[Vacancy] Junior Accountant Opportunity at Altara Credit Limited

Altara Credit Limited, a Nigerian consumer and business services venture, is dedicated to improving the quality of life for the average Nigerian by driving financial inclusion. Our focus lies in serving the underbanked and financially excluded individuals. Through our “buy now, pay later” service, we enable formal and informal sector workers, as well as SME owners, to purchase various products and equipment for their homes and businesses, paying a small amount over time instead of the full upfront cost.

Job Details:

Job Title: Junior Accountant

Location: Ibadan, Oyo State

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description:

We are looking to hire a Junior Accountant for immediate employment. Reporting directly to the Finance Coordinator, you will be responsible for providing the financial results of the company.

Further Responsibilities:

– Bookkeeping, preparing, and recording journal entries.
– Tracking income and expenses, and preparing detailed revenue and expense reports when necessary.
– Completing monthly bank and revenue account reconciliations.
– Interfacing with managers and executives regarding questions and issues.
– Supporting external audit requirements related to specific areas of responsibility.
– Conducting daily reconciliation of accounts.
– Assisting with month-end reconciliation of accounts (Purchases, sales, inventory, expenses, transfers, payments, deposits).
– Working to continuously improve accounting/finance procedures and internal controls.

Role Requirements:

– Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from an accredited university.
– Minimum of 1 year of experience working for a consumer finance company, Microfinance Company, or bank.
– Strong attention to detail.
– Excellent written and face-to-face interpersonal, communication, and persuasion skills.
– Strong mathematical skills.
– Commitment to achieving performance goals.
– Familiarity and experience using accounting technology programs.
– Familiarity with tax accounting for finance companies in Nigeria is highly desirable.
– Strong time management, multitasking, and prioritization skills.


– Salary: N55,000 – N66,000 Monthly.
– 7 – 21 days Paid Annual Leave (in addition to official Nigerian Public holidays).
– Healthcare Insurance.
– Performance Bonus.
– Pension.
– Opportunity to join a growing company and work with brilliant and talented individuals.

Method of Application:

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Application Closing Date: Wednesday; 26th July 2023.

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