Account Officer – Outsource Africa

Outsource Africa is a recruitment agency based in Lagos, Nigeria. We are specialists in recruiting talents and understand the effort it takes to find the right talent. From our screening / profiling of candidates to final selection, we are with you every step of the way.

We are recruiting to fill the position of Account Officer.

Job Description

  • Attend to parents in the payment of fees and other purchases.
  • Promptly issue receipts for payments.
  • Ensure the timely and accurate posting of entries to the sales ledgers.
  • Keep records of payment schedules and plans i.e. yearly and termly.
  • Prepare and communicate incoming year’s invoices and schedules to parents according to established schedule.
  • Liaise with paying companies in processing fees payment of their employee’s children.
  • Send reminders via email and text message to parents on outstanding payments.
  • Ensure the prompt collection of outstanding fees and escalate to the Bursar when necessary.
  • Ensure the accurate and timely recording of all payment.
  •  Prepare and maintain accurate accounting records and report on: cafeteria, school shop, school photos, year books, extra-curricular activities/clubs, Volts club, etc.


  • BSc Degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics.
  • Professional qualification


  • 3 to 5 years of successful experience as an Account Officer or similar role preferably in educational sector
  • Working effectively with internal and external partners.
  • Experience using financial software.
  • Solid knowledge of financial and accounting procedures.
  • Information management systems.
  • Knowledge of financial regulations.
  • An awareness and understanding of safeguarding responsibilities of all adults who work with children

N200,000 – N300,000 / month.

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