Finance Officer Lagos, Nigeria
Sub Saharan Africa
Country / Territory
Job Category
Pay Band
Pay Band 4
Vacancy Description
Pay Band 4 - 2, 972,136.96 NGN per annum. Location: Lagos, Nigeria, Sub Saharan Africa (SSA) Contract: Indefinite Must have "Right to work in Nigeria" Start Date: ASAP Closing date: Thursday 11 December 2014 at 23:59 Nigerian time

The British Council is the world’s leading cultural relations organisation and creates opportunities for people in the UK and worldwide to understand each other, to work together and learn from one another. We see this as crucial to building secure, more prosperous and sustainable futures for us all. We build trust and understanding between different countries and cultures and develop strong international links that are of benefit to people in Britain and the rest of the world.


The role of the finance officer is to support the delivery of the financial and business processes and systems in line with corporate standards.  The post holder will undertake specific work within Finance to contribute to the development of British Council Nigeria as an innovative and high performing country operation, modelling the values and principles of a collaborative, integrated and mutually supportive team

For more information, read role profile attached.

Role Profile.pdf
BC Behaviours.pdf
Generic Skills.pdf

Salary: Pay Band 4 - 2, 972,136.96 NGN per annum
Start date: ASAP
Closing date for applications:  Thursday 11 December 2014 at 23:59 Nigerian time 

The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and is keen to reflect the diversity of UK society at every level within the organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. In line with the British Council's Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks. In the UK, and in other countries where appropriate systems exist, these include criminal records checks