The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) is the oldest German political foundation. Founded in 1925, FES is a private, not-for-profit organisation committed to the values of social democracy. The FES work towards the promotion of freedom, solidarity, and social justice. FES pursues these aims through its programs of political education, international cooperation, scholarships, and research both in Germany and internationally. FES maintains more than 100 offices worldwide, of which 24 are located in Africa. The Nigeria Office (now in Abuja and Lagos) began operation in 1976. As a non-profit institution, we organise our work autonomously and independently. We partner with Nigerian Civil Society Organisations, Government and labour market institutions.
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Location: Abuja, Nigeria
Job Duration: 4 months
Background: Support administrative, operational and programme tasks and ensure high quality and precision of work
Under the supervision of the Account and Financial Officer, the Accounts / Project Assistant will conduct the following tasks:
Education: A minimum of a University Degree or equivalent in a relevant field
Interested candidates should combine their cover letter (one page) and curriculum vitae (two pages maximum) into one PDF document titled as ‘Name Surname’ and send to jobs.hr(at)fes-nigeria.org not later than 26th July 2022 at 11:59 pm. The cover letter should be addressed to the ‘Resident Representative’ and the subject of the email should clearly say the title of the post ‘Accounts/Project Assistant’.
We will automatically reject applications that do not conform to the instructions above or received after 26th July 2022.
FES shall contact only short-listed applicants.