West Africa Project and Finance Officer

Recruiter
Conciliation Resources
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Expires
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Full time (37.5 hours), based in London with the potential to travel.
GBP28,483 plus 9% employer pension contribution
9-month fixed term contract (subject to extension)
25 days annual leave and 3 Christmas office closure days and 8 UK bank holidays
Closing date: 17:00 (UK time) Friday 18 August 2017
Interviews: Week commencing 28 August 2017

Conciliation Resources is recruiting a West Africa Project & Finance Officer to join and work with a dynamic team made up of the West Africa Programme Director and the West Africa Projects Coordinator.

The West Africa Project & Finance Officer will support the implementation, management and be responsible for all project financial bookkeeping the administrative processes of the Project "Peace by the people: Strengthening the capacities of youth to prevent and respond to violent conflict in northeast Nigeria"in partnership with two local NGOs.

The successful candidate will have experience in a project support position as well as proven experience in financial administration, documenting and reporting; and be proficient in the use of filing systems and databases. Fluency in spoken and written English is essential as well as excellent communication skills.

This project is scheduled to start on 1 August 2017 subject to the final signing of the contract with the donor. This vacancy is dependant on such funding.