We’re looking for a seasoned Accountant to join our growing Finance team. 

Reporting to the Financial Controller, the position holder will be part of the Team to drive all Accounting and Book-Keeping functions of the Company.

 

About us

Prospa is building the operating system for 40m Nigerian entrepreneurs. With our mobile app business owners can open a business bank account in 5 minutes and get powerful tools to run a business (Invoicing, CRM, Inventory, e-commerce +More).

Prospa is backed by Y Combinator, Global Founders Capital, Liquid 2 Ventures. Immad Akhund CEO of Mercury, Karim Atiyeh CTO of Ramp, executives from Square, Facebook, and Nubank and many other well respected angels and funds.

What you’ll do

  • Approve all transactions posted into the Accounting Software
  • Prepare Monthly Financial reports
  • Prepare and Submit all Regulatory Reports
  • Maintain Updated Schedules for relevant General Ledger Accounts.
  • File Annual Payee returns
  • Prepare Monthly Bank Reconciliations
  • Prepare Daily Bank Settlement Reconciliations Transactions.
  • Follow up with Outstanding Reconciliation items.
  • Monitor All Accounts payable and follow Up for Settlement.
  • Monitor All Accounts Receivable and notify Financial Controller if payment is not received. 
  • Trace and Correct all discrepancies in Account Payable and receivables.
  • Compute Monthly VAT/WHT Payable and follow up for Remittance. 
  • Prepare Annual and Monthly Cash Budget

What you’ll need

  • Degree Holder in Accounting or a business related
  • Working experience of ateast 3 to 5 years in the finance department 
  • Knowledge of Excel
  • Knowledge of Quickbooks or any relevant Accounting Software.
  • Able to work effectively and productively with internal stakeholders at all levels.
  • Excellent attention to detail and well organized
  • Exposure to the fintech environment
  • Self-motivated with ability to meet deadlines independently and as part of a team
  • Sound judgment and confidentiality

Benefits

Here’s just some of our perks:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical cover
  • Paid time off (leave days)
  • Work tools
  • We invest in our employees through career development & opportunities

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