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IFPRI / Dakar is seeking a qualified Accountant

IFPRI / Dakar is seeking a qualified Accountant

Position : A qualified Accountant for a 4 month temporary assignment

Tasks and Responsibilities:

Tasks and responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to the following.

Audit field offices financial reports for compliance with IFPRI financial policies & procedures

Monitor monthly checklist to ensure that key tasks are done finely and completely.

Check and review financial registers submitted by held offices in Africa locations

Compare expense claims to supporting documentation.

Prepare the monthly bank reconciliations

Reconcile monthly financial reporting to HO financial system

Ensure timely and accurate input ol field office financial data into financial system.

Monitor financial risks and recommend appropriate mitigation

Oversee liquid and fixed asset management

Confirm reasonableness of funding requests submitted to HQ for process

Ensure that annual property inventory reporting is in each location

Provide support to colleagues in field offices in Africa

Assist field offices with questions and issues.

Assist in supporting locations using Quick Books in Africa.

Coordinate with other members of the Finance team to ensure seamless support to and monitoring of the field offices in Africa

Propose and implement measures to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of financial operations of field offices in Africa locations.

Act as liaison between HQ and the field office.

Other duties as assigned

The successful Candidate should have:

A Bachelors Degree in Accounting and 4 years in a General Accounting capacity

Proficiency with financial systems

Proficiency in English —TOEIC score exceeding 800

At least two (2) years of professional experience using QuickBooks or comparable software

Extensive experience and proficiency with MS Excel

Excelent attention to detail, demonstrated analytical skills and a solid understanding of accounting principles

Demonstrated ability to be proactive and resourceful in a team environment

To Apply :

Please send cover letter & resume – via email – to by Monday. Aprt 11 2016  and mention the title of the job posting in the subject line.Only those candidates short-isted for an interview will be contacted.

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