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Job Description

Account Officer

United Way Greater Nigeria is a registered non-profit organization that supports communities,
foundations, NGOs, Individuals and the government to bring about meaningful social impact in
the areas of Education, Health and Financial Stability. We believe in improving lives by
mobilizing the caring power of communities will bring about lasting social changes.
Position Title: Account Officer
Qualification: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance.
Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time
Minimum Experience: 2 years


1. To prepare and maintain accurate financial records/reports, reconcile bank statements,
monitor budget and expenditure to ensure compliance with internal and regulatory
standards and assist in the preparation of proposals and budgets.

2. Responsible for preparing financial reports for funders based on grant agreement
requirements and submit to the Director.

3. Monitor payment of salaries, vendor receipts and ensure all deductions are accurate, paid
and reconciled.

4. Prepare all financial information for audit, liaise with auditors and supervise annual audit.

5. Ensure that all transactions are well documented, and documentations are well filed.

6. Negotiate contracts and lease agreements related to office functions.

7. Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance

8. Excellent verbal and interactive communication skills

9. Proficiency in MS Office applications

10. Proficiency in accounting applications

11. Ability to multi-task, respond rapidly and work without supervision.

12. Have sense of detail, positive and team spirit.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should send their resume and cover letter to .
Kindly mention the position you are applying for in the subject. We will review and contact
qualified candidates for further evaluation.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.