Finance And Compliance Officer in Abuja, Nigeria

at Mercy Corps Nigeria

Accounting / Audit / Tax
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1 - 3 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female

Job Description

Support financial management in line with USAID regulation and other relevant donors

Support grant management procedures

Support sub-grant management systems

Assist with month end balance sheet account reconciliations is adequate and filed according to MC procedures and donor regulations

Conduct himself/herself both professionally and personally in such a manner as to bring credit to Mercy Corps and to not jeopardize its humanitarian mission.

Other duties as assigned.


2 or more years of financial accounting experience

A degree in accounting is mandatory.

MBA or MSc ( Accounting), AACA, ACA will be an added advantage.

Strong knowledge of USAID regulation is essential

Grant management experience in USAID funded project, ionternational NGO or local NGO

Experience in working in the Northern region of Nigeria is required.

Strong computer skills in MS Office programs, particularly Excel.

Familiarity with computerized financial management system.

Strong organizational skills as well as attention to detail.

Excellent oral and written English skills. 

Success Factor

A clear understanding of finance and procedure ethics as well as the willingness and ability to enforce compliance with Mercy Corps and donor policies and procedures is essential.

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