05 December, 2016

6661 Finance Manager

Live & Learn

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

Job Description:
Role Purpose:
The Finance Manager is responsible for the management of all in country financial and administrative systems, financial reporting and line management of the finance team. He/She will assist external financial relationships (including donors and Live & Learn partners) and participate in the management of quality and risk. A core responsibility is the capacity building of staff to familiarise them with the policies and procedures of the organisation.

Key Areas of Accountability:
  • Ensure that all financial transactions are recorded efficiently and accurately and ensure they are in line with Live & Learn Financial Manual, GPM donors' requirements and reporting deadlines
  • Prepare and review budget estimates for projects, and prepare the operating budget for the office. Prepare cash flow forecast in both project and operating levels
  • Provide financial management advice on revisions and budgets, preparing periodical forecasts and changes needed
  • Monitor petty cash and bank accounts balance and ensure sufficient funds are always available depending on the programme needs
  • Monthly financial reporting to head office and donors 
  • Ensure project advances are settled and reconciled regularly
  • Manage fixed asset register in line with donor requirements and the LLEE Finance Manual
  • HR responsibilities
  • Annual and project audits
  • Regular reporting to management, head office, board members
  • Liaise with internal and external parties
  • Process improvements
  • Any other duties assigned by management team or Board.
Expected Personal Qualities and Commitment 
  • Maturity of judgement, flexibility, creativity, responsiveness, initiative, ability to empower others, ability to follow through, ability to take a considered approach, ability to work within an organisation, openness to learning, a sense of humour and an unconditional personal commitment to protect the natural environments and the many people depending on these for their survival.
Live & Learn are an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to the wellbeing and safety of all children, and employees are required to agree and abide by our Child Protection Policies, Fraud Control, Counter Terrorism policies and all other policies on our good Practice Manual, as well as following our Code of Conduct.


        Not Stated


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        How To Apply:
        Applicants are requested to send application letter and CV via email or post. Please do not include copies of certificates or references when applying. These will be requested if you are shortlisted for an interview. 

        Contact Person:

        Shonal Gounder


        Not Stated
        Finance Manager Vacancy, PO Box 1629, Port Vila, Vanuatu

         Not Stated
                      05-December-16 Direct from Employer

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