Manager, Research & Technical Job At Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN)

Manager, Research & Technical

Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN)

Manager, Research & Technical Job Vacancy At Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN)

A Manager, Research & Technical job vacancy is currently available at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified individuals who possess all the below-listed criteria.


The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) was established by Act of Parliament No. 15 of 1965 to:

(i) determine what standards of knowledge and skill are to be attained by persons seeking to become members of the accountancy profession and to raise those standards from time to time as circumstances may permit;

(ii) secure following the provision of the Act, the establishment and maintenance of the registers of fellows, associates and registered accountants entitled to practice as accountants and auditors and to publish from time to time a list of those persons;

(iii) perform, through the Council of the Institute, all other functions conferred on it by the Act. As the foremost professional accounting body in the West African sub-region, in 1982, ICAN initiated and contributed significantly to the formation of the Association of Accounting Bodies in West Africa (ABWA). In fulfilling its mission, the Institute has over the years certified 38,000 Chartered Accountants who are engaged in value creation in various sectors of the economy. Apart from being in professional practice, ICAN members are engaged in the three tiers of public service as well as the private sector.

Manager, Research & Technical Responsibilities

  • Identifies the research and technical needs of the Institute for internal and external consumption, technical assignments in the areas of accounting, insolvency and auditing theories, practices, economics, banking and finance-related issues, capital market operations, public finance and government policies, standards and professional ethics;
  • Responds to Exposure Drafts and other international pronouncements on Standards on time;
  • Assists the relevant Committees of the Council that requires the services of the
  • Department in identifying research issues and proffering solutions;
  • Co-ordinates the Institute’s programmes for promoting and developing the science of accountancy and disseminating the output of the Institute’s research projects;
  • Is familiar with standard writing procedures and has flair for writing and editing technical materials for publication.


  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree in a quantitative discipline from a recognized reputable university, and
  • Must be a Chartered Accountant
  • Must be familiar with:

– Computerised research instrument – SPSS; Minitabs and Eview

– Standard writing procedures and must have flair for writing and editing technical materials for publication.

How To Apply For Manager, Research & Technical

Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

The application deadline is 17th November.


  • Multiple applications will lead to disqualification
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.