Jobs at Owens & Xley Consults


  • Owens and Xley Consults is a Lagos based company that offers business advisory and consulting services to help Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs). Our Mission is to provide quality insights, tools and resources needed to build a sustainable business.

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    • Open Jobs
      1. Accountant
      2. Project Coordinator
    • Method of Application


    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
    • Experience 3 – 5 years
    • Location Lagos
    • Job Field Finance / Accounting / Audit&nbsp

    Location: Ogba, Lagos

    Job Description

    • Manage all accounting transactions
    • Ensure the accuracy of financial documents as well as their compliance with relevant laws and regulations.
    • Preparing and maintaining important financial reports
    • Preparing tax returns and ensuring that taxes are paid properly and on time
    • Evaluating financial operations to recommend best practices, identify issues and strategize solutions
    • Offering guidance on cost reduction, revenue enhancement and profit maximization
    • Execution and management of company’s initiatives and daily operations
    • Management of company policies and procedures
    • Handle monthly, quarterly and annual closings
    • Reconcile accounts payable and receivable
    • Manage balance sheets and profit/loss statements
    • Audit financial transactions and documents.


    • Ensure operations are carried on in an appropriate, cost-effective way
    • Improve operational management systems, processes and best practices
    • Monitor overall efficiency
    • Help the organization’s processes remain legally compliant
    • Formulate strategic and operational objectives
    • Perform quality controls and monitor production KPIs
    • Supervise staff and processes
    • Maximizing operating potential to exceed customer’s expectations and company goals.
    • Effecting better business practices.


    • 3-5 years experience as an Accountant or experience in a managerial role.
    • Excellent knowledge of accounting regulations and procedures.
    • Hands-on experience with accounting software.
    • Proficiency in MS Excel.
    • Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills.
    • B.Sc. in Accounting, Finance or relevant Degree.
    • ICAN or relevant certification is a plus.

    N150,000 – N180,000 / month.

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    Project Coordinator

    • Job Type Contract , Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
    • Experience 3 – 4 years
    • Location Lagos
    • Job Field Building and Construction&nbsp , Project Management&nbsp

    Our client, a Construction Firm is recruiting to fill the position below:

    Location: Lekki Phase 1, Lagos
    Employment Type: Contract
    Duration: 3 months
    Industry: Construction

    Job Description

    • We are a construction firm seeking a 3-month contract with a results-driven Project Coordinator to plan, organize, and direct the activities of our construction projects.
    • S/He will be responsible for ensuring construction projects run smoothly.

    Duties for the Project Coordinator will include:

    • Provide administrative support to Construction Manager
    • Track and communicate project risks and opportunities
    • Perform daily site checks to monitor progress.
    • Document, record and communicate all issues and technical deviations.
    • Inspect the construction site to ensure appropriate level of quality control in all project phases.
    • Ensure project completion is within budget, schedule and in conformance with specifications.
    • Monitor material and tools spending to stay within budget.
    • Provide required documents for all implementations and activities on site.
    • Identify ways to increase the profitability of projects & reduce expenses where possible.
    • Coordinate with the material supply chain to provide the needed supplies.
    • Supervise and facilitate installation of equipment and component to guarantee every process is running due standards.
    • Prepare periodic construction progress reports from the site to the Construction Manager.
    • Collaborate with the Construction Manager to provide all required safety needs.
    • Maintain records of all construction dates and project costs.
    • Design and control the project schedule.
    • Liaise with clients to determine the project’s objectives.


    • Degree in Building Construction, Civil Engineering, or related field.
    • PMP Certification will be an added advantage.
    • Minimum of 3 – 4 years of experience in construction project management.
    • Exceptional project administration & budget management skills.
    • Excellent multitasking, communicating & organizational skills.
    • Ability to read & interpret blueprints, drawings and specifications.
    • Have in-depth knowledge of materials, building codes & regulations.
    • Ability to use computer programs specific to the construction industry, such as scheduling and estimating software.
    • Ability to use word processing, spreadsheet, database, and email software.
    • Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills.
    • Ability to work semi-autonomously, making decisions without excessive oversight.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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