Facebook SDK

Pact Nigeria invites form qualified candidates for fill the post of Finance and Administration Manager (F&AM) in Abuja (Nigeria) for an anticipated United States Agency for International Development (USAID) program in Nigeria to strengthen civil society.

Requisition Number 12-0105

RESPONSIBILITY OF THE FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION MANAGER (F&AM):
This position is responsible for the overall administration and financial operations for the project. The Finance and Administration Manager ensures that administrative departments are successfully managed and provides operations support as required. The Finance and Administration Manager (F&AM) is responsible for training and mentoring staff on policies and procedures, donor regulations, new systems, and financial best practices is expected, as well as working closely with the Chief of Party and headquarters personnel to ensure compliance with all donor regulations and effective and proactive management. The F&AM normally manages other administrative functions such as Operations, Grants, HR, Security, and other office support staff.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE POST OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION MANAGER (F&AM):
  • Min. of a University degree in Accounting, Auditing and Finance, Business Administration options or equivalent and an ACA/ACCA/CPA or other recognized professional accounting qualification.
  • At least 6 years of progressively responsible experience in Accounting, Auditing or Financial Business Management (or equivalent).
  • At least three years post qualification experience as an auditor with a recognized public or private firm or as a senior finance manager with a reputable NGO or donor agency is desirable.
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of professional accounting principles, theories, practices, and terminology (private sector, governmental, and non-profit) and an ability to understand accounting practices and procedures; to analyze data,
  • narrative reports, and workload flow charts, etc.
  • Be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing with accounting and non-accounting individuals and have a high proficiency in the use of computer, particularly in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word etc. and the ability to use various commercially available accounting software programs.
  • Grants under contracts experience.
  • USAID contracting experience required.
  • Previous experience of building or enhancing civil society organization financial management capacity. Specialized Knowledge/Skills:
  • Excellent verbal
  • Written communication skills
  • Nigeria experience mandatory.

Post a Comment

Previous Post Next Post