Finance Officer

Axios Foundation Nigeria (AFN) is a Not-for-Profit Organization dedicated to increasing access to quality Healthcare and building local capacity in the health sector in Nigeria.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: Finance Officer
Job Location: Abuja
Duties nd Responsibilities

  • Processing financial documentation, including orders, invoices and payment, manage cash receipts, disbursement of petty cash.
  • Handle staff/vendors enquiries relating to payments.
  • Assists in maintaining of proper control of the supporting documents for payments and financial reports.
  • Manage office supplies, furniture and equipment; maintain system for vendor and services; Do inventory control.
  • Other Duties as assigned.
  • Maintenance of proper filing system for finance records and documents
  • Monitor and follow up for timely settlements of outstanding advances, payments due from staff.

Qualifications, Experience and Skills

  • A Degree in Accounting or Financial Management.
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Knowledge of Dynamics Great Plains would be an asset
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • A good understanding of Finance, Accounting and Taxation
  • Capacity to take initiative and to work in teams
  • At least 3 years experience in Accounting and Finance with minimum of 2 years in an NGO
  • Ability to meet deadlines, to multitask, and to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills


  • Applications without a cover letter stating suitability will be rejected.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.