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  • Posted: Jun 14, 2024
    Deadline: Jun 28, 2024
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    First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FirstBank) is Nigeria’s largest financial services institution by total assets and gross earnings. With more than 10 million customer accounts, FirstBank has over 750 branches providing a comprehensive range of retail and corporate financial services. The Bank has international presence through its subsidiaries, FBN Bank ...
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    GL Review Officer

    Duties & Responsibilities

    • Daily spooling of General Ledger (GL) balances of branches and head office departments.
    • Review of the GL pull out of GL sub-heads.
    • Preparation of Monthly Income and Expenses trends for input into the MANCO financial report.
    • Liaising with branches on reasons for drop/increase in income/expenditures
    • Liaising with branches and departments having abnormal balances in their suspense accounts to regularize.
    • Collaborate with internal control department in ensuring that all suspense accounts in GL are cleared promptly by branches and departments responsible for their reconciliation.
    • Daily Review of Trial Balance of the bank for trend analysis.
    • Obtain and review proof of accounts from branches and head office departments.
    • Provision of audit requirements for External and Internal Audits
    • Preparation of weekly CBN Enhanced FCY report on Other Assets and Liabilities
    • Provision of schedules and requirements for CBN examiners
    • Ensuring amortization of the branches’ Lease/Rent prepayment. •
    • Participate in special projects in the bank e.g. Oracle GL, Finacle etc.
    • Assist in ensuring that the bank’s financial reports represent true and fair view of the Bank's operation.  
    • Perform ad-hoc duties as may be required from time to time

    Job Requirements

    • Minimum Education: B.Tech, ACA
    • Proficiency in the use Ms Word & Ms Excel.
    • Experience: Minimum experience: 2 years.

    Key Competency Requirements:

    • Professional accounting qualification such as ACCA, ACA, CPA or its equivalent plus at least six years post Qualification years’ experience, with relevant / specific banking experience.
    • Broad understanding of banking practice.
    • Sound knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and IFRS Accounting Policy.

    Skill / Competencies:

    • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
    • An eye for detail and accuracy with a strong analytical capability.
    • High level of computer literacy is required.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to First Bank on to apply

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