Finance Manager

Widows and Orphans Empowerment Organisation (WEWE)

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Widows and Orphans Empowerment Organisation (WEWE) is soliciting for individuals to fill the following vacancies in a 5-year USAID funded project called ‘Local Partners Initiative for Orphans and Vulnerable Children (LOPIN 2) Project for Anambra, Imo, Akwa-Ibom and River States.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Work with Finance and Admin Director (FAD) to overseeing project finance duties
  • Assist FAD to Grant management of sub-awards/grants
  • Assist FAD to manage accounting, financial records and other financial matters
  • Assist in preparation of sound budgets and monitor project expenses in line with the cooperative agreements, USAID regulations and WEWE financial policies
  • Ensure financial systems is in compliance with USAID regulations, WEWE financial policies and the LOPIN cooperative agreement.
  • Assist FAD to management sub-grants to Implementing agents
  • Writing and submitting timely financial reports to USAID and particularly completing the financial section of the quarterly reports, filling USAID Accruals forms and Standard Forms
  • Assist in Coordinating annual USAID audits and support WEWE statutory audits
  • Setting up and maintaining the QuickBooks accounting software
  • Supervision of the finance officers
  • Experience working on an international donor project such as USAID/PEPFAR/EU strongly desired

 

 

Qualification and Requirements:

  • Must have a BSc/HND in Accounting or a related course with a minimum of a second class upper or upper credit
  • Must have an advance degree in accounting/finance or any other related field
  • An ICAN or ANAN professional qualification is an added advantage
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience working with a USAID or USG accounting principles, theories, practices, and terminology
  • The ability to use various commercially available accounting software programs such as eg Quick Book, peach tree or SAGE

 

 

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Summary

Company

Widows and Orphans Empowerment Organisation (WEWE)

Job Level

Manager (Staff Supervisor/Head of Department)

Location

Abuja

Specialization

Banking / Finance / Insurance

Job Type

Full-Time

Minimum Qualification

Degree

Preferred Years of Experience

5 - 7 years