A DEPUTY HEAD OF DEPARTMENT FINANCE (M/F)
ACTION AGAINST HUNGER
Closing date: 30 Jun 2020
Action Against Hunger began operations in Nigeria in 2010 in response to the high rate of chronic malnutrition in Northern Nigeria, focusing on integrated programming. In 2011, we expanded our work to begin implementing nutrition development projects in Jigawa and in Yobe. Following the crises in Northeast Nigeria, we further expanded our operations to address the Nutrition, Health, Food security and livelihoods, WASH, and shelter needs of conflict-affected communities. In the year 2018 alone, our work in Nigeria reached approximately 3.5 million people. We are operational in 11 Local Government Areas of Borno, 12 in Yobe and 3 in Jigawa.
Action Against Hunger Nigeria programme is supported by DFID, ECHO, GAC, OFDA, SDC, UNICEF, EU, USAID, AFD, French Ministry of Foreign affairs, SIDA and UNOCHA NHF. The total budget amounted to approximately 54 million USD in 2018. The country team comprises of over 600 staff. Other than the coordination office in Abuja, there are three state offices in Damaturu, Maiduguri and Dutse and four sub bases including Monguno, Potiskum, Bade and Damasak.
Living conditions in Abuja are good with various facilities and amenities. All expatriate staff are accommodated in the Action Against Hunger guest house. The overall security situation is fine, although walking is allowed during daytime in town only.
Length of contract: 12 months starting in june 2020
The position: Under the supervision of the Finance Head of department, the deputy Head of department Finance will support the finance HoD in the overall financial management for the mission. More precisely, you will be in charge of:
Do you fit with the position
You have also a very good communication & training skills
Fluency in English is mandatory, strong computer skills particularly in MS Excel, literacy and numeracy is needed. Knowledge of SAGA is an added advantage.
Status: Long-term contract, provided by ACF according to the French legislation.
Remuneration and benefits :
Transportation and accommodation:
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How to apply