Umah Abraham

  • Lagos-Abia-Nigeria

Work History

Work History
Sep 2014 - Present


Africa International Services
Secretary to Managing Director/Admin. Officer Nig. Ltd.-4, Commercial Road, Apapa, Lagos. Type and verify daily cargo/vessel discharge report; Send discharge report, protest letters etc to principals, underwriters and shipowners overseas; Liaise with Operations staffs in Lagos, Port Harcourt and Warri on daily discharge reports and vessel discharge activities and arrival. Check, send and reply mails for the Managing Director Prepare funds transfer instructions for Managing Director to the company's banks overseas for fund remittance. Prepare debit notes for completed jobs and forward same to our principals overseas; File letters and documents into client's files, open files for new job locally and internationally Tag files accordingly by name and date; Manage all forms used in vessel/cargo discharge and stevedoring; Maintain access to data base security and password Supervise junior staffs and Cash Officer; Handle Petty Cash disbursement to Operations staffs through Cash Officer
Oct 2011 - Sep 2014

Account Officer/secretary

Chuks Okeke & Associates
Account Officer/Secretary-Apapa, Lagos. Prepares salary vouchers; Handles payment of staff salaries; Handles staff appraisal periodically for the managing partne; Handles cash deposits and withdrawals with banks; Handles the managing partner's domiciliary accounts with banks; Do monthly bank reconciliation; Filing letters and documents into client's files, Tagging files accordingly by name and date; Liaise with clients on job satisfaction; Handles the firm's online correspondences with local and international clients and forwarding same to the Managing Partner; Responding to the firm's e-mail messages when necessary; Prepare e-travelling booking locally; Prepare online visa interview/appointment schedules with foreign missions in Nigeria; Prepare a list of properties managed by the firm in VGC, Apapa, Festac, Satellite Town, Enugu& Delta State etc Compile a list of rent expiration and due dates for rent payment. Prepare notice letters to tenants prior to expiration of their rent and notice letters for payment; Issue receipts for rent payment and for services rendered by the firm. Take care of store and items in the store(such as taking inventories of items and arranging them as well); Handles other task assigned by the managing partner. Presently, serves as the Chief Compliance Officer of the firm in the Economic and Financial Crime Commission's(EFCC) weekly on-line report of organizational transaction/activities in Nigeria to combat money laundering and terrorism.
Apr 2009 - May 2009

Office Assistant

PlatinumHabib Bank Plc(Bank PHB)
Office Assistant-V/1, Lagos. Handles e-banking materials Produce new ATM cards for customers Packaging ATM cards for delivery to customers in various branches nationwide Print accompanying letters for ATM card delivery Receives/Package cheque books for branches nationwide.


2006 - 2011


University of Lagos
2003 - 2004


West Africa Senior School
1994 - 1999

Success Academy
1999 - 1999


1988 - 1993

Akoli Primary School II