Graduate Trainee Junior Account at Ascension Consulting Services

Festac, Lagos

Company Info

Mid sized business

1 to 50 Employees

Ascension Consulting Services

Ascension Consulting Services – Our client, a corporate organisation, is looking to fill the following positions:

Title: Junior Account (Graduate Trainee)

Location: Festac, Lagos

Employment Type: Full-time


  • Assisting with financial and management accounts preparation for Sole Traders, Partnerships and Limited Companies
  • Posting and processing journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
  • Updating accounts receivable and issue invoices
  • Assisting with managing client expectations and deadlines
  • Assisting with the preparation of personal and business tax returns
  • Carrying out bookkeeping activities including journal postings and ledger reconciliations
  • Processing client records accurately using Xero, QuickBooks and other accountancy software.
  • Preparation of VAT returns and management accounts
  • Assisting with general administrative duties including meeting and greeting clients, filing, answering the telephone and supporting the team to meet deadlines as required.


  • BSc / BA in Accounting, Finance or relevant field
  • Must be Female
  • Must reside in or around Festac
  • 0 – 2 Years of experience
  • Proven experience as a junior accountant
  • Excellent organizing abilities
  • Great attention to detail
  • Good with numbers and figures and an analytical acumen
  • Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office and familiarity with relevant computer software (e.g. SAP)
  • Assist with all continuous improvement projects


  • N60,000 / month.

Deadline: 5th December, 2023.

How to Apply: Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the job title as the subject of the mail.