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VSO Nigeria is looking to recruit an experienced, skilled and efficient Finance Officer to provide support to the Country Office. This position will be based in Abuja, and reports to the Finance Manager.
Support the Country Finance Manager in effectively managing the finances (including budgets) of the Country Office.
Be a reference point on financial matters in the Country Office.
Be able to advise on VSO Volunteer allowances arrangements covering Volunteers and the Country Office.
Ensure adherence to finance policies set globally and locally.
Liaise with other Country Offices to provide inputs for multi-country programmes of work.
Support the Country Finance Manager in preparing the annual budget and Country Office input into the Quarterly Business Review process.
Skills, qualifications and experience required
Qualifications and Experience
The ideal candidate must have the following qualifications and experience:
We are an equal opportunity employer that values inclusion and seeks to have a diverse workforce, and therefore welcomes applicants from all sections of the community. While we respect all candidates, we can only respond to short-listed candidates.
To apply, please visit http://vso.force.com/jobopportunities to complete an online application and submit the following:
1. Cover letter demonstrating evidence of your suitability for this role
2. CV / Resume
Closing Date: Friday, 24 October 2014, 17:00 GMT.
Application closing date: 24 Oct 2014
Interview/Assessment date(s): 1st week of November