Administration Assistant / Finance & HR at Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF)

Medecins Sans Frontieres is a private, non-profit international humanitarian organization dedicated to providing medical assistance to populations in crisis, without discrimination and regardless of race, religion, gender, creed or political affiliation.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Administration Assistant / Finance & HR

Location: Calabar, Cross River
Contract: Fixed term contract and Working hours according to Nigerian law

Accountabilities / Responsibilities (Non-exhaustive List)

  • Execute administrative and legal related tasks, under supervision of the HR and finance coordinator 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 including specific amendments when necessary in order to ensure local labour and fiscal law compliance, Make all administrative information available to the staff.
  • Enter data into the HR database and personal files and keep them up-to-date in order to facilitate HR processes management,
  • 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, in order to ensure the punctuality and accuracy of staff payroll. Draw up the final pay slip and employment certificate at the end of a contract in order to meet legal requirements,
  • Implement cash management procedures in order to ensure the highest control and security, and ensure cash availability; Assist the HR and finance coordinator in the monthly treasury 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, informing the Field Administrator of any sort of disparity. Carry out all accounting tasks and activities in order to ensure strict control of all expenditures and the reliability of statements and documentation.
  • Carry out all accounting tasks and activities in order to ensure strict control of all expenditures and the reliability of statements and documentation. And file the accounting documents and enter the accounting entries in the accounting software.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business and Administration or related Degree
  • Minimum of 2 years of in relevant jobs. Desirable to have experience with MSF or other NGOs.
  • Computer Literacy: Excel and Word required. Proven ability to learn finance & HR systems.


  • English required additional local languages desirable.

According to the MSF salary scale and 13th month allowance equivalent to 1 month of gross

Application Closing Date
12th March, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should submit their CV, qualifications, any other important Document, and a Cover Letter with contact details by email to: using “Administration Assistant / Finance and HR – Calabar” as the subject of the email.
Click here to fill the Application Form


  • Non-Compliant or Late applications will NOT BE CONSIDERED
  • Only successful applicants will be called for written test and interview.
  • No monetary transactions, neither demands of favors in kind, nor other types of favoritism will be tolerated in the recruitment process.
  • MSF is an equal opportunity employer, both men and women are encouraged to apply.
  • MSF reserves the right to refuse hiring of a candidate having benefited from such acts. All illicit demands of these types may be pursued through the judicial system.
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