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Edgewood Consulting is a Professional Management Consulting, Recruitment and Business Training firm. Our firm provides a wide array of management consultancy services classified into two disciplines Recruitment/HR services, and Training & Development.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Accounting Officer – Supermarket

Location: Arepo, Ogun
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • Monitoring and keeping records of petty cash.
  • Prepare and process payments in the banking system.
  • Proper recording of daily transactions into the accounting software program.
  • Weekly and Monthly reconciliation of cash & bank accounts.
  • Filling supporting documents at the appropriate time.
  • Maintain an up-to-date cheque register.
  • Collating requisitions and getting proper approvals before disbursement.
  • Handling of statutory payment remittances.
  • Timely payment of bills, ensuring suppliers & vendors are paid at the appropriate time.
  • Timely receipting for payments into the company account.
  • Support the organization’s effort in the collation and collection of outstanding payments.
  • Monitor all of the organization’s accounts and report outstanding balances on a regular basis.
  • Assist in the annual audit process and related activities.
  • Assist with the organization’s procurement process.
  • Ensure adherence to all major financial rules and regulations especially those stated in the organization’s financial and operations manual.
  • Preparation of accurate and timely financial reports.
  • Maintain a high degree of safety and confidentiality of the organization’s documents and property in their possession.
  • Practices a high level of accountability and integrity.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others.


  • Minimum of 3 years on the job accounting experience.
  • A Bachelor’s Degree / HND in Accounting.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be versatile in the use of IT systems/office application.
  • Must have excellent knowledge of the Microsoft office suite (Word, PowerPoint and Excel packages).
  • Must have previous experience in middle finance/accounting role in a corporate environment.
  • Must have knowledge of generally accepted accounting theories, principles, methods, practices, and terminology in a multidisciplinary and multi-functional environment.
  • Must have knowledge of the application of data processing and terminology as it applies to maintaining financial control and accounting records.
  • Must have knowledge of cost accounting and cost funding procedures.
  • Must have the ability to collate and organize accounting data, interpret its significance, and prepare accurate financial reports.
  • Ability to maintain records and prepare reports.

Application Closing Date
30th July, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications to: edgewoodconsulting@yahoo.com using “Account Officer – Supermarket (Arepo)” as the subject of the email.


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