Title: Finance and Admin Officer – COUNTDOWN Project
Location: Nigeria, Kaduna
Salary: Local Terms & Conditions apply
Contract: 10 month fixed term contract (staring beginning of 2021)
Sightsavers are currently seeking an experienced Finance and Admin Officer to join our Nigerian Country Office team in Kaduna and be responsible for maintaining financial record keeping and the reporting system, assist the day-to-day operations and maintenance of organisational polices and procedures, and for financial reporting to the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine.
As the Finance and Admin Officer you will ensure financial control and risk management and conformity to the policies and procedures of the contract with specific reference to, Finance Management and controls, Financial Planning, Budgeting and Forecasting, Monitoring and Audits, and verifying claims by programme implementers.
The Finance and Admin Officer will also ensure compliance to local regulations, track, monitor and analyse the porgrammes supplies using monitoring tools and data bases, support and administer financial management, accountability and capacities of partners with the principles of the contract, as well as developing and providing grant management support.
As the successful candidate you will posses a university degree (or equivalent) in Accounting or Finance (with a professional accounting qualification being an added advantage), have a good level of working experience in a similar role, ideally within an INGO environment, and have a back ground of financial management of Donor Funds.Advertisement
This is not an exhaustive list of duties or required professional skills, please read the complete Job Description for further details
Closing date: 18thNovember 2020
Sightsavers works to eliminate avoidable blindness and promote the rights of people with disabilities. Our vision is of a world where no one is blind from avoidable causes, and where people with disabilities participate equally in society.
We are truly committed to creating an inclusive culture which values and recognises diversity as something that will only ever make an organisation better. We encourage anyone to apply who possesses the qualities and behaviours outlined or who believes they have the propensity to learn them fast. You will be joining an inclusive and supportive team who welcome people from all backgrounds.
Sightsavers does not accept unsolicited CVs from external recruitment agencies nor accept the fees associated with them.