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  • Posted: Jun 10, 2021
    Deadline: Jun 23, 2021
  • Society for Family Health is one of Nigeria’s largest non-governmental organisations. Founded in 1985 by three eminent Nigerians: Professor Olikoye Ransome-Kuti, Justice Ifeyinwa Nzeako, Pharmacist Dahiru Wali and Phil Harvey. Society for Family Health Nigeria has a mission to empower Nigerians, particularly the poor and vulnerable to lead healthier...
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    Finance & Admin Officer

    Ref No.: sfh-93932

    Category: Programs
    Duration of Contract:  Fixed Term Hire (11 months)

    Job Profile

    • This position will be responsible for all matters related to the finance, operations, and administration of the state office.

    Job Role
    The successful candidate will perform the following functions:

    • Ensure compliance and consistency with the organization’s policies and procedures, as well as compliance with the terms and conditions of the agreements with the donor’s best practices.
    • Timely review and processing of all vendor payments
    • Timely review of CBOs disbursement request and reported expenditure
    • Record and account daily transactions on SAP and ensure accuracy and completeness of required files and supporting documentation that serves as evidence of transactions.
    • Process cash disbursements in accordance with financial management policies and established approval levels.
    • Prepare monthly financial reports for the state containing budget to actual expenditure information (variance analysis).
    • Perform monthly bank reconciliations of state project bank account.
    • Responsible for procurement activities within the state in accordance with the organization’s procurement policy.
    • Prepare and submit reports and tax filings in compliance with regulatory requirements.
    • Aid program staff in office and project budget preparation.
    • Responsible for all matters related to the operations and administration of state office.
    • Manage assets within the state (CBOs and state office) to ensure adequate maintenance.

    Qualifications / Experience

    • Must possess a Bachelor's Degree / HND in Accounting from a recognized institution
    • 2 years post NYSC experience, in a similar position

    Skills and Competency required:

    • Good understanding of fundamental accounting principles
    • Fair understanding of Global Fund donor’s financial guidelines and rules
    • Must be computer literate
    • Good analytical skills
    • Advanced knowledge of and experience using MS office packages including Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook
    • Good written and verbal communication skills
    • High level of integrity and adherence to professional ethics
    • Ability to prioritize, plan and organize workflow to tight timeframes
    • Ability to multitask and work with minimal supervision
    • Attention to detail and ability to follow up on tasks to completion

    Compensation & Benefits

    • The compensation package for this positions is very attractive and designed to attract, motivate and retain talented young professionals.
    • SFH offers professional opportunities for career advancement, a good working environment and competitive remuneration.  

    Method of Application


    • All applications will be treated in confidence. Interested persons without the minimum requirements need not apply. 
    • We thank prospective applicants for their interest in working with SFH, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
    • SFH is an equal opportunity employer and women are encouraged to apply.
    • Persons resident in the States where the roles are situated are also encouraged to apply accordingly.
    Interested and qualified? Go to Society for Family Health (SFH) on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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