Corporate Accounting Manager Job in Nigeria

 The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is a not-for-profit institution that generates agricultural innovations to meet Africa’s most pressing challenges of hunger, malnutrition, poverty, and natural resource degradation. Working with various partners across sub-Saharan Africa, we improve livelihoods, enhance food and nutrition security, increase employment, and preserve natural resource integrity. IITA is a member of CGIAR, a global agriculture research partnership for a food secure future.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Corporate Accounting Manager

 Ibadan, Oyo
Employment Type: Full-time


  • Contribute, prepare and monitor IITA budget and manage IITA’s centre budget including capital budget.
  • Monitor inter-centre Accounting operations and prepare management reports.
  • Manage compliance and proper implementation of approved software for use in Finance Directorate and stations of the Institute (Oracle Champion).
  • Prepare Institute’s Audited Financial Statement in accordance with IFRS.
  • Prepare annual report, Insurance functions, etc.
  • Supervise the activities of staff of Advances and Expense Claims and Fixed Assets unit.
  • Supervise the Fixed Asset Module and PPE schedule of the Financial Statements
  • Supervise Finance Section of the Inventory Module, Freight Accounting process, asset disposal, account processes and manage all finance related online applications.
  • Supervise annual assets verification and stock count.
  • Review monthly and annual trial balance and ensure reconciliation of all balance sheet accounts.
  • Perform any other job-related duties as may be assigned from time to time by the Financial Controller and Director of Finance.


  • Master's Degree in Accounting or related field with a minimum of ten (10) years’ experience in a well-structured environment or donor funded organization.
  • Possession of ACA, ACCA or ACMA is compulsory.

The ideal candidate must:

  • Have vast and strong knowledge of many accounting software, Oracle EBS will be a distinct advantage.
  • Have excellent knowledge of IFRS.
  • Be very good with figures and must possess good communication skills.

Application Closing Date
6th March, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online