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Senior Contracts and Grants Officer at Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative (AHNi)

Filed in by on December 23, 2022
Full Time Jobs in Nigeria
Posted 1 year ago

Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative inviting credible applicants who are willing to partake in its ongoing recruitment to fill the position below:

Job Title: Senior Contracts and Grants Officer


Location: Abuja
Job Category: Fixed Term

About Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative: Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative (AHNi) is an indigenous non-governmental organization that promotes socio-economic development by supporting a broad range of global health interventions, education and economic initiatives in Nigeria. AHNi is an allied organization to Family Health International (FHI360) with co-existing and mutually supportive interest in advancing the collective goals of the people and communities we serve. AHNi currently has its headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria.

Job Requirements

  • BSc. in Business Administration, Accounting or related field and 7 – 9 years relevant experience or MSc. /MBA with 5 – 7 years of relevant experience in an NGO setting
  • Relevant software skills including spreadsheet and database software and Management Information Systems
  • Working knowledge of donor (USAID, CDC, DFID, Global Fund) contract and grant agencies required
  • Ability to interpret funding regulations and develop implementing procedures is required.
  • Knowledge of donor grants, contracting and auditing standards as they apply to the effective management of multi-year funds
  • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting, budgeting and fiscal control theory and practices
  • Budget development skills with multi-funding sources and general ledger skills
  • Relevant software skills including automated accounting software and database spreadsheets and Management Information Systems
  • Work independently with initiative to manage high volume workflow, may structure work of staff members
  • Ability to work with scientific/technical personnel who may have little or no knowledge of fiscal control procedures and practices
  • Resourceful through technology, research skills, and relationship building among several organization teams and units and professional organizations
  • Interact with diplomacy and tact and follow up on requests in a timely and efficient manner
  • Maintain confidentiality for sensitive issues or projects and use judgment and decision-making to execute duties and responsibilities
  • Perform detail-oriented work with a high level of accuracy
  • Has written and verbal communication skills.

 How to Submit Your Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send a suitability statement (Application) and Resume (CV) as a single MS Word document to: [email protected] using the Job Title and Location as the subject of the email.

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  • Only applications sent electronically (i.e., by e-mail) with the Job Title and Location clearly indicated as the subject of the mail will be considered
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • AHNi is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
  • Disclaimer: AHNi does not charge Candidates a fee for a test or interview.

 Application Closing Date
27th December, 2022.


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