Jobs at IITA

IITA is an international non-profit research-for-development (R4D) organization created in 1967, governed by a Board of Trustees, and supported primarily by the Consultative Group of International Agricultural Research (CGIAR). OurR4D is anchored on the development needs of sub-Saharan Africa.
We develop agricultural solutions with our partners to eliminate hunger and poverty by reducing producer and consumer risks, enhancing crop quality and productivity, and generating wealth from agriculture. We have more than 100 internationally recruited scientists from about 35 countries and 900 nationally recruited staff based in various stations across Africa.
The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture seeks suitable Nigerian Nationals for the following positions at the Headquarters, Ibadan
REMUNERATION: We offer highly competitive salary with equally attractive fringe benefits and excellent working conditions in a pleasant campus environment.
METHOD OF APPLICATION:
Interested applicants should forward their applications with detailed curriculum vitae, the names and e-mail addresses of three professional referees which must include either the Head of applicant's current or previous organization or applicant's direct Supervisor/Superior officer at work and evidence of current remuneration package to IITA website: http://www.iita.org/careers  Not later than two weeks from the date of this publication

  • Accounting Assistant II (2-year renewable Contract)
    DUTIES:
    Successful candidates will among other things perform the following:
    • Preparation of budget for Bilateral and Window 3 projects and uploading same in the oracle interface.
    • Preparation and reviewing of financial statement on restricted projects.
    • Checking, processing and reporting on returns and justification of funds granted to IITA collaborators/partners.

    Qualification and Experience:
    • B. Sc/HND Accounting/Business Management, ICAN PE II will be an added advantage.
    • Minimum of 2 years working experience in a related role of a large organization is required.
    • Excellent Computer skills will good grasp of spreadsheets, word processing and other MS office applications with good knowledge of Oracle Applications
    • Excellent English reporting, writing and oral communication skills
    • Good team spirit and also participate as a team member in accomplishment of duties.


    Location: Not Specified
    Experience: 2 year(s)
    Course of Study: Not Specified
    Required Grade:  Not Specified


  • Project Accounting Officer (2-year renewable Contract)


    DUTIES:
    Successful candidates will among other things perform the following:
    • Preparation of donor financial statements and attendance to ensuing queries.
    • Estimation of Institute’s monthly overhead recoveries
    • Calculation and booking of monthly cost shift/charge back
    • B. Sc/HND Accounting/Business Management, ACA would be an added advantage.
    • Minimum of 4 years work experience in a related role of a large organization is required
    • Excellent Computer skills will good grasp of spreadsheets, word processing and other MS office applications with good knowledge of Oracle Applications



    Location: Not Specified
    Experience: 4 year(s)
    Course of Study: Not Specified
    Required Grade:  Not Specified


  • Account Clerk II (2-year renewable Contract)
    DUTIES:
    Successful candidates will among other things perform the following:
    • Keying of transaction into Oracle Application
    • Handling of blank cheques during working hours
    • Handling local payment
    • Assist the Finance Manager on blank reconciliation.

    Qualification and Experience:
    • OND Accounting/Business Management, ICAN Foundation Certificate is an added advantage.
    • Minimum of 4 years work experience in a related role of a large organization is required.
    • Excellent Computer skills will good grasp of spreadsheets, word processing and other MS office applications with good knowledge of Oracle Applications
     


    Location: Not Specified
    Experience: 4 year(s)
    Course of Study: Not Specified
    Required Grade:  Not Specified