09 July, 2018

Finance Officer

SPBD Microfinance(Vanuatu)Ltd
Port Vila

Due Date
12 Jul 2018

Full time

Organisation Description
SPBD Vanuatu is part of a network of microfinance institutions working in Tonga, Fiji, Samoa, ,Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. We are dedicated to eradicating poverty by empowering women in poor rural villages with the opportunity to start, grow and maintain sustainable, income-generating micro-enterprises, build assets, as well as finance home improvements and childhood education. SPBD provides clients with a range of training, financial services and ongoing motivation so that they can climb permanently out of poverty.

We are looking for motivated individuals with professional attitude and skills to work with our team of committed staff members.

Job Description
Responsible to the General Manager through Finance Manager in performing the following duties;
Control and Maintenance of SPBD Properties
Statistical Reporting
Software System Maintenance (CommonCents)
Account Reconciliations
Salaries and Wages
Internal Audit and Control
Assist Finance Manager in carrying out required specific responsibilities as required from time to time, for internal audit and control
Coordinate quarterly transactional audit with external auditors as directed by Finance Manager
Assist Finance Manager with annual external audits
Public Relation
Coordinate and organize special events
Website Management
 Other Duties
Any other duties as directed from time to time by FAM or the General Manager
Selection Criteria
Minimum Qualifications/Experience

Experience with Administrative and Accounting Functions
Certificate of Commerce or Diploma in Accounting
Fluent in both Vanuatu local language and English
Appreciation and support of SPBD’s mission of fighting poverty
Proficient in MS Word and Excel
Must possess a valid drivers license.
Not Stated

How to Apply
Apply by:
In person

Contact Person

Contact Phone Number
(+678) 22750

E-mail to send applications to

Postal Address or location to apply in person
1st Floor, Lolam House, Port Vila

Website to Obtain Further Information
Not Stated

How to apply - more information
Forward all applications (include resume and copy of qualifications) to asela@spbdtonga.com. Only suitable candidates after the screening process will be contacted for further information and/or interview.

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