Saturday, November 24, 2012

Save the Children Vacancy : Finance Officer (System & Controls)

Save the Children the world's leading independent organisation for children recruits for Finance Officers. We work in 120 countries. We save children's lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential.

We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

We have over two million supporters worldwide and raised 1.6 billion dollars last year to reach more children than ever before, through programmes in health, nutrition, education, protection and child rights, also in times of humanitarian crises.

By mid-2013 most of our international programmes will be delivered through a merged operation with 14 000 staff, managed through seven regional hubs and reporting to a relatively small, central office. We're changing to become more efficient, more aligned, a better partner, a stronger advocate, a magnet for world-class people and relevant for the 21st century.

Save the Children is recruiting to fill the below position:

Job Title: Finance Officer (System & Controls)

Location: Abuja

The Role
The post holder will primarily be responsible for ensuring that robust systems and procedures are set up and followed in accordance with SCI guidelines. The post holder will be in charge of FMS (Agresso) administration and ensure that timely and accurate postings and payments are made to creditors/suppliers

Ideal candidate should have Bachelor's Degree in Accounting/ Part 11 of Recognised Professional Accounting Body (viz ICAN, ACCA, CIMA) or its equivalent and 5 years experience in similar position.

Application Closing Date
2 December, 2012

How To Apply
kindly send your C.V. and covering letter explaining why you are suitable to: State position clearly in the subject field as applications without appropriate subject will be disqualified. Also, applications received after the deadline will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.