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Project Accountant – CM4FP Project at the Society for Family Health (SFH)


Society for Family Health (SFH) is one of the leading public health non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in Nigeria, implementing programmes in Reproductive Health/Family Planning; HIV and AIDS prevention and treatment; malaria prevention and treatment; primary health care system strengthening and maternal, newborn and child health care. SFH works in partnership with the Federal and State Governments of Nigeria, the Global Fund, United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Department for International Development (DFID), Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Merck for Mothers, Children Investment Fund Foundation among other international donors. We offer professional opportunities for career advancement, a good working environment and competitive remuneration.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Project Accountant – CM4FP Project

Requisition ID: CM4FP-106
Location: Abuja
Duration of Contract: Full time, One-year fixed term contract.

Job Profile

  • Support the Project Director in all the financial budget, planning and financial statements.

The successful candidate will perform the following functions:

  • Prepare bank reconciliation of all the Projects banks.
  • Prepare payment and Journal vouchers.
  • Review field postings for accuracy and stepping down funds to the field for field activities.
  • Prepare donor financial reports.
  • Prepare burn rate and manage accounting reporting analysis.
  • Maintain, organise and file documents for the projects.
  • Ensure proper documentation of all retirements and third-party payments.
  • Collection and accurate management of approved transactions into the finance software (SAP).
  • Ensure integrity of all financial entries in the system.


  • Must possess a first degree in Accounting or any related field of study.
  • Must have four (4) years post NYSC experience in a related or similar position.
  • Must be a registered member of the professional body (ACA or ACCA and/or ICAN)

Skills and Competency Required:

  • Ability to analyse financial matters, resolve issues promptly and accurately.
  • Ability to monitor and control expenses within allotted budget.
  • Good communication and proper documentation skills.
  • Must have a continuous drive for learning and knowledge sharing.
  • Must have demonstrated proficiency using intermediate level software including Microsoft word, Excel, spreadsheets and database.

Application Closing Date
8th January, 2019.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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