Making of Champions Ltd is Nigeria’s leading Sports Media & Management Company whose mission it is to ignite a revival in Athletics in Nigeria, a sport that has brought Nigeria 13 of the 25 Olympic Medals our great Nation has won in history.

Making of Champions has become a beacon of hope in Nigerian Athletics. We have impacted Track & Field in Nigeria through our various projects to realise the vision we have that Nigeria can be among the Top 3 Nations in Track & Field globally over the next 5 years.

Making of Champions is currently recruiting for a full-time Accountant, to assist the company with the organisation and maintenance of records of financial transactions, and to ensure the integrity of accounting information by establishing quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting. The job will be based in Lagos, Nigeria.



  • Documenting, organizing and maintaining records of financial transactions (Creation of effective filing system, recording and reconciling bills, payments, expenditure, revenue, etc)
  • Issuing and following through on invoices on behalf of the company and treating incoming invoices
  • Issuing receipts and ensuring there is documentation evidencing all financial transactions
  • Assisting in the preparation of budgets and expenditure estimates on different projects
  • Preparing weekly, monthly and annual reports of the company’s finances, incoming and outgoing
  • Responding promptly to all fund and financial procedure related inquiries
  • Approval and processing fund requisitions and reimbursements from staff
  • Provision of general financial administrative support to staff
  • Ensure compliance with statutory authority and audit requirements
  • Ensure all taxation and legislation requirements are complied with at all times
  • Any other duties as directed by the CEO


Skills / Requirements

  • Must possess a Bsc in Accounting (minimum 2nd class upper division)
  • Minimum of two years of relevant accounting and financial experience in a similar capacity is required
  • Professional membership of ACA/ACCA is an added advantage
  • Any interest or experience in Sports Management would be a plus, though not a necessary requirement
  • Must have advanced knowledge of the use of Microsoft Office and proficiency in the use of Accounting software packages
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be detail oriented, have excellent analytical skills and skilled in mathematics
  • Must be able to multitask, have good time management, work well with others as well as possess the ability to work independently

Application & Deadline:

  • Send your CV and Cover Letter to [email protected], with ‘MoC Accountant’ as the email subject! The application deadline is Sunday 26th November 2017
  • Successful applicants will be invited for interviews in early December 2017 in Lagos



Bambo Akani is the Founder and CEO of Making of Champions (MoC). He is an avid sports writer and photo-blogger, and has quickly become an internationally recognized Athletics Expert. He appeared in a new weekly Athletics segment on the Sports Tonight Show on Channels TV during the 2014 Athletics season and has also appeared on Jamaican Television and Radio to discuss the MoC "The History" Film that he Produced and Directed, and to review and analyse key events in world athletics.Bambo holds an MEng and BA in Chemical Engineering from Cambridge University in the UK and an MBA from Kellogg School of Management in the US.


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