Overview

Society for Family Health Nigeria is currently seeking suitable & qualified candidates to fill the role of an Internal Audit Officer

Organization Description

Society for Family Health is one of Nigeria’s largest non-governmental organisations. Founded in 1985 by three eminent Nigerians: Justice Ifeyinwa Nzeako (late), Professor Olikoye Ransome-Kuti (late), Pharmacist Dahiru Wali and Phil Harvey.

Why Work With Us?

The mission of Society for Family Health Nigeria has a mission to empower Nigerians, particularly the poor and vulnerable to lead healthier lives, working with the private and public sectors, SFH adopts social marketing and behaviour change communication to improve access to essential health
information, services, and products to motivate the adoption of healthy
behaviours.

Job Title: Internal Audit Officer – (based in Abuja)

Job ID: IAO6782

Contract Duration: One-year (renewable)

Location: Abuja, Nigeria
Job Type: Permanent
Dept: Finance & Accounts

Job-role: The successful candidate will perform the following functions:

  • Review financial activities of the project to ensure compliance to contract terms, donor rules and regulations.
  • S/He will audit field offices to ensure compliance to policies and complete documentation relating to the donor policies.
  • S/He will conduct a semi-annual review of operations to ensure compliance with policies and procedures as per SFH and donor rules on financial reporting, procurement, payroll, etc.
  • S/He will assist in the mid-year and annual stock count and fixed asset count.
  • S/He will investigate any fraud-related issues.

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Must possess a first degree in Accounting or any related field of study.
  • Must have five (5) years’ experience in internal audit or NGO Finance & Project Management.
  • Registered membership of ACA or ACCA or any other related professional body will be an added advantage.

Skills and Competency required

  • Proven knowledge of auditing standards and procedures, laws, rules and regulations.
  • Ability to analyse financial matters, resolve issues promptly and accurately.
  • Attention to detail, excellent analytical skills and sound independent judgement.
  • Good communication skills and report writing skills.
  • Must have demonstrated proficiency using intermediate-level office software applications, including Microsoft Word, Excel, spreadsheets and database.
  • Hands-on experience using ERP (SAP) or financial management MIS will an added advantage.

About Society for Family Health

Society for Family Health is one of Nigeria’s largest non-governmental organisations. Founded in 1985 by three eminent Nigerians: Justice Ifeyinwa Nzeako (late), Professor Olikoye Ransome-Kuti (late), Pharmacist Dahiru Wali and Phil Harvey.

Why Work With Us?

The mission of Society for Family Health Nigeria has a mission to empower Nigerians, particularly the poor and vulnerable to lead healthier lives, working with the private and public sectors, SFH adopts social marketing and behaviour change communication to improve access to essential health information, services, and products to motivate the adoption of healthy behaviours.