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 and supporting the Finance & Human Resources Manager (FHRM), the Finance Assistant (FA) will support all financial 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 FA tasks will include preparing payment/disbursement vouchers and other financial documentation, supporting the FHRM to analyze and manage accounts, preparing supporting documentation. The FA will work closely with the Maiduguri-based Finance & Human Resources Officer (FHRO) and Damaturu-based Finance & HR Specialist (FHRS). The FA is responsible for following CAMRIS’s finance procedures. This position will be based in Abuja. Periodic travel throughout northeastern Nigeria may be required.
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