ICRC Graduate Accountant 1 Jobs In Nigeria

ICRC Graduate Accountant 1 Jobs In Nigeria

  • The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organisation whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence and to provide them with assistance.

  • We are recruiting to fill the position below:

    Accountant 1

    Location Rivers

    Job Description

  • Under the supervision of the Finance and Administration Manager, the Accountant 1 prepares, reconcile and analyses all accounting records of the sub-delegation and coordinate all finance and administrative duties.

    Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepares and controls invoices before payment.

  • Ensures all payment requests contains supporting documents and appropriate signatures before making payments.

  • Prepares accounting entries for bank and cash payments in the IRIS accounting software on a regular basis.

  • Ensures accuracy and completeness of accounting transactions in accordance with financial procedures.

  • Helps ensure that operations run smoothly through efficient cash-flow management, covering the fund needs of the POH Sub-delegation.

  • Guarantees proper filing of relevant supporting documents for future reference, including audits.

  • Performs regular integrity checks of accounting entries and account balances.

  • Participates in monthly closing activities and prepares accounting documents for monthly closing.

  • Consolidates Monthly Financial Forecast of the different units of the POH SD and submits to Abuja with the monthly closing report.

  • Provides support to other departments and resonds to semi-routine and non-standard inquiries when necessary.

  • Identifies anomalies or other issues and proposes solutions to his/her supervisor.

  • Performs daily cash count with the cashier by the end of day closing

    Education and Experience Required

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent with specialization in Accounting and/or Finance.

  • Computer proficiency

  • At least 1-2 years’ work experience as accountant

  • Experience of international organizations / companies is a plus

  • Sound Knowledge of Accounting software

    Desired profile and skills

  • Ability to work independently and meticulously

  • Strict
    sense of confidentiality

  • Rigor, methodical and good analytical skills

  • Training / Communication skills

    Application Closing Date

  • 16.30h, 27th March, 2020.

    How to Apply

  • Interested and qualified candidates should send their Curriculum Vitae and contact details of three referees to:

  • ABJ_Recruitment_Services@icrc.org clearly indicate “ ABJ202000133 Accountant 1 POH"" as the subject of your application (Applications intended for this role without this subject will not be treated).


    In the body of the mail, please indicate the following in the format as seen:

  • Qualification(s)

  • Current location

  • Languages you speak

  • Years of relevant experience

  • Late application will not be considered

  • Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

  • Equal opportunities shall be provided to all employees and applicants for employment based on their demonstrated ability and competence without discrimination based on race, colour, religion, sex, nationality, status, disability etc.

  • Female candidates are encouraged to apply.

  • However, ICRC will not request for any monetary payments from applicants at any stage of the recruitment process.

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