Confederation of African Football (CAF) Recruitment for Senior Accountant

    Posted 7 months ago

    Location: Africa

    Description / Duties
    Senior Accountant who can contribute to CAF’s overall success by effectively handling the following duties:

    • Carry out Journal Entries related to accruals, payments, and other accounting transactions
    • Maintain continuous follow up and update on all Federations, Clubs, and Officials status on the Accounting system
    • Follow up on settling all due amounts to clubs and Federations
    • Conduct and maintain efficient, on time, and adequate communication with each federations and clubs, and with CAF different departments
    • Promptly respond to business communication, and maintain an efficient communication channel
    • Prepare value added and informative Financial analysis reports regarding federations/clubs, and other Accounts Payables
    • Maintain a file supporting documents for all transactions
    • Prepare invoices for all sponsors, and follow up on collection on set due dates
    • Update periodic Revenues and collection Financial reports
    • Follow up transfers related to the invoices, with related SWIFTs or Refunds, and update records accordingly
    • Prepare the sponsors balances through the accounting system
    • Prepare referees transfers of all CAF competitions from related fixtures
    • Follow up with the banks & treasury, om transfers and refunds and update the accounting system
    • Verify all referees bank details with Refereeing Department


    • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance and/or Business Administration
    • 3-5 years of Accounting /Financial experience
    • Fluent in English and/or French
    • Endure Working under pressure and for extended hours
    • Good self-confidence
    • Adequate Communication skills
    • Able to work in a team and independently
    • Capable of adapting to different environments, flexible, patient, and resilient
    • Proactive and solution oriented
    • Strong sense of accountability, responsibility, and integrity
    • High level of proactivity
    • Organisational skills and ability to manage deadlines.

    Method of Application

    Note: Only applications matching the requirements listed above will be considered.

    Interested and qualified? Go to The Confederation of African Football (CAF) on to apply

    Job Features


    3 - 5 years

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