Senior Account Officer – Tax and Audit at JMG Limited


JMG Limited is a leading solution provider in Nigeria, Ghana & Ivory Coast that offers FG Wilson Perkins generators, Mitsubishi generator, Legrand electrical products, Kaeser Air Compressors, ABB transformers, TK Elevator & Escalators and Trane HVAC products and after-sales.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Senior Account Officer – Tax and Audit

Location: Victoria Island, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Brief Job Description

  • Manages all statutory audits and tax related matters.


  • Handles all audit and tax related matters in head office and across all branches
  • Attend to all audit request and channel to the appropriate persons and follow up for feedback
  • Ensure that all statutory audits are completed within the statutory timeline
  • Ensure that all needed schedules for statutory and tax audit are ready & accurate before the audit startup
  • Provide monthly schedules for VAT remittance to Government (VAT payables & receivables)
  • Review all tax computations by external auditors to ensure correct computation
  • Review the Financials with Trial balances before signing off the financial statement for accuracy
  • Check Tax ProMax platform monthly to see that all returns are filled and after annual audit ensure returns has been filled online by audit team
  • Ensure that education tax is budgeted for during audit and paid immediately the FS is finalized on or before regulatory timeline.
  • Internal check on Account processes and report to NCA on deviations
  • Attend to urgent issues of the department outside our routine scope of task

Educational Qualification

  • BA in Accounting, Finance or its equivalent, professional qualification (ACA, CMA, CPA, CIA or CFA) will be an added advantage.
  • 5-7 years of experience in the accounting field with Proven working experience.


  • Proficiency in ERP systems
  • Exceptional knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting, principles, and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Extensive corporate and personal tax experience
  • Proven knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting principles, practices, standards, laws and regulations
  • Conversant with tax laws
  • Excellent strategic planning skills and able to interact with all levels
  • Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet deadlines required
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrate strong ability to handle confidential information in a sensitive and tactful manner.

N150,000 – N250,000 / month.

Application Closing Date
13th February, 2023.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send a copy of their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the email.


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