Payment Assistant at Action Against Hunger | ACF-International

 Employment Nigeria 27-Mar-2016 JIGAWA , NGO  

Action Against Hunger | ACF-International works to save lives by combating hunger and diseases that threaten the lives of vulnerable communities, through nutrition, food security, water and sanitation, health and advocacy.

POSITION : Payment Assistant

Position Overview

The Payment Assistant’s role will be largely limited to the management of Payment issues at the LGA level on project payment mechanism for greater project reporting and impact.

Specific Objectives:

Coordinate and follow-up on monthly beneficiary payments. Management of beneficiary database at LGA level. Represent ACF externally in relevant local forums and technical working groups where necessary.


Bachelor degree/HND in Information Management, Business Administrations & Sociology/Social Studies or Other relevant qualifications

Essential Skills and Experience:

Professional, motivated, open, creative, mature, responsible, flexible and culturally sensitive
Minimum two years’ experience  working with donor funded programming
Knowledge and experience in using database specific software (e.g. Microsoft Access)
Excellent communication, writing and analytical skills
Experience designing and leading capacity building and training for LGA team.
Commitment to ACF mission, values and policy
Proven ability to manage large, multi-region data collection and analysis systems
Prior experience in overseeing contractual compliance
Demonstrated creativity in problem solving involving multiple stakeholders
Highly numerically articulate with a track record of data manipulation and use of spreadsheets and reporting systems.
Proven ability to motivate and develop others
Highly diplomatic and emotionally intelligent with strong oral and written communication skills.
Strong communication, and interpersonal skills in English , Hausa and any local languages

Preferred Skills and Experience:

Fluent in Hausa
Previous experience in payment management
IT troubleshooting capabilities
Previous experience with NGOs or INGOs

How To Apply
Interested candidates should submit their application by email to: 
Apply in person to the following addresses:
House No. 3,69 Crescent,
6th Avenue,
Abuja - FCT 079,

Jigawa State
Unguwar Kasarau Yamma
Jigawa State.

Yobe State
No. 195/196,
Don Etebet Housing Estate,
Yobe State. 

Borno State
96 West North,
Damboa Road GRA,
Behind Indimi House,
Damboa Road,
Borno State.


To be considered, applications must include a CV and letter of interest, and indicate the full position title in the email subject line, or on the application envelope.
Applications received without these specifications will not be considered.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted, no phone calls or follow-ups will be entertained.
Applications received after this date will not be considered.
Qualified women and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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