Inventory Accountant at the Place


The Place – We are a fast growing, world class, and dynamic, multi-billion Nigerian conglomerates, established and managed by a team of professionals with decades of management consulting and accounting experience/ training from Arthur Andersen (now KPMG in Nigeria). We are a profitable player in the QSR sector of the Hospitality industry in Nigeria with great prospects and staff strength of over 1000 employees. Currently, our operations span across 17 locations in Lagos and Abuja, Nigeria, with rapid expansion plans to penetrate more locations in the short to medium term.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Titles: Inventory Accountant

Location: Lagos Mainland, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Summary

  • An inventory accountant plays a vital role in calculating the value of a company’s inventory.
  • Basically, its function is to monitor the net worth of goods and maintain accurate records at all times also to help company determine its profitability and ensure accuracy in valuation.


  • Proper maintaining of inventory account to store.
  • Managing all inventory shipment among outlets.
  • Assisting in the improvement in controls related to inventory
  • Verifying accurate standard costs
  • Monitoring inventory transactions between outlet and warehouse.
  • Reconciling inventory accounts to the general ledger
  • Preparing monthly journal entries as needed
  • Supervising inventory stock counts and ensuring record accuracy.
  • Checking discrepancies and presenting findings
  • Maintaining all stock ledgers and reporting variances.
  • Document inventory processes if need be.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting required.
  • A minimum of five (5) years experience as an Inventory Accountant.
  • An understanding of GAAP in relation to inventory.
  • Proficient in MS Excel.
  • Proficient in the use of ERP eg Microsoft Navision is very important.
  • Flexible and able to work as a team.

Application Closing Date
24th January, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


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