International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) – an international non-profit agricultural research shopping for Project Accounts Officer to boost its manpower.
Successful candidate will among other things perform the following duties:
Establish tables of accounts and assign entries to proper accounts;
Develop, maintain and analyse budgets, preparing periodic reports that compare budgeted cost to actual costs.
Develop, implement, modify and document record keeping and accounting systems, making use of current computer technology including Quick books.
Prepare, examine and analyse accounting records, financial statements and other financial reports to assess accuracy completeness and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
Monitor project funds and advice project officer on variances and trends.
Prepare financial reports and forecast costs for budgeting annually.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Perform other duties assigned by your supervisor.
Qualification & Experience
B.Sc/HND in Accounting, Corporate Finance, Banking or related field with 5 years’ experience performing similar role.
Possession of ICAN is an added advantage.
Skills and Competences
Strong communication skills- oral and written
Excellent copywriting skills and experience.
Good research result reporting skills
Good time management skills.
Display high energy level.
Ability to work under pressure.
Willingness to work at odd hours.
Agree to intensive travel.
We offer highly competitive salary with equally attractive fringe benefits and excellent working conditions
in a pleasant campus environment.