Account Clerk at the American University of Nigeria (AUN)

The American University of Nigeria (AUN) was established in 2003. The institution was conceived as Africa's first Development University. Its mission is to pioneer service learning and build leaders who will be prepared to tackle societal concerns. Located in Yola, Adamawa State, the University is a world-class career-oriented institution missioned to be an agent of change in the development of the region.
AUN has a strong commitment to providing the skills and the leadership essential to solving the continent's critical social and economic problems.

Job Title: Account Clerk 


  • The Account Clerk is responsible for performing accounting and routine administrative functions for the Abuja Office as well as duties involved in processing and maintaining vital records, voter registration and election information.


  • Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in preparing and entering financial and payroll information
  • Confidentiality concerning financial files
  • The incumbent must also demonstrate the following personal attributes:
  • Be honest and trustworthy
  • Be respectful
  • Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Be flexible
  • Demonstrate sound work ethics
  • Ability to initiate and maintain warm and friendly working relationship


  • Must possess a Diploma in accounting or related business field.
  • Knowledge of accounts payable, accounts receivable and maintaining general ledgers
  • Experience in completion of bookkeeping and office administration procedures, coursework combined with related financial and administrative experience.
  • Equivalencies will be considered.
  • Must have proven experience in accounts receivable and proficiency in MS-Office.
  • Possession of a higher educational qualification in accounting will be considered in lieu of work experience.


  • Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as approved by the University.

Location: Abuja

Closing Date
17th January, 2017.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should submit their Resumes, cover letters and references to: The position being applied for should be the subject of the email.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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