Accountant Recruitment at MAX - NewBalancejobs

Accountant Recruitment at MAX


MAX is on a mission to fix Africa’s notorious last-mile delivery and online-retail problems by using mobile and web platforms to connect consumers, retail businesses, and independent drivers in real-time. We are eliminating all logistics and technology barriers that have historically prevented retail businesses in Africa from realizing their full potential.

Job Title: Accountant

Location: Lagos

Job Description
MAX is recruiting for an Experienced Accountant with ACA or ACCA or any other relevant certification who can add value to the financial operations of the business.


  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies
  • Record, up-date and keep all financial documents
  • Ensure compliance with established Standard Operating Procedures and legal procedures
  • Initiate and co-ordinate administrative and operational methods and procedures as required.
  • Protect and secure  MAX’s value and  financial information
  • Provide periodic reports to management when expected or requested
  • Stay up-to-date of developments in global accounting practice
  • Balance primary and secondary duties and tasks
  • Manage and supervise junior accountants and collection officers
  • Involvement in staff recruitment and appraisals to determine financial implications
  • Ensuring accuracy and effectiveness in all accounting tasks carried out in the team
  • Observe and train team members to improve standards, knowledge, skills and behaviours
  • Oversee and reconcile accounts payable and receivable
  • Process all Cheque and transfer payment requests on timely basis
  • Maintain and balance accounts and bank statements
  • Conduct bank reconciliation activities
  • Prepare and record financial statements
  • Track, analyse and report the financial status of the company
  • Prepare financial reports for taxes, regulatory agencies, and stakeholders
  • Develop procedure and advise on financial management
  • Assist CFO with forecasting and budgeting for  company’s future needs

Skills and Abilities 

  • Strong interpersonal and communication(written and oral) skills
  • Proficient in MS Office Tools and Financial  Accounting Software
  • Knowledge of  Corporate Finance
  • Ability to manage and juggle multiple priorities and projects
  • Critical and Analytical thinking
  • Accuracy and Attention to detail
  • Confidentiality and Thoroughness
  • Deadline-Oriented

Application Deadline
1st September, 2020.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the “Job Title” as the subject of the email.

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