Finance Officer – Nigeria IHP at Palladium Group

  • Accounting, Auditing & Finance ,NGO
  • Full time
  • 4 weeks ago
  • Abuja
  • Job Qualifications BA/BSc/HND
  • Number of vacancies 1 opening
  • Job experience 3-5 years

Job Description

Job Ref: req8024

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensures all finances are managed in alignment with the Nigerian government regulations, company and client’s financial policies and procedures.
  • Support the Finance Manager to prepare, review and revise project budgets and expenditure forecasts.
  • Forecast project expenditures through field office, timely submit field cash requests and manage cash flows in field office.
  • Communicate and follow up with relevant suppliers, consultants, vendors, contractors and staff with regards to invoices, payments, advances or finances.
  • Reconcile and review invoices for payments.
  • Write checks and issue payments.
  • Ensure applicable tax withholding and deductions are taken care of as per the Nigerian laws and regulations on all payments.
  • Maintain up to date bank and petty cash account transaction records and supporting documentations.
  • Record all financial transactions in the financial templates provided by HQ, accurately and in a timely fashion.
  • Prepare, review and submit regular field vouchers and financial reports to Abuja Central Office as required.
  • Collect bank statements for the bank accounts, review cash book, and reconcile the accounts.
  • Support the Finance Manager to prepare, review monthly financial reports and inform/update expenditure forecast/budget on regular basis.
  • Support the State Office to prepare for periodic Financial audits as may be required.
  • Work closely with the Operations Officer for daily tasks and project management.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Grants Management Support.
  • Review recipients’ finance vouchers.
  • Process recipients’ invoices and payments.
  • Reports to Finance Manager (State)

Required Qualifications:

  • University graduate in Financial Management, Business Administration, Accounting, Economics or other relevant field.
  • At least 3-5 years of work experience in broader finance, accounts and operations management with an international organization and
  • USG contracts experience preferred (including office management, HR, finance, IT, and logistics);
  • Able to communicate effectively and excellent interpersonal skills to form effective working relationships at all levels;
  • High level of computer literacy (proficiency in MS Excel would be added advantage)
  • Ability to deal appropriately with sensitive issues and maintain a high level of confidentiality at all times;
  • Cross-functional team player;
  • Results oriented and attention to detail;
  • Proven experience in managing expenditures within budget.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to Palladium Group on palladium.csod.com to apply
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