Finance Assistant At Future Resilience and Development Foundation (FRAD)

Future Resilience and Development Foundation (FRAD)

Future Resilience and Development Foundation (FRAD) is a registered non-profit organization with the corporate affairs commission, in accordance with the Nigerian Law, FRAD work in both humanitarian and development sector to build the resilience of Vulnerable populations through our interventions in thematic areas of WASH, Nutrition, Protection, Education and early recovery and livelihood. Over the years, FRAD has reached more than 19,000 children, men, women and girls through its various interventions.

FRAD work with the Mission to build the Resilience of vulnerable populations using locally available solutions that ensure participation and bring meaningful development, leaving no one behind. Our Mission and Vision guides our programming to ensure no one is left behind


Job Title – Finance Assistant  

Educational Qualification:  Bachelor degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Economics and any other related courses in social sciences. With at least 2 year experience, in accounting and related field.  Proficient in Microsoft office (Excel, word and power point). Fluent in English and at least one of the local language.

Location – Zamfara

Job Field: Non Profit

Duties and Responsibility

As part of the Finance team, Finance Assistant will be responsible for supporting effective financial management and administration process for FRAD Foundation.

  • Financial Transaction Processing;
  • Collection and timely review of payment documents
  • Support in the payments of participants and other beneficiaries.
  • Maintain custody of the office petty cash fund and make daily cash payments of approved transactions
  • Entering approved transaction into quick book.
  • Conduct weekly and month end cash counts
  • Coordinate with the Bank for information regarding balance account, Bank Statements, exchange rates.
  • Ensure all payment and journal vouchers are electronically archived on monthly basis
  • Verify all transactions and ensure that the relevant supporting documents have been filed.
  • Maintain a filing system for all transactions
  • Filling of payment vouchers, supporting documentation, workshop and travel retirements.
  • Review all payment requests and other transactions.
  • Perform other tasks as assigned by the supervisor


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or related field.
  • Proven experience as a Finance Assistant or similar role.
  • Experience using QuickBooks is an advantage 
  • Strong understanding of financial principles and regulations.
  • Proficiency in accounting software and MS Excel.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be an Indigene of Zamfara state

Desirable skills:

  • Timeliness,
  • Honesty
  • Accountability
  • Good communication skills,
  • Confidence,
  • proactiveness and able to manage pressure.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should apply by sending their application CV and cover letter in One Document to the following email address:  Applications will be assessed on a rolling basis


  • The title of the position must be indicated in the subject line of your e-mail. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • Applications will be assessed on a rolling basis due to urgency of need of the position  Successful candidate will be required to resumed on immediately  after successful reference check.

FRAD Foundation is committed to diversity equity and inclusion, women and person living with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Building ResilienceLeave No one behind