fhi360 Director, Financial and Operations in Abuja, Nigeria

Project Description

FHI360 seeks a qualified candidate for the position of Director, Financial and Operations on an anticipated USAID-funded project to improve the quality and effectiveness of high-impact, evidence-based HIV/AIDS interventions to meet state/LGA-specific goals and objectives. The Director, Financial and Operations will report to the Deputy Chief of Party and will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of financial management, including financial systems implementation, budgeting, expenditure tracking, and financial reporting and accounting.

Availability of position is contingent upon funding and approval of key personnel.

Job Summary

  • Develops program budgets with teams and monitors budget pipelines;

  • Provides timely and accurate financial reports to FHI 360 and USAID as required;

  • Reviews and approves recommendations for financial planning and control, providing relevant fiscal information to senior management team;

  • Manages internal and external financial audits of the program;

  • Ensures continual review of internal and strategic controls, communications, risk assessments and maintenance of documentation;

  • Supports subcontractors as needed to ensure sound financial management and operations;

  • Ensures that sub-contracts, sub-grants and local consultancy documents and procedures are completed in a timely and correct manner and comply with FHI 360 and USAID policies and regulations; and

  • Provides overall financial and administrative coordination and support to ensure an effective and efficient operating platform for the project.


  • Bachelor's Degree or its International Equivalent

  • Accounting, Business Administration, Finance or Related Field; a post-graduate degree is preferred in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or other related field relevant to the position requirements;

  • At least ten years of experience in administrative and financial management of large complex projects of which at least eight years were in the field of international development including experience in management of USG funded projects and a track record in developing and managing large budgets;

  • Knowledge of and compliance to Federal Acquisition Regulations;

  • Strong financial and operational management experience with proven management skills; and

  • Professional level of oral and written fluency in English language.

This job description summarizes the main duties of the job. It neither prescribes nor restricts the exact tasks that may be assigned to carry out these duties. This document should not be construed in any way to represent a contract of employment. Management reserves the right to review and revise this document at any time.FHI 360 fosters the strength and health of its workforce through a competitive benefits package, professional development and policies and programs that support healthy work/life balance. Join our global workforce to make a positive difference for others — and yourself.

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FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in health, education, nutrition, environment, economic development, civil society, gender, youth, research, technology, communication and social marketing — creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today's interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 60 countries and all U.S. states and territories.

As we evolve to meet the challenges of the future, we stand committed to the principles that have guided our organization for the last 40+ years. Our work continues to be grounded in research and science, strengthened by partnerships and focused on building the capacity of individuals, communities and countries to succeed.