Click to return to Gigajob Nigeria's homepage. This is a Gigajob job posting for:

Payroll Clerk (#460,594,318) 

Job offer #460,594,318 in Lagos (Lagos), Nigeria

company logo
We are looking for a qualified Payroll Clerk to assist in all activities regarding the management of employee compensation in the company. You will undertake a variety of tasks such as entering payroll information, calculating wages and making payments.
An excellent payroll clerk has great understanding of the concept of confidentiality. You will be experienced in entering data with attention to detail and will have good maths skills to make the necessary calculations. The ideal candidate will be a thorough professional with good communication abilities.
The goal is to carry out all payroll procedures with speed and accuracy.
• Manage compensation packages using payroll software
• Collect and verify timekeeping information for all employees
• Calculate pay according to hours worked incorporating leaves and overtime
• Calculate bonuses and commissions when appropriate
• Manage and calculate taxes and deductions
• Initiate periodical payments timely either by preparing and administering checks or making direct deposits through a bank payment system
• Issues statements and invoices and maintain records
• Update paper and electronic payroll records by entering adjustments on pay rates, employee status changes etc.
• Calculate unemployment and severance payments
• Deal with complaints and questions regarding payroll from employees and upper management
• Investigate and resolve any discrepancies in payroll
• Prepare and submit reports with payroll information to supervisor
• Proven experience as payroll clerk
• Familiarity with general accounting principles
• Experience in data collection, entry and reporting with great attention to detail and confidentiality
• Solid knowledge of relevant legislation and regulations
• Computer savvy with working knowledge of relevant software (e.g. Payforce)
• Exquisite math and numerical skills
• Outstanding organizational and time management skills
• Excellent communication abilities with aptitude in problem- solving
• High school diploma or equivalent; BSc/BA in accounting/business administration is a plus

Details of the Client Company

Name of the Client
West Capital Resources Limited
Company Description
West Capital Resources Limited is an independent oil and gas company, incorporated in 2015 with its headquarters in Lagos Nigeria. We aim to grow by focusing on innovation, efficiency and the environment, completing our transformation into a fully integrated oil and gas company.
Number of Employees
11 - 100

Job Details

Employment Status
Full time
Type of Salary
Fixed salary
Job Location
Post Code

Job Requirements

Minimum Educational Qualification
Bachelor's degree

Recruitment Company Details

Name of the Contact Person
Oluwakayode Adeleye

E-Mail Alert

Get the latest Clerk Jobs in Lagos via email.

Popular Professions in Lagos

  • Statistics for this Job Listing

    > 99 days ago
    Seen in Search Results
    This ad was matched 1,218 time(s) in Gigajob search results
    Page Viewed
    This ad was viewed 896 time(s) by Gigajob users