Director of Finance and Operations

Posted 5 months ago

Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative (AHNi) is an indigenous non-governmental organization that promotes socio-economic development by supporting a broad range of global health interventions, education, and economic initiatives in Nigeria. In anticipation of a USAID award to drive the “Accelerating Control of HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Nigeria (ACE)” for the BAY states (Borno/Adamawa/Yobe) and strengthen our operations and interventions in the country, we are seeking qualified candidates for the following position:

Director of Finance and Operations: will report to the Chief of Party and will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of financial management, including financial systems implementation, budgeting, expenditure tracking, financial reporting and accounting, and sub- award management. Responsibilities of the DFO include: developing a USAID compliant Financial Management and Reporting system and ensures effective internal control measures for the award; preparing and submitting monthly invoices and other financial reports as required, and overseeing USAID-required audits; producing financial and budget reports, developing procedures and guidelines for all activities, monitoring project budgets, maintaining accurate financial records on project activities, monitoring transactions to ensure compliance with USAID-regulations.

Minimum Recruitment Standard:

  • Post-graduate degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or other related field relevant to the position requirements.
  • Progressive experience in administrative and financial management of large complex projects of which at least eight years were in the field of international development including experience in management of USG funded projects and a track record in developing and managing large budgets. The candidate should have familiarity with compliance to Federal Acquisition Regulations.
  • Progressive demonstrated experience supervising project operations, including human resources, procurement, subcontracts or sub-awards, audits, and accounting/finance.
  • Demonstrated supervisory skills; and ability to work on team

Method of application: Interested and qualified Candidates should forward a suitability statement (application) and resume (CV) as a single MS Word document to: AHNi-F&

Please note importantly that: The positions are advertised in anticipation of a possible award

Vacancy closes Friday 17th September 2021

Only applications sent electronically (i.e., by e-mail) with the job title and location clearly indicated as the subject of the mail will be considered and only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

AHNi is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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