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Call for Application: Finance Officer

POSITION: Finance Officer


Qualification: BA/BSc/HND with ICAN

Job Type: Full-Time

The Finance Officer will ensure maintenance of adequate financial integrity in supporting quality and timely data input for the generation of financial reports, review and analyze accounting ledgers. S/he will be responsible for providing technical finance expertise and advice to the organization to ensure the complete accuracy of all finance transactions. S/he will also contribute to strengthening the internal control and accounting systems of Devatop Centre for Africa Development and partner organizations.


  • Preparation of monthly financial reports with supporting documents.
  • Preparation of monthly bank reconciliation reports.
  • Prepare cash advance liquidations for review and submission to the donor.
  • Post, maintain, and reconcile financials in QuickBooks Accounting software.
  • Managing of project accounts.
  •  Electronic labeling and filing of financial documents in both cloud and hard drive.   
  • Support successful external audit of DEVATOP corporate finances yearly
  • Facilitate effective, efficient, and timely financial transaction recordings.
  • Prepare program and project budgets and expenditures.
  • Support proper budget monitoring/management in a manner that will aid good management decisions on project expenditures. 
  • Prepare a yearly budget.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant financial laws on statutory deductions and remittances.
  • Prepare other periodic financial reports as may be requested. 
  • Perform other duties as required by the employer.

 Qualifications for Finance Officer

  • Experience in preparing and analyzing financial reports and plans and drawing insight for use by management and different donors.
  • Strong financial expertise and familiarity with management and accounting practices at a senior management level. 
  • Sound practical knowledge of accounting systems and the use of spreadsheets.
  • Expertise in Payroll processing and management.
  • Proven experience in producing budgets and financial reports for management and donors.
  • Auditing awareness (ISAs)
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Asset inventory management
  • Exceptional time management and organizational skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Sharp attention to detail and extraordinary multitasking ability.
  • A reliable and diligent worker.


Educational Qualification:

– Bachelor’s degree in finance and accounting management is required.  

– Master’s degree in professional Accounting or Financial Management would be an added advantage.

– Minimum of 3 years of work experience in a finance officer or accountant position, preferably in the NGO sector.

– Membership of a reputable Professional Accountancy body such as ACCA, CIMA, or CPA.


 Application Deadline: Ongoing until position is filled up.