Christian Aid (CA) is a UK-based International NGO partnering with others to end poverty in Africa. At the heart of this vision is the transformation of the lives of people who live in poverty, empowering them to have a brighter future. Christian Aid works in more than 30 countries and has been operating in Nigeria since 2003. The Nigeria Country Programme focuses on Community Health and HIV, Accountable Governance and Gender. We are looking for a dynamic and motivated person for the position of Finance Officer for a 3 month maternity Cover.
About the Role
The role works within the Administrative role family and is key to ensuring staff, visitors and goods are taken to their required destination within Christian Aids offices, with significant travel within country. To provide logistics and administrative support within Christian Aid state office. To maintain all Christian Aid vehicles, including safety equipment. To ensure regular maintenance of the project vehicle and where required, ensure any complex vehicle repairs are carried out by the appropriate service provider.
You have a minimum of Secondary School Certification with basic knowledge of clerical work. You must have a minimum of five years driving experience, including evidence of a one year learning period with a valid driving licence and any other documentation required to drive and maintain a four wheel vehicle. You must also have experience driving a vehicle with passengers, knowledge of the area and experience of liaising with government and security officials when required. You must have basic computer skills and be able to communicate in English language and in the local language.it is desirable for you to have administrative and logistic support experience
This is a 9 months fixed term contract. The role requires applicants to have the right to work in Nigeria. We value diversity and aspire to reflect this in our workforce. We welcome applications from all sections of society irrespective of race, color, gender, age, disability, religion or belief.
About the Role
The role works within the International Programmes role family positioned within Programme support and development remits. This role is pivotal in providing administrative support to the work team to ensure partnerships and programmes are managed effectively and give support in the effective disbursement of funds to Christian Aid partners working on the programme. You will contribute towards the smooth administration of the programme working mainly within the local office team but may have frequent contact with external partners in the course of work. This role will greatly support communications and fundraising, includinginstitutional donors. The role will normally work in Abuja, the country office but occasional travel will be required.
You have a 1st degree in Social sciences with at least 2 years’ experience in Governance and Gender related issues. You should have basic project management skills, strong writing and documentation skills.You are required to have good interpersonal, organisational and communication skill. It will be desirable that you have experience in partner portfolio, familiarity in working with faith based institutions and International NGO.
This is a 2 years fixed term contract. The role requires applicants to have the right to work in Nigeria. We value diversity and aspire to reflect this in our workforce. We welcome applications from all sections of society irrespective of race, color, gender, age, disability, religion or belief.
To apply, visit Christian Aid Career Page