Fixed Asset Accountant at SIMS Nigeria Limited

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  • Lagos, SIMS Nigeria Limited View on Map
  • Post Date : January 30, 2024
  • Apply Before : February 14, 2024
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  • Job ID 43698
  • Experience See Job Description
  • Gender Male or Famele
  • Qualifications See Job Description

Job Description

SIMS Nigeria Limited – We specialize in the assembly, distribution and sales of consumer electronics from major brands such as – Samsung, Panasonic, Royal, Skyworth, Electrolux, Bosch, Philips and Powermatic. Our business started out in 1987 and since then we have grown to be a market leader in the home appliances & consumer electronics market in Nigeria. We operate a number of branches that cut across most of Nigeria’s geopolitical zones in major cities such as Lagos, Port-Harcourt, Abuja, Onitsha, Enugu, Uyo and Kano.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Fixed Asset Accountant

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • The fixed asset accountant position is accountable for recording the cost of newly-acquired fixed assets (both tangible and intangible), tracking existing fixed assets, recording depreciation, and accounting for the disposition of fixed assets.

Core Responsibilities

  • Create and monitor a system of controls, procedures, and forms to record fixed assets.
  • Recommend to management any updates to accounting policies related to fixed assets.
  • Record fixed asset acquisitions and dispositions in the accounting system.
  • Reconcile the balance in the fixed asset subsidiary ledger to the summary-level account in the general ledger.
  • Calculate asset retirement obligations for those fixed assets to which AROs are applicable.
  • Investigate the potential obsolescence of fixed assets.
  • Conduct periodic impairment reviews for intangible assets.
  • Prepare property tax returns.
  • Track company expenditures for fixed assets compared to the capital budget and management authorizations.

Required Experience / Qualifications / Skills

  • Qualification to Degree level.
  • A higher degree and professional qualification.
  • 5 years cognate experience.
  • In-depth knowledge of financial regulations.
  • Excellent oral and written communication.
  • Good interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Impeccable attention to detail, strong analytical, report writing, and computer skills.

Application Closing Date
14th February, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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