Accountant

ACEBAY
Borno
Posted 1 month 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 programs, education, research, and livelihoods initiatives in Nigeria. USAID funded Accelerating Control of the HIV Epidemic in Nigeria (ACE) with focus on the BAY (Borno, Adamawa, Yobe) states is seeking qualified candidates for the following positions:

ACCOUNTANT: The Accountant will be responsible for accounting at the State level and ensure compliance with the contractual financial requirements of the organization. S/He will assist in ensuring the accurate keeping of all books of account for the project, including checking account, equipment and supply registers and all accounting records, work with the State Team Lead to oversee the preparation of monthly and annual financial reports, including financial status of subprojects account activities with accompanying bank documentation and receipts. S/he will be responsible for supervising the admin and finance assistants, providing logistics support for workshops, meetings, and trainings, assisting the State Team Lead in monitoring subproject budgets in accordance with approved work plan activities. Monitor periodic expenditures of projects by analyzing financial data and producing periodic and ad hoc reports, preparing fiscal year budgets and entering them into AHNI’s accounting software program. S/he will create, update, and maintain financial spreadsheets, develop budgets, including staff time allocations and work with the State Team Lead to resolve problems associated with monthly expenditures and life-of projects budgets.

Minimum Recruitment Standards

  • BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance and Business Administration or its recognized equivalent, and 3 – 5 years relevant experience.
  • Familiarity with donor-funded programs and non-governmental organizations in Nigeria is an advantage. CPA, ACA, ICAN or recognized equivalent is an advantage.
  • Demonstrated success in multicultural environments is an advantage.
  • Sound accounting skills.
  • Experience with large complex organization is required, familiarity with NGOs preferred.

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&AJobs@ahnigeria.org

Vacancy closes: Friday 17th June 2022

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.

Disclaimer:  AHNi does not charge Candidates a fee for a test or interview

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