Save the Children (SC) has an opening for the following position. If you are interested to join our team, please review below position specification and requirement to help you make a decision.
Place of Work
Monthly Salary in ETB
As per the Organization’s scale
No. of Positions
October 19, 2016
October 24, 2016
Length of Contract
Until February 28, 2016 with possible extension
The Major role of the Finance Officer is to assist the Emergency programs team at Gambella Region, for sound financial management of the program and timely financial reporting. He/She will be responsible for processing of all payments, verification of completeness of documentation in relation to policies, internal control and required authorization procedures including budget availability. He/ She is responsible for coding to the proper accounts, preparation of cash requests from Gambella Area Office.
SCOPE OF ROLE:
Reports to: Finance Coordinator
Staff directly reporting to this post: Emergency Cashier
KEY AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY:
Follows-up and receive work, travel and other advance settlement documents, check for completeness of documentation and attach all the necessary information with the settlements, prepare journal entries.
Follows-up status of advances and accounts payable for regular and timely settlement, prepare monthly the appropriate schedules for payables, receivables and necessary tax schedules in preparing regular schedules and statements, which are required monthly and quarterly.
SKILLS AND BEHAVIOURS (our Values in Practice)
At least 2 years’ experience for degree and 4 years for diploma and working on Emergency grants is an addition
Computer skills, especially Microsoft Office, Excel and Financial soft ware
Reasonable level of proficiency to read, write and communicate in English
Excellent communication & interpersonal skill
Broad understanding programs management and operations
Ability to work independently and take personal initiative
Female applicants are appreciated
Eagerness to do the work
Dedication to objectives
Ability to work in a team setting, friendliness and resourcefulness (Teamwork)