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Finance & Administrative Assistant

Dikwa, NigeriaDikwaNigeria
Full-time

Northeast Nigeria is currently facing a growing humanitarian crisis with a vast number of Internally Displaced Persons in need of emergency assistance. These IDPs are living among host communities, lacking access to livelihoods and resources, ultimately leading to unprecedented levels of malnutrition and food insecurity. FHI360 has been working in Nigeria for over 30 years and is now expanding activities in Borno state to respond to the IDP crisis.

FHI360 is expanding its expertise by responding to this humanitarian crisis through integrated WASH, Health and Protection interventions.

Under the direction of the Field Coordinator, the Finance & Admin. Assistant performs recording keeping and payment transactions.

Areas of Responsibility: 
  • Assists in the accurate keeping of all financial transactions for the field site.
  • Prepare monthly financial report forms which accompany executed sub project documents.
  • Assists in the provision of logistic support for workshops and trainings.
  • Assists in the maintenance of an efficient records/storage of all office supplies.
  • Serves as point of contact for logistical and administrative needs in the office.
  • Coordinates all administrative and secretarial support services for the state office (as relevant).
  • Records minutes of staff meetings and circulates same amongst the staff of the state.
  • Assists with production of presentation materials for staff members.
  • Manages incentive payments for community volunteers and all field site transactions.
  • Performs any other duties as assigned.
Educational Background: 
University degree in Accounting, Finance and Business Administration or its recognized equivalent
Skills/Experience: 
  • Proven ability in accounting for medium, multifaceted programs
  • Ability to work with others and to develop and maintain compatibility among project staff, community volunteers and recipients of assistance
  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills.
  • High degree of proficiency in written and spoken English & Hausa communication.
  • Minimum of 1-2 years’ experience in accounting related to NGOs and community level programs, with increasing responsibility.
  • Experience must reflect the knowledge, skills and abilities listed above
Compensation/Benefits: 

FHI 360 fosters the strength and health of its workforce through a competitive benefits package, professional development and policies and programs that support healthy work/life balance. Join our global workforce to make a positive difference for others — and yourself.

Organization Info

Fhi 360

Overview
Headquarters: 
Washington, DC, United States
Annual Budget : 
More than $500M
Founded: 
1974
About Us
Mission: 

To improve lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions for human development.

Why Work For Us?: 

We Believe…

…the key to improving the lives of the world's most vulnerable people lies in generating, sharing, and applying knowledge.

…sustainability comes from improving the capacity of individuals and countries to address their needs.

…in partnerships with governments, civil society organizations, the private sector, and communities.

…in approaches that address human needs as a whole

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Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Sep 11 2019
Active Until: 
Oct 11 2019
Hiring Organization: 
Fhi 360
industry: 
Nonprofit