Finance Intern at Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)

Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is an independent, humanitarian, non-profit, non-governmental organisation. We provide assistance, protection and durable solutions to refugees and internally displaced persons worldwide. What is NRC? NRC promotes and protects the rights of refugees and people who have been displaced within their own country. We take action during situtations of armed conflict, and engage in other contextes where our competences will add value. The majority of our 5000 staff members are national employees in NRC’s projects in around 25 countries worldwide. All our projects are supervised by the NRC Head Office in Oslo. NRC was established in 1946 under the name Aid to Europe, to assist refugees in Europe after World War II. Today NRC is organised as an independent, private foundation. We cooperate closely with the UN and other humanitarian organisations, around the world as well as in Norway. What does NRC do? Programme Activities: NRC’s main activity is the deliverance of humanitarian aid through programme activities in the field. NRC specialises in five programme areas, or core competences – Shelter, Food Security, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Education, and Information Counselling and Legal Aid (ICLA). The core competences are adaptive to different contexts and mutually reinforcing.

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Qualification: BA/BSc/HND
  • Location: Borno
  • City: Maiduguri
  • Job Field: Finance / Accounting / Audit, Internships / Volunteering 


  • Review supporting documentation for completeness and accuracy according to the payment and procurement checklist thresholds before electronically securing them.
  • Scan, name, and electronically file ALL supporting documents at the area level as instructed by your supervisor and according to the minimum standards provided for in the Securing of Supporting Documentation procedures.
  • Inform your supervisor immediately you notice missing documentation from the folders.
  • Support finance unit to prepare for audits by retrieving and re-archiving documentation.
  • Any other duty assigned.

Skills, Knowledge and Experience will include:

  • Ability to demonstrate previous practical experience in particular with all Microsoft Office tools.
  • Demonstrated ability to work quickly and accurately, with acute attention to detail
  • Excellent organizational ability and able to prioritize.
  • Natural ability to build relationships in a professional environment.
  • High-level understanding of the importance of confidentiality, tact and diplomacy.


  • BSC/HND in Accounting OR Finance /Student / Graduate
  • Graduating Student with minimum of CGPA 3.5
  • Knowledge of the context in Borno state.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Maintain high standard of ethics and integrity.
  • Communicating with respects.
  • Candidates from Borno State preferred.

Method of Application