Accountant at Skyshore Group Limited (SGL)

Job vacancy
job vacancy

Skyshore Group Limited (SGL) is a conglomerate of companies actively rendering various services in the Oil and Gas sector of the global economy; especially in West Africa rendering services to support Hydrocarbon Drilling, Completion and production at various levels.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Accountant

: Rivers

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Preparation and analysis revenue, expense, invoices, and other accounting documents
  • Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
  • Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
  • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing a balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
  • Substantiates financial transactions by collaborating with auditors for record purposes.
  • Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
  • Guides accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions.
  • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
  • Secures financial information by completing database backups.
  • Maintains financial security by following internal controls.
  • Prepares payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
  • Answers accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
  • Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
  • Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Advising on the financial implications and consequences of business decisions
  • Prepare asset, liability and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Perform a number of account reconciliation functions including monthly bank creditor and debtor reconciliation, income audit and payroll implementation and audit.


  • Minimum academic qualification First Degree in Accounting, ACCA or ICAN or its equivalent is a must
  • 4-5 years experience preferably in our and gas industry
  • Good financial and reporting skills. Must have experience in core oil and gas finance operations
  • Good knowledge of Asset care, Management Reporting, and inventory
  • Able to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports to determine or maintain a record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
  • Experienced in oil and gas.


Application Closing Date
31st October 2019.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter to using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.


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