Posted on :
13 Jan, 2010
13 Jan, 2010
The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture seeks suitable candidates for the following positions at the Institute’s Headquarters in Ibadan.
Position: ACCOUNTING OFFICER (2-year renewable contract)
Successful candidate will:
Prepare and review financial statements;
Check, process and report on returns and justifications of funds granted to IITA collaborator/partners
Raise journals for adjustment necessary on various accounts and loading same on Oracle interface;
Attend to queries raised by Budget Officers on core restricted projects;
Update, review and reconcile bill receivables from donors with the total grant income of core restricted project;
Assist in the preparation of overhead charges to restricted projects;
Assist in the checking of Cashier’s cash balances as scheduled; and
Perform any other duties that could be assigned from time to time
Qualification and Experience:
BSc/HND Accounting or ICAN PE II plus at least four years working experience in the Finance Office of a large organisation.
He/she must have sound analytical mind and good knowledge of Computer Spreadsheet, Oracle applications and must be willing to put in extra hours.
We offer highly competitive salary with equally attractive fringe benefits and excellent working conditions in a pleasant campus environment.
METHOD OF APPLICATION:
Interested qualified national applicants should forward their applications with a detailed curriculum vitae, the names and addresses of three professional referees (including telephone, fax and e-mail addresses, if available) and scanned copies of credentials not later than two weeks from the date of this publication.