Finance / Human Resources Assistant at Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) – Spanish

Nigeria, Zamfara
Posted 8 months ago

Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) is an independent international medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid in more than 60 countries to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural or man-made disasters or exclusion from healthcare.

The Spanish Section of Médecins Sans Frontières is currently recruiting:

Job Title: Finance / Human Resources Assistant

Location: Zamfara
Level: 6
Contract Period: Six Months (208 working hours per month)
Possibility of extension: Yes

Main Purpose

  • Execute administrative tasks and do follow up of project accountancy, according to administration manager’s indications and MSF procedures, in order to ensure legal compliance and keep a strict control over monetary resources

Job Description

  • Execute administrative and legal related tasks, under supervision of the Administrator Manager
  • Checking payroll calculations and updating personal files in order to ensure accuracy, compliance and on time payments.
  • Prepare employment contracts in conformity with legal requirements
  • Manage HR database and personal files and keep them up-to-date in order to facilitate HR processes
  • Update Social security Tax office employee files in order to meet legal requirements and duties.
  • Draw up monthly pay slips for all staff, editing and updating the necessary data
  • Follow up all expiring rental contract dates and inform the Administration Manager
  • Assist the administration manager in the prevision of monthly treasury and planning in order to ensure the coverage of daily needs, advances on salaries, payroll, etc.
  • Process the payment to suppliers and keep strict on all documentation involved
  • Carry out all accounting tasks and activities in order to ensure strict control of all expenditures and the reliability of statements and documentation.
  • Classify and prepare all accounting pieces as requested by the Administration Manager.
  • File the accounting documents and enter the accounting pieces in the accounting software, with the support from the Administration Manager and/or the Accounting Manager (ACMA).


  • Education: Desirable Finance, Business or Administration related diploma.
  • Experience: Desirable two years previous experience in similar jobs in the field of humanitarian aid with MSF or other NGOs.
  • Language: English and Hausa Mandatory


  • Essential computer literacy (word, excel, internet)
  • Excellent communication skills.

N367,575.00 Gross Monthly Salary (Subject to statutory deductions)

Application Closing Date
17th November, 2021

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

Note: Zamfara indigenes and Women / People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Job Features

Job CategoryHuman Resources, NGO

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