MDM - Médecins du Monde
Finance coordinator (M / F) - Nigeria
Organization : MDM - Médecins du Monde
Grade : Mid level, Mid level - Internationally recruited position
Occupational Groups : Banking and Finance
Operations and Administrations
Closing Date : 2019-09-29
For more than 30 years, Médecins du Monde, a campaigning medical organisation committed to international solidarity, has been caring for the most vulnerable populations at home and abroad.
It has continued to highlight obstacles that exist in accessing health care and has secured sustainable improvements in health-for-all policies.
Those working for this independent organisation do not solely dispense care and treatment but condemn violations of human dignity and rights and fight to improve matters for populations living in precarious situations.
MdM currently works in more than 45 countries across all continents where it focuses on 5 priority areas : emergency and crisis, sexual and reproductive health, harm reduction, migrants and displaced populations (health rights), health and environment.
Violence in the northeast of Nigeria has caused massive displacement and at the same time restricted movement. It has disrupted food supplies, seriously hindered access to basic services, and limited agricultural activities.
Since February 2016, as humanitarian access is increasing, extreme food insecurity and malnutrition conditions have been revealed in Borno state.
As of 3rd August 2018, 1.82 million people are estimated to be displaced within / from Borno state, 1.63 million of them actually stayed within the state.
Most of them (more than 1.2m) are living in Maiduguri with the host community and others in formal and informal camps.
MdM has its coordination office in Maiduguri and a sub office in Damboa.
MdM has started since October 2016 an emergency response to this crisis, in the Borno state. Since 2018, MdM strategy in Borno state focuses on improving access to :
In 2019, MdM runs directly 6 clinics (3 in Maiduguri, 3 in Damboa) and supports two Ministry of Health PHCC. MdM has also developed internal capacities to respond to new emergencies (mainly displacements of population as well as cholera outbreak).
TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES :
Under the responsibility of the general coordinator, you will support the management of an approximate three million euros yearly budget involving two institutional donors (OFDA and GMOFA) funding the Nigeria mission.
More specifically, your responsibilities are to :
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT :
Fixed-term contract (9 months)
Position to be filled as soon as possible
Based in Maiduguri with regular movements to Damboa base
Salary : 2817 euros
Expatriation bonus (10% gross salary per month)
Transportation cost (home-work), vaccines and visas covered
22.5 RTT per year
5 weeks of paid leaves per year
Health insurance (60% covered by MdM)
Insurance (repatriation )
Médecins du Monde promotes trainings and internal mobility
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE NEEDED :
Experience of 4-5 years minimum in a similar position
Experience in multi-donors’ budgets and multi-countries grants
Training and capacity-building experience
Excellent Excel skills, knowledge of Saga is an asset
Ability to work under a minimum of supervision
Capacity to take initiatives, organizational skills, rigor
Ability to classify and to manage priorities
Listening and diplomacy skills
Ability to work in unstable and volatile context
Languages : fluent English
You are committed to MdM’s values as an organisation and motivated by its non-statutory, NFP model.
TELEPHONE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED
Médecins du Monde reserves the right to fill the vacancy before the closing date for applications.
MdM stands up for the integration of people living with disabilities and fights against discrimination.
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