How to Apply for Firstbank GL Review Officer Job

The FirstBank of Nigeria is seeking to employ some competent young Nigerians who wishes to pursue their career in the banking sector. Read below for the job objectives, duties and responsibilities of a GL Review officer, qualification and how to apply for FirstBank GL Review officer.

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CONTENTS ON HOW TO APPLY FOR FIRSTBANK GL REVIEW OFFICER:

  • Job objectives
  • Duties and Responsibilities
  • Other Duties and Responsibilities of GL Review Officer.
  • Key competency requirements
  • knowledge requirements
  • Skills / Competencies
  • Educational requirements
  • Job information
  • Method of Application

JOB OBJECTIVES

The job objectives of a GL Review officer is daily spooling of General Ledger (GL) balances of branches and head office departments. Furthermore, to review the GLE pull out of GL sub-heads. Lastly, preparation of Monthly Income and also Expenses trends for input into the MANCO financial report.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The following are the duties and responsibilities of GL Review officer:

  • Firstly, to liaise with branches on reasons for drop / increase in income / expenditures of the bank.
  • Secondly, to liaise with branches and other departments having abnormal balances in their suspense accounts to regularize.
  • Also, to collaborating with internal control department to ensure that all suspense account in GL are cleared timely by branches and other departments responsible for such reconciliation.
  • Responsible for the daily Review of Trial Balance of the bank for trend analysis.
  • Duty of obtaining and reviewing of proof of accounts from branches and head office departments.

OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF GL REVIEW OFFICER

  • Furthermore, will handle the provision of audit requirements for External and Internal Audits.
  • More so, responsible for the preparation of weekly Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Enhanced FCY report on Other Assets and Liabilities.
  • The duty of providing schedules and other requirements for Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) examiners.
  • Another duty is to ensuring that amortization of the branches / Rent prepayment.
  • Responsible to participate in special projects in the bank e.g. Oracle GL, Finacle etc.
  • To assist to ensure that the bank’s financial reports represent true and also fair view of the Bank’s operation.
  • Lastly, to perform ad-hoc responsibilities as may be required from time to time.
KEY COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS

KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS

  • Applicants must be professional in accounting with any of the following qualification ACCA, ACA, CPA or its equivalent.
  • Applicants must have at least six (6) years post Qualification years experiences.
  • You must also have relevant / specific banking experience in addition.
  • Applicants must have broad understanding of banking practice.
  • Lastly applicants must have a sound knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and also IFRS Accounting Policy.
SKILLS / COMPETENCIES
  • Applicant must have good interpersonal and also communication skills.
  • Secondly, must have an eye on detail and accuracy with a strong analytical capability.
  • Lastly, applicant must have high level of computer literacy.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Applicants must have a minimum of B.Tech ACA
  • Must be proficient in the use of MS Word and MS Excel. With a minimum of two (2) years of experience.

JOB INFORMATION

  • Job Identification – 1085
  • Application Posting Date – 14 / June / 2024
  • Application Closing Date – 28 / June / 2024
  • Job Schedule – Full Time
  • Job Locations – Samuel Asbia House, Lagos, Nigeria.
METHOD OF APPLICATION

The method of application use in ONLINE. APPLY HERE. Follow the steps carefully for a successful application. Use an active email address and a valid phone (GSM) number for your application. Note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for the next stage of the application.

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