Job Openings at George Houston Resources Limited

George Houston Resources Limited - Our clients in various sectors are recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the following positions below:

1.) Office Assistant / Cleaner

Job Location: Surulere, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description and Responsibilities

  • We are seeking a dedicated and organized Office Assistant/Cleaner to maintain a clean and organized working environment for our company.
  • The ideal candidate will play a vital role in ensuring a pleasant and functional workspace for all employees.

Cleaning and Maintenance:

  • Perform daily cleaning tasks, including but not limited to, dusting, vacuuming, mopping, and trash removal.
  • Ensure cleanliness and tidiness of common areas, meeting rooms, and offices.
  • Restock and maintain cleaning supplies and equipment.

Office Assistance:

  • Assist in organizing and maintaining office spaces and storage areas.
  • Manage inventory and order office supplies as needed.
  • Assist in receiving and distributing packages, mail, and deliveries.

Assist with Events and Meetings:

  • Set up and clean meeting rooms before and after events or meetings

Health and Safety:

  • Follow safety protocols and guidelines to maintain a safe work environment.
  • Report any safety hazards or maintenance issues to the appropriate personnel.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • 1 - 2 years of experience
  • Previous experience in cleaning or office assistance preferred but not required.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to follow instructions.
  • Good communication and organizational skills.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work independently.
  • Ability to stand, bend, and perform physical tasks for extended periods.
  • Willingness to use cleaning chemicals and equipment following safety guidelines.

Application Closing Date: 20th October, 2023.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using ''Office Assistant'' as the subject of the email.



2.) Business Development Executive

Job Location: Victoria Island, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Duties / Description

  • Assist in developing a sustainable business relationship model for new and existing Clients such as IOC, DPR, NAPIMS, NNPC and other regulatory body in the oil and gas industry
  • Prepare the project's technical and commercial pre-qualification proposal/bid to the Clients.
  • Facilitate or assist as required in the strategy development and actual negotiation (technical, commercial and contractual) with customers and suppliers.
  • Work closely with Clients to identify prospective project needs for technical and commercial implementation
  • Assist in sourcing, packaging, and bidding on various platforms (within the stipulated deadline) and ensuring that all bids are won and executed flawlessly.
  • Develop and maintain a complete understanding of the business environment, market trends, drivers and issues that will impact on the Company's business.
  • Source for Clients' future projects with In-depth knowledge of upcoming and ongoing key projects and follow-up till business is generated and awarded
  • Reactivate dormant Client accounts and relationships to generate tangible business.

Qualification / Requirments

  • First Class grade or a minimum of 2:1 in BSc in Accounting Business administration or related discipline
  • At least 3 – 5 years of working as a Business Development Officer or Manager in the Oil and Gas industry.
  • In-depth knowledge of upcoming and ongoing key projects in the upstream sector of the Oil and Gas Sector.
  • Engaged in robust and high-level contacts in the IOCs and E&P companies.
  • Experience in Upstream Business Development with Engineering background/major.
  • Candidates should have strong links to industry and knowledge of the business drivers for the key markets.
  • Strong financial acumen and analytical skills
  • Strong networking and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent relationship management skills
  • Excellent intelligence-gathering skills
  • Leadership qualities
  • Proficient in advanced Excel and PowerPoint.

Application Closing Date: 20th October, 2023.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using ''Marketer'' as the subject of the email.



3.) Tax Accountant

Job Location: Victoria Island, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Duties / Description

  • Prepare tax returns and facilitate payments including suggestions on payments plan.
  • Design annual tax plan in line with the company’s goal
  • Research, Estimate and track tax returns
  • Prepare and Complete monthly, quarterly and annual tax reports
  • Manage, Organize and update the company’s tax database
  • Recommend tax strategies and methods required to manage taxes, that align with business goals
  • Prepare necessary paperwork for tax payments and returns
  • Share financial data with the accounting department
  • Identify tax savings and suggest ways to increase profits
  • Follow industry trends and track changes related to taxes
  • Liaise with internal and external auditors
  • Forecast tax predictions to Management
  • Ensure compliance with regulators either federal, state or local authorities.
  • Find tax solutions to complicated tax issues or errors from incorrect tax filings
  • Analyze adherence with budgetary standards and guidelines using financial data and balance sheets.
  • Review all financial materials and procedures in order to spot errors, inefficiencies or instances of misuse.
  • Document all internal processes within an audit; list all data sources; detail all conclusions after an investigation.
  • Advise Management about the impact of Tax liabilities and corporate strategies or new tax laws.
  • Audit of financial statements and assessment of the books of account to ensure accuracy and regulatory compliance.
  • Reviewing internal control systems performing walkthrough processes and analyzing financial records and transactions.
  • Design the auditing process using common standards of practice, company policies, business goals and industry regulations.
  • Indicate and identify risk areas in each departmental operations and process
  • Work to develop new best standards of practice within the company in order to increase accuracy and integrity.
  • Maintain a high level of knowledge and expertise within the field by participating in professional development.
  • Keep all sensitive information confidential and secure.

Qualification / Requirements

  • Minimum of BSc Degree, First Class or 2:1 grade in Accounting, Economic, Finance or relevant subject;
  • A minimum of 3+ years of experience as a Tax / Audit Accountant, Tax Analyst or Auditor
  • Industry certification (ICAN, ACCA, ACA).
  • Proficiency with commercial tax and accounting software
  • Quick Books proficient
  • Knowledge of accounting and bookkeeping procedures
  • Familiarity with accounting software packages
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Good communicator with great people skills
  • Computer literacy (MS Excel in particular)
  • Excellent analytical and time management skills
  • Strong numeracy skills
  • Enjoys a fast-paced environment with challenging work
  • Good at multi-tasking.

Application Closing Date: 20th October, 2023.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using ''TAX ACCOUNTANT'' as the subject of the email.


4.) Financial Reporting Accountant

Job Location: Victoria Island, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Duties / Description

  • Maintain stewardship for financial assets and debt, including being in charge of cash management, debt management and investment management functions of the organization and its affiliated entities.
  • Develop and implement daily, monthly and quarterly cash forecasting models.
  • Present financial forecasts based on actual spend and the organization’s financial position.
  • Monitor the financial investments and record capital growth
  • Advise on the organization’s reserves and investment policy
  • Research and recommend financing alternatives, analyzing options and providing recommendations to the Management.
  • Structuring debt arrangements with lenders, Managing corporate investments and Monitoring cash flow.
  • Maintain the corporate liquidity and financial stability.
  • Liaise with Tax Authorities, Auditors and other Regulatory bodies as regards preparation and filing of the Audited Financials and other Tax related matters.
  • Ensuring prompt remittance and various statutory deduction i.e VAT, PAYE, CIT, Pension Fund etc.
  • Preparing Financial Statement in line with the IFRS standards.
  • Prepare the monthly Management accounts
  • Carrying out monthly bank account closing and analysis.
  • Carry out bank reconciliation analysis and account audit
  • Liaise with Bank on Transaction rates and Foreign Translation rate.
  • Responsible for the Asset and Liability Management, including a monthly report of the Asset Register.
  • Preparing and Maintaining balance sheet schedules, ledgers, profit and loss statement, monthly and yearly financial statements and other reports
  • Payroll administration and preparing of monthly sales reports for analysis.
  • Developing and consolidating the departmental and organization’s budget.
  • Periodic audit of departmental processes.
  • Monitoring compliance in line with accepted accounting principles and company procedures.
  • Developing, maintaining and implementing financial internal controls, policies and procedures.

Qualification / Requirements

  • First Class grade or a minimum of 2:1 in B.Sc in Accounting or related discipline
  • At least 4 - 6 years+ as an Accountant, a Financial reporting officer or a Finance MGR.
  • Candidates should have 2 years+ of management experience
  • Accounting certification is required (ICAN, ACCA, ACA).
  • Experience working in the Oil and Gas industry will be an added advantage.
  • Knowledge of capital markets, accounting and business finance
  • Statutory regulations (IFRS).
  • Understanding of taxation commercial law.
  • Broad understanding of global & regional economics.
  • Knowledge of financial principles
  • Proficient in Excel and MicroSoft Suites
  • Strong experience/knowledge in Financial Reporting, Treasury and IFRS is required.
  • Strong financial acumen and analytical skills.
  • Business acumen with a problem-solving attitude.
  • Detailed knowledge of accounting principles and practices.
  • Good negotiation skills, Innovative, Leadership, Planning, Interpersonal skills, Communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and Attention to detail.

Application Closing Date: 20th October, 2023.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using ''FINANCIAL REPORTING ACCOUNTANT '' as the subject of the email.



5.) Tech Sales Executive

Job Location: Lekki, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Duties / Description

  • Sell company's solutions and services in all accounts assigned by having maximum face time with customers and with the use of a proper call plan.
  • Effectively progress opportunities through the company deal stages to ensure shorter sales cycles
  • Lead and implement go-to-market propositions in each business sector; work with Marketing and Engineering teams to produce a focused proposition.
  • Build and maintain relationships to influence long-term strategic direction; act as an advisor to the customer.
  • Ensure excellent customer relationship and satisfaction by giving prompt response to customers’ requests and making early escalation of customer issues to relevant company authorities.
  • Achieve assigned quarterly/annual sales revenue and or profit target.
  • Rapidly generate and progress leads to opportunities
  • Understand and use the company sales process
  • Provide relevant sales, pipeline, deal stage, customer feedback and on-going reports to Management
  • Use the company’s sales CRM to accurately store and progress leads and opportunities.
  • Acquire new accounts and discover new opportunities in both old and new accounts.
  • Grow and develop company market and mind share in the assigned sector.
  • Maintain a healthy pipeline to ensure targets are achieved or surpassed the achievement
  • Develop and recommend sales and marketing strategies to keep the company competitive and innovative.
  • Understand our solutions and services, markets, the customer journey and the competitive landscape.

Application Closing Date: 21st October, 2023.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using Tech Sales Execuctive as the subject of the mail.