Plan international

Project Finance Manager

Subscribe to Free Job Alert
Job Description

Plan international is an independent child-centered international development organization committed to advancing the rights of children and fight against poverty. Plan International has no religious, political and government affiliation. For over 78 years. we have supported girls and boys and their communities around the world to gain the skills, knowledge and confidence they need to claim their rights, free themselves from poverty and live positive fulfilling lives. Plan currently works in 70 countries including Nigeria.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Project Finance Manager

Job ID: 23364
Location: Bauchi
Contract Duration: 2 Years 3 Months

Role Purpose:

  • To ensure financial accountability for BORN project grant, according to Plan and donor (Global Affairs Canada and CNO) requirements. Provides timely and accurate financial information on grants.
  • Position holder acts as finance focal person for finance-related grants issues (budgeting, cash flow management, reporting, auditing etc.).
  • The post holder will contribute towards grant and financial management of the office and programmes, interfacing with both operational and programme team members.
  • The post holder will also contribute towards the organisational development of Plan International Nigeria’s implementing partners.
  • Monitors and control BORN project annual budget.
  • Assistant Project Accountant reports directly to the role.

Job Description:

  • Prepare the BORN project annual budget as part of the preparation of the Country’s annual budget.
  • Monitor the project budget to ensure spending as per plan to avoid over spending.
  • Prepare the monthly project IGF (Indicative Grants Funding) report.
  • Prepare the quarterly Project KP06 budget.
  • Assist in the preparation of country’s financial management reports (Monthly, quarterly and yearly).
  • Prepare a monthly budget vs Actual spending project report.
  • Prepare the Field office version of the monthly Target Bank Balance (TBB) report.
  • Prepare the Field office version of the Monthly Finance Statistics (MFS) report.
  • Prepare and submit the Field office monthly Cash forecast.
  • Ensure prompt transfer of funds from CO to Field office bank account.
  • Ensure that the Field office cash and bank accounts balances are never in negative.
  • Follow up bank account issues in a timely manner.
  • Prepare the monthly bank reconciliation statement and submit to CO for consolidation.
  • Review and submit to CO the monthly receipts reconciliation statement.
Job Requirements
Minimum years of experience


Other Requirements

Qualification and Experience:

  • University degree in Accounting or equivalent;
  • At least 4 years’ experience in a similar role;
  • Fair knowledge in grants and project management.
  • Knowledge and use of accounting software (Preferably SAP)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of and experience with the key donors in the industry is strongly preferred.
  • Experience providing capacity development assistance to sub-grantees strongly preferred.
  • Experience working with sub-grantees required.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

This job is no longer accepting applications.

View More Jobs at Plan International

If any company or recruiter demands money from you, please report to us immediately. View how to detect fake recruiters/companies Here

Don't miss relevant job opportunities again!
Subscribe to our push notification service for FREE
  • Get notified of job openings based on your preferences.
  • Works on any device (laptop/desktop, mobile phone or tablet)
  • Fast, convenient, easy and FREE

Subscribe Now

About Plan International
Plan International is an international organisation or development which works in 51 countries across Africa, the Americas, and Asia to promote the safeguarding of children. It is a nonprofit organisation and is one of the world's largest organisations based on children, it works in 58,000 communities with the help of volunteers to improve how 56 million children live. The charity also has 21 national organisations who have been given the responsibility to oversee the raising of funds and awaren...
See more
Job Summary
September 22, 2017
Offer Type
Minimum of 4years
Salary Range
N0.00 - N0.00K
October 6, 2017
Finance / Accounting
NGO / International Agencies
Career Resources

Thinking about how to get to the top of your Career?

  • Insights and career advice
  • Knowledge center and mentorship

Get Started

Similar Jobs