Context : Action Against Hunger has been operational in Nigeria since 2010 responding to both chronic and acute needs through a multi-
sector strategy where nutrition, Food Security and Livelihoods and Water, Sanitation and Hygiene activities are integrated to have a meaningful impact on people’s resilience.
The main objectives of the country program are :
To continue building on Action Against Hunger’s reputation for nutritional expertise to deliver integrated nutrition, WASH and FSL assistance in the high caseload Northern Nigeria States and build evidence from out pilot projects to influence policy makers to find long lasting solutions to under nutrition and hunger,
To respond to the dire humanitarian situation created by the devastating conflict on-going in the North East while applying, where possible, attempts to find durable solutions in line with the New ways of Working and Humanitarian Development Nexus.
With a central office in Abuja and 3 main field office across the North, Action Against Hunger runs intervention in 3 States of Northern Nigeria including two States affected by the on-
going conflict. We have a country team of around 515 staff (45 international) and a budget for 2018 projected at 50 M US$.
Our main donors and partners in Nigeria include USAID / OFDA & FFP, DFID, ECHO, EU EDF, AFD, UNICEF, SIDA, SDC and GAC.
The position : *Under the supervision of the Deputy Country Director Support, your mission is to support the SWAP of Nigeria Mission under ACF-
FR management by advising the Nigeria finance team in rolling out ACF-FR financial procedure. This phase of the support is centred on the initial roll out of ACF-
FR accounting and financial procedures through training / coaching and tools implementation. More precisely, you will :
Prepare and Train the Mission on the New Financial Process
Provide an overview of and global support to the Finance department of the Nigeria mission
Support the January accountancy closure
The applicant : You hold a post-graduate diploma in Finance. You have successful experience in humanitarian sector as finance or admin coordinator with complex budget arrangement.
You hold a strong financial background, knowledge and understanding of donor requirements. You are recognized for your autonomy, your organizational and multitasking skills.
You can demonstrate a high capacity of work and are a challenges-seeker with high degree of flexibility.
Previous experience with ACF FR is highly recommended : knowledge tools and process, good Excel level and good training capacities.
Fluency in English and French is mandatory.
Remuneration and benefits :
Medical coverage : 100% coverage of medical expenses + repatriation insurance.
Leaves and RnR :