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Job Title: Finance Officer

Salary: N100,000 (Starting Salary)

Location: Lagos

Closing Date: 28th July 2023

*Preferred candidate- We are encouraging Cis Queer women and Trans women to apply.*


Job Overview

The Bisi Alimi Foundation is looking for a Finance Officer to take charge of our financial activities by administering accounting operations to meet legal requirements.

You should be familiar with audits, invoices, and budget preparations. Our ideal candidate demonstrates interest in managing accounting activities, including bank reconciliations, accounts payable, and accounts receivable. You should also have excellent organisational skills and be able to handle time-sensitive tasks.

Ultimately, you’ll be responsible for the day-to-day management of our financial transactions and procedures.

Our ideal candidate should have skills in Google Sheets and Xero accounting software


  • Keep accurate records for all daily transactions
  • Prepare balance sheets
  • Process invoices
  • Prepare monthly payslips
  • Record accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Update internal systems with financial data
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports for the ED and board
  • Reconcile bank statements
  • Participate in financial audits
  • Track bank deposits and payments
  • Assist with budget preparation
  • Review and implement financial policies


  • Proven work experience as a Finance Officer or similar role
  • Solid knowledge of financial and accounting procedures
  • Excellent financial strict management skill
  • Experience using financial software including Google Sheets and Xero
  • Knowledge of financial regulations in Nigeria
  • Excellent analytical and numerical skills
  • Sharp time management skills
  • Strong ethics, with an ability to manage confidential data

To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter showing how you meet the required responsibilities to [email protected]