Call for Application – Finance Officer at Stand to End Rape Initiative

We are a youth-led Not-for-Profit Organization advocating against sexual violence, providing prevention mechanisms and supporting survivors with psychosocial services. We advocate for rape survivors who can’t speak about their ordeal due to stigmatization, by enlighten our community on the need to end rape and victim blaming.

  • Experience 2 years
  • Location Lagos

Department Summary

  • The Finance Department is responsible for guiding financial decision-making and managing STER’s financial resources.
  • The Department’s role is broadly divided into three major areas: financial planning and control, which involves developing annual financial strategy and budget, ongoing monitoring and establishment of financial controls; transaction processing, which covers the day-to-day management of internal financial transactions; and financial reporting for donors.
  • Post journal entries.
  • Process internal and external payment requests.
  • Prepare monthly management reports.
  • Coordinate annual budgeting process and maintain appropriate financial documentation.
  • Evaluate financial operations to strategise and implement best practices for STER’s efficiency.
  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders on financial requests.
  • Manage statutory remittances.
  • Prepare annual financial statements.
  • Coordinate year-end audits.
  • Provide any other general accounting support.

Requirements, Knowledge and Expertise

  • BSc in Accounting, Finance or relevant degree.
  • At least two (2) years of experience in a similar role with experience in financial transactions.
  • Professional Accounting certification (e.g. ICAN).
  • Knowledge of QuickBooks accounting software is required.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel.
  • Sound understanding of financial and accounting principles.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills

Method of Application

Interested and qualified applicants should send a curriculum vitae and brief cover letter to Only qualified applicants will be notified for an interview.