CAMRIS seeks to engage a highly qualified and motivated team to implement the anticipated USAID Office of Transition Initiatives (USAID/OTI) Nigeria and Lake Chad Basin (NLCB) program. The 43-month program will support locally driven efforts to strengthen stability in Lake Chad Basin countries. All positions require a willingness to travel throughout Nigeria, including the northeast. Women are strongly encouraged to apply.
Working under the direction of the Finance & Human Resources Manager (FHRM), the Finance & Human Resources Specialist (FHRS) will support all financial and human resources management aspects of the Nigeria & Lake Chad Basin (NLCB) Program in compliance with CAMRIS policies and procedures and USAID regulations.
The scope of the position includes but is not limited to assisting with entering local transactions into CAMRIS’s cloud accounting system, running monthly reports, processing travel advances, processing payroll, reviewing expense reports, monitoring receivables and payables, ensuring compliance with Nigerian and international finance regulations, ensuring adequate cash balances to cover operations and project activities and processing electronic funds transfer/check requests. The FHRS tasks will include tracking of budgets, supporting activity and operations budget projections for the Damaturu office, making timely payments to vendors and consultants, and daily input of transactions into CAMRIS’s accounting system. The FHRS prepares payment/disbursement vouchers and other financial documentation, supports the FHRM to analyze and manage accounts, prepares supporting documentation, and works closely with the Abuja-based Finance Assistant (FA) and the Maiduguri-based Finance & HR Officer. The FHRS will be responsible for following CAMRIS’s finance and Human Resource (HR) procedures and will provide finance and HR training and guidance to CAMRIS staff and partners in Yobe State. The FHRM is responsible for the transparent and competitive recruitment, hiring, and retention of qualified personnel for the Damaturu office, in accordance with local labor law. This position will be based in Damaturu. Periodic travel throughout northeastern Nigeria and to Abuja may be required.
Essential Job Functions:
Finance & Accounting
Recruitment, HR & Administration
Required Skills & Experience:
Preferred Skills & Experience: