Deputy Finance HOD in Abuja, Nigeria

at Action Against Hunger

Financial Services
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3 - 5 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female

Job Description

Specific Objectives:

  • Accountancy Management
  • Budget Management
  • Proposal Budgets and Financial Reports
  • Cash management
  • Donor filing and audits
  • Financial policies and procedures
  • Prevent and manage fraud and corruption
  • Monthly Payroll preparation
  • Team Management
  • Mission Financial Coordination 


  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Finance, Economics, Business Administration
  • At least 4 years of experience in NGO Financial Management. 

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Strong Financial background (accountancy and financial management)
  • Proven management, representation and coordination skills (managing people and processes)
  • Excellent writing and analytical skills (ability to analyze budgets and make financial forecasts)
  • Rigorous organizational and administrative skills (definition of priorities, delegation, training)
  • Familiarity with main ACF donors and donor procedures a must (USAID, ECHO, DFID)
  • Prior experience in conducting and delivering audit support to mission
  • Strong computer skills particularly in MS Excel, literacy and numeracy
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Significant experience in INGOs in recovery and complex emergencies
  • Fluent in English
  • Team player, flexible
  • Committed to ACF values
  • Capacity of analysis, synthesis and reporting
  • Prior experience in NGOs/INGOs
  • Working knowledge of SAGA accounting system


Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Previous experience working as an auditor
  • Working Knowledge of donors’ environment
  • Working knowledge of HOMERE 
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