Accounting Officer Job at The Straight Child Foundation

The Straight Child Foundation is a non-profit, non-political, human development organization born out of a strong desire to care for the youth particularly persons with disabilities.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: Accounting Officer

Job Location: Umuahia, Abia State.
Employment Type: Full time.

Job Description

  • Review of financial documents for accuracy, reliability, and completeness.
  • Recording and filing of transactions documents:
  • Ensuring compliance with general accounting principles and regulatory requirements.
  • Budget development and monitoring.
  • Timely preparation of reports.
  • Managing all assets of the organization
  • Provision of financial support to management and other staff
  • Preparation for and participation in the organisation’s financial audits
  • Other functions as required


  • HND / B.Sc in Accounting. Membership of a professional body is an advantage.
  • Minimum of 3 years accounting experience preferably in an NGO environment
  • Sound knowledge of accounting principles & standards and Nigerian tax laws
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools
  • Practical knowledge of professional accounting packages.
  • Experience in program financial audits is an advantage

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications, Letter of motivation and copies of their CV and relevant credentials as email attachments to: copied

Applicants should also send/submit a hard copy of degrees & certifications to the office at:
No 2 Justice Obisike Oji Crescent,
Opp Blossoms Hospital,
Off Finbarrs Road,
Umuahia, Abia state.

Note: Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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