Accountant at the Nigeria Education Crisis Response (ECR) Project

Nigeria Education Crisis Response is a USAID-funded project aimed at supporting Adamawa, Bauchl, Borno, Gombe and Yobe states to expand access to quality, relevant non-formal education and alternative education opportunities for internally displaced persons (lDP) children, as well as out- of-school children in host communities, aged 6 to 17 at target locations.The Nigeria Education Crisis Response (ECR) Project, is seeking applications from qualified Nigerian Nationals to fill the position below:Job Title: AccountantLocation: BauchiProject Duration: 12 MonthsPosition Starting Date: ImmediatelyReporting: Reports to the Director Finance and GrantsPosition SummaryThe Accountant will be responsible for applying accounting principles and procedures to analyze financial formation, prepare accurate and timely financial reports and statements and ensure appropriate accounting control procedures.The accountant wilt also be responsible for maintaining personnel leave files that inform payroll.Primary ResponsibilitiesManages day to day finance operations, including Implementing Creative and USAID Voiceless, procedures and systems, reviewing accounts payable documents for proper accuracy and completeness, and liaising with bank on all banking issues.Completes donor financial reporting, track spending, and support the Director of Finance and Grants.Provides updated monthly cost r ports and draft quarterly financial reports and monthly ad hoc reports on financial status of project expenses and budget information.Manages the process of clearing bills, payments, and vouchers from the Bauchi field office; and the transfer of project funds from the central account to field accounts.Works closely with the home office in Washington, DC to ensure reconciliation of monthly expense reports, and respond to any inquiries they may have.Expertise In accounting, finance or business administration.Knowledge of laws, accounting principles, USAID rules and regulations, and labor laws.Reports to Reports to Director of Finance and Grants. 

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