03 October, 2017

7182 Finance Officer

CARE International Vanuatu

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

Job Description: Job Reference: CIV1721
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 Officer to join our team based in Tanna.
Your major responsibilities will be varied and will include: performing day-to-day finance and accounting activities for the Tanna office through managing check and bank payments, bank deposits, withdrawals and reconciliation, cash advances to CARE staff and payments to third parties.       
        Required qualifications and skills:
        • Minimum technical diploma and/or vocational training in Accounting and / or minimum 2 years relevant work experience, preferably in Accounting with an International Non-Government Organisation (INGO)
        • Excellent communication skills in Bislama and good in English
        • Ability to ensure the implementation of intricate finance/accounting transactions
        • Proven ability in managing a budget and/or cash
        • Demonstrated experience in following standard policies, procedures and processes, with high attention to detail
        • Demonstrated high level organisational and time management skills, including the ability to plan and manage workflows and balance competing priorities to ensure timely processing to meet deadlines in a complex environment
        • Demonstrated ability to take direction and to work as part of a team
        • Demonstrated high levels of honesty, integrity, reliable and trustworthy
        • A willingness to learn about CARE, gender equality and women’s empowerment activities
        • Intermediate (very good) in Microsoft Office with knowledge in Microsoft Word and Excel, Numerically literate and knowledge of Sun Systems accounting software an asset.


                  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 CIV1721 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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