Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research, CGIAR

Last Date - 06-01-2019
City / State - Montpellier , France

CGIAR is a global research partnership for a food-secure future. CGIAR science is dedicated to reducing poverty, enhancing food and nutrition security, and improving natural resources and ecosystem services. Its research is carried out by 15 CGIAR Centers in close collaboration with hundreds of partners, including national and regional research institutes, civil society organizations, academia, development organizations, and the private sector. These 15 Centers have close to 10,000 staff based in over 50 countries.

Company is looking for a dynamic and experienced professional to fill the position of Controller with the CGIAR System Organization. This position offers an exciting opportunity to be part of a fantastic financial services team that supports CGIAR’s work to contribute to a world free of poverty, hunger, and environmental degradation.

Post Name Controller
Educational Qualification

 the ideal candidate must be a highly skilled and experienced accounting manager familiar with leading full-cycle accrual accounting in compliance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and must possess the following:
- Advanced university degree in accounting or finance and Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) certification or equivalent
- Minimum 8 years experience in a similar position involving accounting and financial management with at least 3 years in a supervisory role
- Strong numeracy skills, accuracy, attention to detail and sound working knowledge of MS Windows-based software packages, including spreadsheets and databases
- Fluency in spoken and written English

Duty Station: Montpellier, France

How to Apply : Please send your application letter and CV in English and as separate attachments to ensuring that neither document contains your marital status, age or photograph

Closing date for applications: 6 January 2019

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