Type de contrat CDD
Durée du contrat 2 ans ou plus
Niveau d'étude Bac + 5 et Plus
Niveau d'expérience Au moins 6 ans
Poste n° 197
The Africa Rice Center (AfricaRice) is seeking a highly qualified Senior Accountant to be based at AfricaRice, Cotonou, Benin.
AfricaRice is one of the 15 international agricultural research Centers that are members of the CGIAR Consortium. It is also an autonomous intergovernmental association of African member countries.
Under the supervision of the Planning and Budget Manager, the Senior Accountant is responsible for the overall implementation of full cost recovery scheme and time reporting of the Center.
Specifically, the Senior Accountant will be in charge of the following key results areas (KRA’s):
Education: Master’s degree in Business with a major in Accounting or Certified or Chartered
Accountant or with equivalent accountancy professional qualification
Work Experience: At least six (6) years of work experience in the field of accountancy, finance and/or administrative works at least two years (2) of which in a supervisory position
Key Competencies Required: Capacity to pay attention to details and accuracy, Capacity to plan and organize, Information and task monitoring, Problem analysis, judgment and problem solving.
The Ideal candidate must have: Appropriate knowledge of computer systems especially in Sunsystem software and good interpersonal and communication skills.
The candidate should communicate fluently (orally and in writing) in English or French with a
good working knowledge of the other language.
Terms and Conditions
o This is a regionally recruited position.
o AfricaRice provides an attractive salary and benefits package and a collegial and gender‐
sensitive working environment.
o The initial appointment is for Two (02) years with the possibility for renewal.
Candidates should send an application (including a cover letter and a detailed CV with the
following information: Name, surname, gender, nationality, certificates obtained, professional
experience (stating clearly beginning and end dates of each experience: day, month, year),
language skills (French/English), and the names and addresses (including telephone / fax / email)
of three referees.
To apply for this position, please send your applications:
To: H.Zok@cgiar.org with the vacancy reference in subject: GSS/04/CS/2014/03
Or to the following address: Head, Human Resources Unit, AfricaRice, 01 B.P. 2031,
Cotonou, Benin Republic
Applications will be considered until Saturday, April 12, 2014.
AfricaRice is an equal opportunity employer. AfricaRice believes that staff diversity
promotes excellence in its operations and particularly welcomes applications from women
and developing countries.
AfricaRice thanks all applicants but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
To learn more about AfricaRice, please visit our website at
Secteur d'activité: Aide et assistance au développement
Type de poste: Temps plein
Horaires de travail: Horaire normal
Langue de travail: Anglais
Deuxième langue de travail: Français
Rémunération: Voir annonce