Finance Assistant (National Contract Only)

Danish Refugee Council (DRC)

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The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is a private, independent, humanitarian organization working on all aspects of the refugee cause in more than 30 countries throughout the world. The aim of DRC is to protect refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs) against persecution and to promote durable solutions to the problems of forced migration, on the basis of humanitarian principles and human rights. DRC works in accordance with the UN Conventions on Refugees and the Code of Conduct for the ICRC and NGOs in Disaster Relief.


The Position

The Finance Assistant reports to the Finance Officer in Mubi.

She/He provide Support in term of field payments and she/he is responsible for archiving all the finance documents.

She/he Works within the financial procedures of DRC, municipal policies and procedures and in compliance with all national acts and legislation.

The Cashier/Archivist supports the Finance Officer with reports for senior management in country.


Key Requirements 


Technical College (Govt. approved) diploma in Finance/Accounting/Commerce/Business Administration

At least 1-2 years work experience in field of finance/accounting/book keeping in an NGO or the commercial sector.

Hands-on experience/skills in MS Excel (experience in working with formulas


Education: (include certificates, licenses etc.)

University degree in Finance/Accounting/Commerce/Business Administration.

Salary and Conditions

In accordance with Danish Refugee Council’s Terms of Employment;

The income will be subject to statutory deductions as per applicable Nigeria laws.

The employee is responsible for the tax returns.





Candidates should apply with CV's and Cover Letter indicating and explaining their suitability to the position.

Candidates should provide contact details (name, position, email address and tel. no) of 3 professional non-related references, whereas 1 must be for the latest employer. Please do not attach any written recommendations.

Applications should be addressed to: “The Recruitment Manager”

Only motivated applications that address the stipulated duties and meet the required qualifications, sent together with a CV, will be considered. CV-only applications will not be considered.

Applications sent/received after the deadline will not be considered.

Only short-listed applicants will be invited for written test and oral interview.

The position is for Nigerian Nationals Only.

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Danish Refugee Council (DRC)

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)




Administration & Office Support

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

1 - 3 years