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11 Jul 2019

Contract The Center for Community and Health Development International: Finance Officer Recruitment

The Center for Community and Health Development International – Posted by Nigeriabucket Staff Borno, Nigeria

Job Description

The Center for Community and Health Development International is a non-discriminatory, non-governmental organization with a mandate to improve the health and quality of life of Nigeria’s rural children and women. CHAD was establish in 2002 by a group of women from different religious and ethnic background in Gombe state, North East Nigeria.

The Job : Finance Officer

Job Status: 9 months Job,Graduate/Exp

Remuneration: Attractive,

Location: Borno, Nigeria

Job Profile

  • Approves payments, purchase authorizations and other financial transactions to ensure compliance with staff rules, financial rules and implementing instruments/authority.
  • Supervises the preparation of the end of month accounts before forwarding them to Headquarters;
  • In close coordination with Field/Sub Offices/Programme Section, maintains a system to monitor and forecast cash requirements to meet administrative and project expenditures. Establishes monthly cash requirements for the office and requests timely replenishments from Headquarters.
  • Constantly reviews banking arrangements to ensure timely transfer of funds and minimize exchange loses and bank charges;
  • Advises the head of office on all budgetary and financial matters;
  • Briefs new staff members or staff assigned to the Field on finance matters;
  • In close coordination with Field Offices, coordinate replies to finance related audit comments
  • Undertakes other duties as required.

Supervisory responsibilities:

  • Ability to manage/administer a finance unit, ability to rationalize work, delegate tasks, apply advanced systems to simplify work and negotiate systems improvements, propose solutions to make best use of staff and financial resources
  • Ability to prepare and administer budgets, manage finance sector
  • Analytical/Communication/inter-personal skills


  • Ability to work under highly stressful conditions
  • Ability to work with computers
  • Writing/drafting skills
  • Ability to train and educate other people

Academic Qualifications

  • Advanced University degree

Managerial Competencies:

  • Managing Performance
  • Coaching and Developing Staff
  • Managing Resources
  • Political and organization awareness

Functional Competencies:

  • Interpreting and Developing Policy and Procedure
  • Financial Planning
  • Financial Reporting
  • Providing Financial Support and Advice
  • Carrying out Transactions
  • Managing Funds

Other relevant qualifications in addition to the above:

  • Advance University Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or other related fields Relevant Experience
  • Experience in auditing, accounting/finance
  • Work in multi-cultural, multi-national context
  • Work experience in developing country (other than own) under conditions of low infrastructure, hardship, insecurity, danger Managerial and Technical Skills

How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send a Cover Letter and an updated CV (not longer than three pages) to:
CHAD Office, Bulumkutu Abuja,
Behind Bulumkutu Primary School,
Maiduguri, Borno State.

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Job Categories: Finance Jobs In Nigeria. Job Types: Contract. Job Tags: Finance Officer jobs and The Center for Community and Health Development International jobs. Salaries: N100000 - N200000.


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