21 November, 2016

6648 Finance Manager

CARE International Vanuatu

Non Government Organization
Port Vila, Vanuatu 
Job Hours:
Not Stated
Due Date

Job Description:
CARE is an international humanitarian and development organisation fighting global poverty, with a vision to which focuses on empowering women and girls to fight poverty and bring lasting change to their communities. We work in over 80 countries around the world. We work with partners to achieve lasting results for marginalized communities.

The position will manage the finance function for the CARE International programme in Vanuatu and will ensure that all appropriate finance systems, policies and procedures are in place and in line with CARE International and donor requirements.

Major responsibilities will include Compliance, Accounting, Treasury, Budgeting, Reporting, Staff and Partner Capacity Building. 

Key Responsibilities:
  • Ensuring 1) adherence to CARE, donor (Australian aid, USG, EU, UN, DFID etc) and government policies, procedures, regulations and Legislation 2) Develop corrective action plans to address audit findings
  • Providing 1) consistent and constructive support to other departments to ensure compliance with policies and procedures 2) Identify and share information on any areas of non-compliance
  • Managing all aspects of the day to day finance function for CARE Vanuatu
  • Assist in the implementation of finance policies, procedures and systems in all field offices
  • Act as focal point with CARE Australia Canberra Office and other donors in all finance related matters
  • Ensuring all government regulations related to finance is timely complied (VNPF, Insurance Policies etc)
  • Lead the preparation of annual Operating and Donor budget including reports
  • Review and lead meetings to discuss Budget Versus Actual expenditures for all projects
  • Lead the financial capacity building of staff and partners
  • Conduct regular financial monitoring to project offices and partners.
CARE is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. Women, ethnic minorities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

CARE is committed to protecting the rights of children.  CARE reserves the right to conduct screening procedures to ensure a child safe environment.
        Required qualifications and skills:
          • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Commerce/Economics or qualified by experience with demonstrable plans to achieve professional qualification
          • Familiarity with use of Microsoft office and excel
          • Knowledge of relevant Vanuatu laws
          • High level of personal integrity and honesty
          • Strong financial management, human resource, and administration skills
          • Demonstrate sensitivity to gender issues and different cultural environments
          • Demonstrate a high level of communication skills, interpersonal skills, and patience
          • Commitment to development principles and CARE values
          • Advanced written and verbal English language skills.


                In return for your commitment you will benefit from ongoing professional development and a comprehensive benefits package.



                How To Apply:
                To find out more about this rewarding opportunity please sent your cover letter and CV in English before 03rd December 2016, quoting the reference ‘CIV1625’ as the subject of the letter.

                Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview.

                Contact Person:

                Nelly Daniel


                Not Stated
                Port Vila: Nelly Daniel Human Resource Coordinator, PO Box 1129, Port Vila, Vanuatu
                Tanna: John Bill Charley Tanna Field Coordinator, CARE office Isangel Tanna

                 Not Stated
                              21-November-16 Direct from Employer

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