- 23 Celina Ayom Cres, Jabi 900108, Abuja
- Email: AHNiOperations@ahnigeria.org
- 8:00am – 5:30pm Mon – Thus, 8:00am – 2:00pm Friday
Required services: Consultancy to provide support to the Finance and Administration Department of Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative (AHNi).
Location: Abuja and Anambra, Nigeria
Proposed dates: May– August 2023.
Commencement Date: May 22nd, 2023.Duration: 60 days.
Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative (AHNi) is a non-profit organization that promotes socio-economic development by supporting global health and economic initiatives in Nigeria. It was established as an affiliate of the Family Health International (FHI 360) to sustain FHI 360’s achievements in strengthening indigenous organizational capacity in Nigeria. AHNi has progressed into an allied organization to FHI 360 since 2019. AHNi was registered as an organization in Nigeria in 2009 with its headquarter in Abuja, and presence in the six geopolitical regions of Nigeria. It aims to provide technical assistance to the government and people of Nigeria in the implementation of public health and development programs. AHNi implements projects in HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria, health systems strengthening, sexual and reproductive health/family planning and humanitarian projects for internally displaced persons (IDPs) and refugees in protection, health, and nutrition. AHNi also offers technical assistance and service delivery in integrated maternal, neonatal and child health (IMNCH), monitoring and evaluation (M&E), laboratory support, behavior change communication (BCC), policy and legislation, gender/key populations, public-private partnership (PPP), and grants management.
In the Finance department there is typically a high volume of financial documents that need to be reviewed and processed on time. These documents can include sub-awardee financial reports & supporting documents, travel documents and procurement documents. Ensuring that all these documents are accurate, complete, and promptly processed is crucial for maintaining the organization’s financial processes and in ensuring financial accountability and compliance. A Finance Consultant is therefore needed to play this crucial role.
Description/Purpose of the consultancy
The selected candidate will work closely with the Finance unit and will be responsible for review of sub-awardee reports & financial documents, follow up on all sub-award compliance issues, audits and document resolutions, and providing guidance and support to Community Based Organizations (CBOs) to ensure they meet financial reporting requirements and comply with donor regulations, and ensuring they are promptly reimbursed. By doing so, the Finance Consultant helps the finance department minimize risks and ensure financial accountability and compliance, which is essential for effective financial management.
Objectives of the consultancy:
This consultancy is required to assist to provide financial oversight, guidance, and support to sub-awardees, community-based organizations and state offices, provide assurance and minimize the turnaround time between reports and subsequent reimbursement of beneficiaries. Overall, the Finance Consultant will ensure effective and efficient management of funds in compliance with donor regulations, and that the AHNi is able to effectively monitor and report on the use of sub-award funds to the Global Fund.
Consultancy Overview and Role
The services of the Finance Consultant will include the following:
Based on the activities listed above, the Consultant is expected to produce or accomplish the following:
Method of Application
Interested and Qualified candidates should send in their Curriculum Vitae to AHNi website email@example.com.
Deadline for submission of application is May 17, 2023.