03 October, 2017

7181 Finance Assistant

CARE International Vanuatu

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

Job Description: Job Reference: CIV1722
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.
We are looking for a Finance Assistant to join our team based in Tanna with possible travel to other field sites.
Your major responsibilities will be varied and will include providing generic finance support particularly with processing cash and payments.     
        Required qualifications and skills:
        • Minimum senior High School Leaving certificate and/ or minimum 1 year relevant work experience, preferably in book-keeping or basic accounting
        • Good communication skills in both Bislama and basic knowledge of English is an advantage
        • Ability to conduct and process basic transactions using semi technical skills – finance, administrative and work within closely guided routines, with minimal supervision
        • Demonstrated good interpersonal skills, sound judgment, planning, problem solving, team building and facilitating skills
        • Demonstrated flexible approach and ability to work under pressure and to organise and manage workload to meet deadlines
        • Demonstrated ability to take direction and to work as part of a team
        • Demonstrated honesty, reliable and trustworthy
        • Proven ability to manage and acquit a cash advance
        • Willingness and capacity to travel within Tanna and to Port Vila when required; and
        • Basic use of Microsoft Office with knowledge in Microsoft Word and Excel.


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


                  Bislama, English

                  How To Apply:
                  To find out more about this rewarding opportunity please sent your cover letter and CV in English before 13 October 2017, quoting the reference CIV1722 as the subject of the email/letter.

                  Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview.
                  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.

                  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
                                03-October-17 Direct from Employer

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