General Ledger Accountant Job At Grand Cereals Limited (UAC of Nigeria Plc)

Experienced Hire – General Ledger Accountant

Grand Cereals Limited (GCL)

General Ledger Accountant Job Vacancy At Grand Cereals Limited (UAC of Nigeria Plc)

A General Ledger Accountant job vacancy is currently available at Grand Cereals Limited (UAC of Nigeria Plc). Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified individuals who possess all the below-listed criteria.


Grand Cereals Limited (GCL) is an integrated foods company whose primary activity is the creation of superior value from local raw materials, with leading brands in the Cereals, Vegetable Oil and Animal Feed categories.

Purpose of Job

  • Will be responsible for the preparation of journal entries, reconciliation of financial statements and accounts, and ensuring financial data accuracy.

General Ledger Accountant Responsibilities

  • Handling accounting and related system reports for accuracy and completeness to include auditing master records and transactional data.
  • Managing journal entries and ensuring proper general ledger coding in support of monthly closings
  • Fixed Asset Accounting and Management
  • Accounting for Insurance & Other Prepayments
  • Intercompany Accounting and Reconciliations
  • Preparation and Presentation of Monthly Balance Sheet Accounts Reconciliations
  • Responsible for the creation of new GLs and Cost Centers on a need basis
  • Coordinate Monthly Balance Sheet Review sessions/ meetings with relevant GL Account Owners
  • Maintain and Review General Ledger Ownership Matrix (GLOM), on an ongoing basis.
  • Payroll posting, reconciliation and monthly Staff Expenses provisioning
  • Any other task assigned by the Financial Controller


  • Minimum of First Degree (HND or BSc.) in Accounting
  • Professional certification – ACA / ACCA
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a financial control function of an FMCG.
Skills Required:
  • Numerate/Analytical Skill
  • Effective written and verbal communication.
  • Ability to interpret financial data.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, Access and PowerPoint
  • Good Interpersonal Skill
  • Good negotiation/influencing skill
  • Knowledge of IFRS and GAAP
  • Proficiency in the use of SAP
  • Integrity

How To Apply For General Ledger Accountant Job

  • Hit the ‘APPLY FOR JOB’ button below.
  • Follow the displayed link to proceed to the Grand Cereals Limited (GCL) recruitment portal.
  • Fill the online application form accurately.
  • Upload your resume and send your application.
  • The application deadline is 17th November.
  • Only the shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

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