on November 1st, 2013 following the handover of the defunct Power Holding Company Of Nigeria (PHCN) to NEDC/ KEPCO Consortium under the privatization scheme of the Federal Government.

The consortium has the Korean Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO) which generates about 84,000MW in capacity and has a global efficiency record of a maximum down time period of slightly above three minutes annually as technical partners.

This partnership has positioned IE to effectively drive its commitment to deliver efficient and sustainable power supply through investments in new technology, infrastructure upgrade and human capital development.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Junior Accountant


Role Purpose

  • Responsible for journal entries into accounting books and periodic book closing exercise for reconciliation and consolidation
  • Responsible for capturing and maintaining all financial transactions within the designated company locations and documenting the corresponding bills/documents as proof
Role Accountabilities
  • Conduct period close activities in preparing trial balance from general ledger entries for the period
  • Prepare reconciliation and variance reports
  • Conduct check on underlying sub ledger transactions for supporting documents/bills
  • Preparation of required timetable for submission of reports
  • Periodic running and extraction of financial reports from the accounting system after successful closure of period activities
  • Maintain and record financial transactions at designated office location
  • Ensure proper documentation of proofs/bills for the respective financial transactions
  • Post sub-ledger entries and reconcile entries into general ledger
  • Carry out any other duty as requested by the accounts supervisor
  • Minimum of HND/B.Sc. in Accounting
  • 1-3 years of relevant work experience performing a similar role
Skills and Competencies
Technical Competencies:
  • Knowledge of accounting standards and practices
  • Usage of accounting application(s)
  • Good analytical skills
  • Proficiency in the MS Office Suite especially MS Excel
  • Behavioral Competencies
  • Attention to details
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
Application Closing Date
2nd February, 2016

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidate should:
Click here to apply online

Note: Unsuitable applications will not be acknowledged.