Accountant at High Garden Hostel

High Garden Hostel is a Premium Dormitory style adult hostel located in Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria. The accommodation features evening entertainment and a 24-hour front desk.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:



Job Title: Accountant

Location: Ikota Villa Estate, Ikota, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Summary
An accountant is needed to manage all financial transactions, from bookkeeping, fixed payments, small level auditing, and various budget forecasting.


  • Managing incoming and outgoing payments.
  • Auditing financial documents and procedures, reconciling bank statements and calculating tax payments and returns.
  • Manage all accounting transactions
  • Prepare budget forecasts
  • Report on the company’s financial health and liquidity
  • Audit financial transactions and documents
  • Reinforce financial data confidentiality and conduct database backups when necessary
  • Comply with financial policies and regulations
  • Provide technical support and advice to management
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
  • Participate in financial standards setting and in the forecast process
  • Communicate with Manager and/or Director on work status and client issues that arise
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Generating financial reports that display the company’s profits, equity, and cash flow. Analyzing data to identify areas of revenue profit and loss and determine the company’s financial health.
  • Prepare budget forecasts
  • Preparing payroll by following policies and procedures including taxes, deductions,
  • Handle monthly, quarterly, and annual closings
  • Reconcile accounts payable and receivable
  • Ensure timely bank payments
  • Compute taxes and prepare tax returns
  • Manage balance sheets and profit/loss statements

Qualifications and Experience

  • B.Sc in Accounting
  • Experience Length: 2 years
  • Work experience as an Accountant
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting regulations and procedures, including the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures and principles
  • Awareness of business trends
  • Experience with creating financial statements
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process
  • Excellent accounting software user and administration skills
  • Experience as an Accountant in the hospitality sector is an added advantage
  • Hands-on experience with an accounting software
  • Experience with general ledger functions
  • Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills
  • ICAN
  • Not more than 26 years
  • Auditing experience

N70,000 monthly.



How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter to: [email protected] using the “Job Title” as the subject of the email


Application Deadline  29th January, 2021.

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