Abuja Clinics

Principal Accountant

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Abuja Clinics is recruiting for Full time Principal Accountant

Job Description

Abuja Clinics was established in 1989 as a health institution to provide efficient medical services to the then budding Federal Capital Territory (FCT). From humble beginnings it has grown into a group of 3 hospitals located in Karu, Garki and Maitama districts of the FCT . The group possesses advanced medical equipments to assist its team of highly qualified and dedicated health personnels. These equipments include but are not limited to the 64-slice CT scan unit, 4D-Ultrasonography, Mammography unit with stereotatic biopsy and Intra-operative C-arm fluoroscopy allowing for excellent diagnosis and cure. The hospital renders services in all major fields of medicine such as: Surgery, Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Internal Medicine, Radiology and Dentistry.

Job Title: Principal Accountant

Job Duties

  • Coordinate preparation of monthly financial reports.
  • Contact person to the Clinics' bankers and handle routine banking transactions and treasury functions efficiently.
  • Ensure safe-keeping of security documents- receipts, cheque books, bank tellers, etc.
  • Ensure adherence to controls put in place to protect the Clinics' assets.
  • Oversees annual budget process, direct and control comprehensive budget preparations.
  • Co-ordinate subordinates to ensure compliance with established practices, standards, new policies and keep employees abreast of changes.
  • Develop, maintain and implement financial policies, protocols and procedures.
  • Advise on corporate financial position and control necessary to secure strong financial management.
  • Analyze, interpret data and develop reports for the management reflecting internal economic conditions and trends.
  • Work with ICT unit to ensure optimization of financial information system for reporting.
  • Ensure an efficient and result oriented debt management and collection policies.
  • Supervise preparation of payment vouchers for overseas payment and payment through bank direct debit or opening of LC for overseas purchases.
  • Supervise provision of information to Cost and Management Department for their analysis and reports.
  • Oversees reconciliation with external Creditors and Debtors.
  • Provide all document and information required by external Auditors to ensure Annual Report is presented.
  • Provide all document and information required by company's Tax Consultants to ensure settlements of company's income Tax.
  • Coordinate correspondences with third parties.
  • Attend meetings for negotiation with external funds providers.
Job Requirements
Minimum years of experience


Desired Course
Accounting /Finance
Other Requirements


  • The ideal candidate must meet the following requirements:
  • B.Sc / HND in Accounting or Finance, Master of Science, MBA or a professional accounting qualification with a minimum of 5 years post ICAN experience in an accounting/external audit role.
  • NYSC discharge or exemption certificate,
  • Strong analytical skills and computer proficiency.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • ICAN certification is a must.


Method of Application


Send a hard copy of their Application Letter and CV to:

Human Resources Officer,

Abuja Clinics, 22 Amazon Street,


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About Abuja Clinics
Abuja Clinics is a world class health facility dedicated to providing all your health needs, not only curative but also preventive. We boast of cutting edge equipments which aid in the diagnosis and treatment of medical and surgical conditions. We have highly trained and dedicated staff who provide excellent care. Our computerized systems ensure confidentiality and continuity.We aim to set a standard for medical care hence we continue updating and upgrading to ensure that you get the best. Your...
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Job Summary
March 24, 2020
Offer Type
Full time
Minimum of 5years
Abuja Federal Capital Territory
March 31, 2020
Finance / Accounting
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
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