Monday, November 7, 2011

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Vacancy : Cooperation Accountant

The ICRC is an impartial, neutral and independent humanitarian organisation recruits for Cooperation Accountant
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Abuja Delegation is looking for a suitable candidate (male/female) with the capacity to work independently to fill the below vacancy as of 01 January 2012:

Cooperation Accountant

Main Responsibilities:

  • To monitor expenditures of ICRC-funded partnership programmes according to agreed budgets
  • To follow-up on the due liquidation and proper documentation of ICRC financial support granted to its partners
  • To establish budgets and monitor their appropriate implementation
  • To train and coach ICRC and non-ICRC colleagues in ICRC standard procedures regarding budgeting, financial management, and due process
  • To establish and maintain effective working relations with various partners

Required Qualifications:

  • University degree in Business Administration
  • Minimum of 2 years work experience, preferably in the non-profit sector
  • Experience of project management an asset
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English
  • Good command of Hausa is an asset
  • Advanced computer skills, particular MS Word and Excel
  • Preparedness to travel and work all over Nigeria
  • Good team spirit and ability to work in a multi-cultural working environment
  • Good communication and negotiation skills
  • Pro-active and initiative working approach

Please submit your application (letter of motivation, CV, copies of certificates and referees) by or before 15th November, 2011 to:

ICRC Delegation,
The Administrator,
No. 29 Kumasi Crescent,
Off Aminu Kano Crescent,
Wuse II, Abuja.

Please clearly indicate “Cooperation Acocuntant” on your letter.

Only complete files matching with the profiles will be considered.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.