Wednesday, 16 March 2016

COUNTDOWN Finance and Administrative Officers at Sightsavers Nigeria

Sightsavers Nigeria - COUNTDOWN is a research study funded by DFID led by Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) and is aimed at illustrating the importance of multidisciplinary approaches in addressing the complexity and challenges of implementing Neglected Tropical.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: COUNTDOWN Finance and Administrative Officer

COUNTDOWN Research Office Kaduna, Kaduna State Nigeria

Job Description 

The Finance officer is responsible for maintaining of the financial record keeping and reporting system, assist in the day to day operations and also assist with the maintenance of organisational polices and procedure.

Description of Post/Responsibilities

  • Handle day to day financial transactions in compliance with local regulations and adhering to the organizational Financial Framework with specific respect to implementation of: financial management and controls; financial planning and budgeting; financial monitoring and audits: monitoring and retaining accurate financial records.
  • Provide support to the country office through managing logistics of procurement of supplies, delivering or overseeing administrative functions i.e. payroll and ensuring IT equipment functions effectively all in line with organizational policies and procedures.
  • Work collaboratively with programme teams to support and strengthen the financial management, accountability and capacity building of partners.
Qualifications and Experience
  • Relevant professional accounting qualification or degree in Finance/Accounting
  • Minimum of 3 years working experience ideally in an INGO environment but experience of audit and government organizations would also be advantageous
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in financial management, programme/project management and administration
  • Project financial management, budget and data analysis skills
Application Closing Date
28th March, 2016.

How to Apply 
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to Download Application Form

Click here to Download Equal Opportunities Form

These 2 (Two) Separate documents should be completed and sent