Finance Consultant Job at ActionAid Nigeria


ActionAid (AA) Nigeria is an affiliate of ActionAid International, which is a global alliance of organisations working towards achieving a world without poverty and injustice in which every person enjoys the right to a life with dignity. As a large and visible development organisation, we work in more than 40 countries in Africa, Asia, Europe and America. Our expertise lies in community-led approaches to development and working through partnerships with the poor and other grass root organisations.

We invite applications from qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Position: Finance Consultant
Job Location: Abuja

Description

  • The Finance Consultant will contribute to maintaining adequate financial integrity in supporting quality and timely data input for generation of financial reports, review and analyze accounting ledgers
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  • S/he will also contribute to strengthening the internal control and accounting systems of AAN and partner organizations.

Qualifications / Experience

  • First Degree in Accounting / Economics with minimum of 3 years’ experience in the INGO / NGO sector
  • A qualified Chartered Accountant or undergoing professional qualification
  • Experience managing donor (FCDO, EU, Foundation etc) funded related projects
  • Knowledge of Accounting / Finance cycles and taxation
  • Knowledge of statutory and Internal Audit processes is desirable
  • Must be computer literate with proven knowledge in Word and Excel
  • Proficiency in reputable / dependable high-tech Accounting software is required
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must have high respect for professional and personal integrity, and ethically sound.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should submit their CV and Cover Letter in a single documentt to: Jobopenings.Nigeria@actionaid.org using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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Note

  • Only electronically submitted CVs as applicable will be considered.
  • Subject line of emails must state clearly, job title of position applied for and location e.g "Finance Consultant - Abuja".
  • ActionAid offers competitive terms of employment. Applications from women and candidates from the North East and North West are particularly encouraged.
  • While we respect all applicants, interview dates will be communicated only to shortlisted candidates.
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