Widows and Orphans Empowerment Organization's job vacancy, Career and Recruitment
Job title : Director of Finance jobs in Abuja Job Location : Abuja Deadline : November 27, 2021
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WEWE wishes to recruit a talented and God-fearing Director of Finance who believes in local organizations, that not all Nigerian Ûªs are corrupt but instead believes in the ingenuity of the Nigerian and that the best of the Nigerian can be better than the rest.
Someone who shares these ideologies and who see helping vulnerable populations such as widows and OVC as a calling from Almighty God
The Director of Finance will be based in Abuja and be responsible for the overall coordination of the financial aspect of the project by ensuring the team Ûªs compliance with WEWE and donor financial procurement and ensuring timely disbursement and retirement of funds.
Key Duties & Responsibilities
Manages the accounting, financial records, and other financial matters on the project
Leads preparation of operational budgets and inputs into program budgets
Sets up the financial systems to ensure compliance with donor Ûªs regulations
Oversees budgeting, financial forecasting, and cash-flow
Coordinates external and donor audit activities
Represents and coordinates donor Ûªs financial review processes
Requests and reviews a financial report from partnering organization
Manages fleet and procurement
Reconciles accounts monthly and prepares quarterly financial reports to the board
Reviews deliverables prepared by teams before submitting
Leads monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports
Leads in the sub-granting processes, including fund disbursement and retirement
Supports the capacity building efforts of WEWE CBOs to liquidate fund advances in a timely manner effectively
Facilitates the Financial Compliance Advisor Board learning sessions
Supervises all grant management and reporting on grant performance as well as provide financial and technical management to ensure the best use of resources by preparing sound budgets, monitoring project expenses, and ensuring timely preparation of donor financial reports
Leads the procurement and maintenance
Perform other related tasks as needed.
Qualifications, Skills, and Experience
Must have a Bachelor's Degree or High National Diploma (HND) in Accounting
A Bachelor's Degree / HND with a second class upper or credit / distinction will be an added advantage
An advanced degree at the Master Ûªs level or above in Finance, Accounting, or a related field is required. Must be a Chartered Accountant or ACCA.
A minimum of 7 - 10 years of experience working as a senior-level manager in health and development programs in developing countries.
Experience working in a local organization will be an added advantage
Familiarity with US CDC and USAID regulations and procedures in the financial management of donor-assisted projects.
Must have senior management experience especially supervising and management staff.
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How to Apply for this Offer
nterested and qualified candidates should send their comprehensive CV and Cover Letter in ONLY one attachment (MS Word document) explaining suitability for the job to : df weweng.
org using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.
Important Information and Notice
WEWE Ûªs recruitment process for this position will be on a rolling basis; only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Applications will be reviewed in batches on a first-come, first-served basis.
WEWE reserve the right to conclude this recruitment process when a suitable candidate is selected.
WEWE is an equal opportunity employer, which does not discriminate based on tribe, state of origin within Nigeria, religion, age, sex, race, or on different physical ability.
WEWE does not require that this information is included in your application, and it will not be used as selection criteria.