Accountant at FairMoney Nigeria


FairMoney is building the leading mobile bank for emerging markets. We started with a digital microcredit application on Android, and currently roll out additional financial services (current account, savings, debit card) while expanding the product to Western Africa and South-East Asia.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Accountant

Location: Lagos
Category: Finance, Finance & Accounts


  • At FairMoney, we are building the digital bank for emerging markets.
  • We have presence currently in France, Nigeria and India. Our largest market currently is Nigeria
  • The Finance department at FairMoney is a key component in this mission to provide banking services to all consumers across emerging markets.
  • Finance drives the reporting, the strategic analysis and the financial operations to make FairMoney’s mission possible.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Carrying out monthly postings, accurate calculation of monthly accruals/prepayments, including journal preparation;
  • Preparation and review of the monthly Statement of Profit or Loss and Other Comprehensive Income (SOCI), the Statement of Financial Position(SOFP) and Statement of Cash Flow;
  • Preparing and maintaining intercompany reconciliation including calculation of monthly intercompany transfer/transactions and any resulting FX gain/lo
  • Facilitating the year end process by providing assistance with the preparation of the final account and the consolidated account;
  • Providing the necessary support for the statutory annual audit, regulatory audit and tax audits by making relevant schedules and source documents available on time;
  • Ensuring that the PAYE, Pension, WHT and VAT are appropriately deducted and remitted;
  • Maintain the fixed asset register and ensures that controls put in place to safeguard the company’s asset are complied with


  • Bachelor’s in Accounting or numerate discipline degree
  • Good analytical skills, high level of accuracy and attention to details
  • A qualified accountant (ACCA, ICAN)
  • Have an Advanced Microsoft Excel Skills
  • Have a minimum of five (5) years accounting experience in audit firms or firms in the financial service industry
  • Be an effective team player with a positive attitude
  • A track record of constantly looking for ways to do things better


  • Private Health Insurance
  • Pension Plan
  • Training & Development
  • Performance Bonus

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

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

Recruitment Process:

  • A screening call with the Senior Recruiter ~30 mins
  • Technical interview with the hiring manager ~30 mins

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