Accountant, Drivers jobs at an International Non-Governmental Organization Nigeria January 2013

Vacancies: Accountant, Drivers



An international non-governmental organization currently implementing a program to improve the participation of key Nigerian stakeholders in the electoral process is looking for Nigerian citizens to fill positions within its offices in Abuja, Nigeria. These stakeholders include: political parties; election authorities; media; and marginalized voter groups such as women, youth and persons with disabilities. Increasing and improving electoral participation is crucial to improving electoral credibility. The program’s specific objectives are to:

  • Strengthen the capacity of political parties to more effectively and responsibly participate in the electoral process,
  • Strengthen capacity of domestic observers and party agents to monitor national and state elections.
  • Enhance the democratic role of and use of new and traditional media in the political process.
  • To promote stakeholder dialogues on the electoral process.


Position: Accountant


Reporting: The Accountant reports to the Country Director


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintain and submit finance and accounting records
  • Prepare budgets
  • Review of reconciliations, support documents and requests for payments
  • Supervise Junior Accountant
  • Assist the Country Director in the financial management of office
  • Preparation of staff payroll


Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field
  • At least 5 years work experience with an NGO, or appropriate internationally recognized institution, with proven ability in financial management and accounting,
  • Experience in staff management, capacity building, including training, mentoring, and coaching. Demonstrable written and oral communication skills
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office and Quicken



Position: Drivers


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Driving
  • Maintain and record information relating to the assigned vehicle in a vehicle log book
  • Ensure that assigned vehicle is kept in a road worthy condition in all respects and to report any malfunction to administration
  • Ensure that vehicle routine service is undertaken and replacement of tires, brakes and other essential parties is done on a timely basis.


Qualifications and Experience

  • At least 3 years driving and vehicle maintenance work experience with the NGO or reputable company
  • Proven integrity, flexibility and professional competence.



All positions are based in Abuja, Nigeria


How to Apply

Please send CV and cover letter to by 17th April, 2012