Environmental Development and Family Health Organization recruitment

Environmental Development and Family Health Organization {EDFHO} is a registered charitable, non-profit, humanitarian, non-governmental Organization established in 1998 with head office at Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State. The organization presently works in about six states of Nigeria covering four geopolitical zones. EDFHO focus on Poverty Reduction among its target population.

Environmental Development and Family Health Organization is recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Account Officer
Job Descriptions

  • Establish and maintain financial and management procedures for EDFHO projects.
  • Ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements as relating to financial Rules and Regulation.
  • Ensure that all finances are properly administered and monitored.
  • Advise on proper allocation of resources.
  • Ensure that appropriate financial regulation and controls are in place and in use at all times. Prepare and review detailed budgets for approval.
  • Make regular reports to donors on income, expenditure and any variation from budgets.
  • Ensure that all financial reporting obligations are met in relation to submission for funding, for grant aid, for contract and any other initiatives.


  • S/He must have a degree in Accounting, Public Administration, or related field.
  • The idea candidate will be highly proficient in the use of computer, particularly in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft word, etc with thorough understanding of professional accounting principles, theories, practices, and terminology.
  • Any other professional qualification will be an added advantage.

Job Title: Nutrition Officer
Job Description

  • S/He will be responsible for identifying priority issues on nutrition within EDFHO’s project areas; train community care coordinators, volunteers, and care givers on providing adequate nutrition to their children base on locally available food sources. Conduct nutritional baseline assessment for children, mentor and monitor programs with reference to nutrition.
  • Lead all training relating to Nutrition, attend the Nutrition community of practice meeting, lead the private sector linkages and attend core training on Nutrition and ensure information is disseminated and used in the field. Relate with EDFHO’s technical team on issues regarding Nutrition in EDFHO project areas.


  • S/He must have a nursing degree/background, food & nutrition, or any other relevant degree with 2 years practical experience on the job.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should forward their application with resume and a cover letter (not to exceed two pages) addressing each of the competency requirements for the position to: [email protected]using the position of interest as the subject of the mail.

All applications should be addressed to:

The Executive Director,
Environmental Development and Family Health Organization {EDFHO},
23A & B, Olorunsogo Street,
Opposite School of Nursing,
Ori-Apata, Off Iworoko Road,
Ado Ekiti-Ekiti State.

Application Deadline  12th January, 2016.

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