Cultivating New Frontiers Accountant Jobs in Nigeria

Cultivating New Frontiers Accountant Jobs in Nigeria

Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA) is an international non-profit organization headquartered in Washington, D.C. and Brussels, Belgium with offices in 16 countries throughout Africa, Asia and Eastern Europe.

We work with businesses, foundations, governments and communities to build customized local and global partnerships that meet the world’s growing demand for food.

Since our inception in 1985, we have designed and implemented enterprise-based, agricultural development initiatives to facilitate market access, enhance agribusiness competitiveness, increase productivity and improve access to inputs and credit across 45 countries worldwide.


  • Conduct day-to-day accounting activities in compliance with CNFA policies and procedures and with Nigerian laws, including but not limited to:
  • Maintaining the general ledger and all related accounts with proper documentation and records of all transactions; review of entries to the general ledger to assure accuracy and compliance with the company’s and established accounting principles;
  • Prepare mandatory reports as required and respond to inquiries as necessary;
  • Process monthly staff payroll, tax calculations and remittances;
  • Maintain tax accounting and ensure due reporting to tax authorities;
  • Undertake monthly and year-end closing of the general ledger including the preparation of journal entries;
  • Supervise monthly bank reconciliations for all accounts; verify accuracy of bank statements and maintain integrity of cash balances and cash flow systems;
  • Maintain fixed asset records and determine depreciation terms/rates to apply to items;
  • Maintain a computerized accounting system;
    Preparation of payment vouchers for signature and bank transfers, review of payment requests for format and accuracy;
  • Draw-up service and employment contracts;
    Manage all personnel issues, including time sheets, leave reports and local benefits, and ensuring their confidentiality, maintain file of personnel records;
  • Keep log of vehicle request forms, alongside with driver schedule and manage usage of office vehicle, request and maintain fuel inventory;
  • Manage daily petty cash payments and cash reconciliation, including verifying
    support documentation; prepare petty cash replenishment/request documents;
  • Prepare monthly funds request;
  • Make and/or reconfirm all hotel, flight and travel arrangements, handle visa arrangements and car pick up;
  • Process local travel expenses/reimbursements;
  • Provide logistics for seminars, workshops and other special events;

    Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of Bachelors’ degree required in accounting or a relevant field;
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in accounting with at least 3 years within the International Non-Governmental Organization’s (NGO) sector;
  • Proficiency in Excel and other relevant accounting software;
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to work in fast-paced environment;
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously;
  • Experience working on USAID or other donor-funded programs a plus;
  • Strong attention to details and high degree of integrity, accountability, energy and flexibility;
  • Fluency in English is required.

    How to Apply

    Interested and qualified candidates should apply online by 30th January, 2019

    For more information and job application details, see; Cultivating New Frontiers Safety and Security Officer Jobs in Nigeria

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