Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) – Accountant -ICRISAT

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Duties and responsibilities

  1. General Ledger Maintenance:
  • Ledger Postings i.e., Cash receipts, general journals, Travel expense Reports,
  • Country (Ethiopia and Mozambique) Imprests Expense Reports.
  • Bank Reconciliations.
  • Inter Office Accounts Processing.
  • Collaborators Invoicing.
  • Processing of purchase Invoices and ensuring LPOs are closed in the system.
  • Filing correctly and sequentially journal vouchers and cash receipts in their respective files and ensure that the journals are fully supported.
  1. Process payments:
  • Process Technicians Staff Salaries Schedules.
  • Salary Payment and Statutory deductions.
  • Payment to the government on/before the stipulated deadline dates.
  • Perform reconciliation of the same. 
  1. Project Partners Disbursement
  • Ensuring partners accounts for the funds disbursed to them.
  • Maintenance of the billing accounting.
  • Invoice and follow up on balances as well as maintain proper record for auditing.
  1. Reimbursable & Travel Accounts
  • Ensure that advances in the balance sheet accounts are cleared and statements are sent on a monthly basis.
  • Processing IRS allowances.
  • Monitoring dormant accounts for closure and opening new ones when new staff join ICRISAT.
  1. Participating in Audit both internal and external
  • Preparing audit schedule and respond to queries.
  • Ensuring financial documents are fully supported.



  • Undergraduate Degree in Accounting  or Finance.
  • 2-3 years relevant experience.
  • CPA 1 or ACCA Part 1.
  • Non-Governmental Working experience will be an added advantage.

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