Care Best Initiative (CBI) is a fast-growing, woman-led, and youth-driven Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) founded in 2019 and presently operational in states within North-East, Nigeria. Our objectives are to save lives, alleviate the suffering of children, women, and other vulnerable people; and maintain human dignity during and in the aftermath of man-made crises and natural disasters; as well as to prevent and strengthen preparedness for the occurrence of such situations; and to promote the right of children, women and vulnerable people in the society. Our actions are multi-sectorial inclined, gender-sensitive, and socially inclusive.

Job Position: Finance Assistant (Volunteer)

Job Locations: Kebbi and Sokoto

Job Description

  1. The FINANCE Assistant will be responsible for the implementation of CBI FINANCE program in Bauchi.
  2. The FINANCE Assistant is in charge of keeping track of an organization’s finances. S/he enters data into databases, prepare financial statements, process invoices and support other employees throughout accounting processes implemented by CBI.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Update financial spreadsheets with daily transactions.
  2. Prepare balance sheets.
  3. Track and reconcile bank statements.
  4. Process Tax payments.
  5. Records accounts payable and receivable.
  6. Provide administrative support during budget preparation.
  7. Participate in quarterly and annual audits.
  8. Support monthly payroll and keep organized records.
  9. Any other duties that may be assigned from time by supervisor.

Job Requirements

  1. Degree in Accounting or Finance and other relevant professional qualification.
  2. Minimum of 1 year programming experience with relevant working experience, desirable in Accounting
  3. Proven ability to meet deadlines.
  4. Excellent communication skills, calm and a good sense of humor.
  5. Very good understanding of Accounting policies, strategies and programs.
  6. Excellent inter-personal, communications and representative skills (written, oral, cross-cultural).
  7. Strong knowledge of bookkeeping.
  8. Detail oriented.
  9. Proficiency in the use of computers (MS Word, Excel, Power Point Presentation).
  10. Ability to speak English fluently, Hausa and other local languages desirable.

Application Closing Date
31st August, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online
Send their Cover Letter and CV to “The Human Resources Officer (CBI)” via: recruitment.carebestinitiative@gmail.com specifying the Job Title as the subject of the mail.


  1. By submitting your Application for this position you agreed to CBI ZERO Tolerance to:
    • Fraud
    • Sexual Harassment, Exploitation, Abuse and Child Abuse
  2. Our employees enjoy a work culture that promotes diversity and inclusion.
  3. Care Best Initiative (CBI)provides Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
  4. This is an emergency recruitment and we are looking to fill this role as soon as possible.
  5. Candidates available to start immediately are highly preferred.
  6. Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.
  7. Kindly attach additional certificates that support or address the requirements listed for the position in one PDF format, Cover Letter and CV together in one Word format.
  8. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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