Technical Financial Officer- National

Amman


The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization with 60 years of experience in helping to create a safer and more dignified life for refugees and internally displaced people. NRC advocates for the rights of displaced populations and offers assistance within the shelter, education, emergency food security, legal assistance, and water,sanitation and hygiene sectors.

The Norwegian Refugee Council has approximately 5000 committed and competent employees involved in projects across four continents. In addition, NRC runs one of the world’s largest standby rosters -NORCAP, with 650 professionals, ready to be deployed on 72 hours notice when a crisis occurs

Our Ideal Candidate:

We are seeking a motivated professional individual to join our Syria Response Office’s operations. The candidate will have university graduate and at least 2 years’ experience in Finance & Accounting for an international organization in an emergency or recovery setting.

We are particularly looking for an individual with strong Finance & Accounting skills to ensure high quality and cost effective implementation. He/she a team leader with a proven history of successful representation; building and maintaining relationships with donors, auditors and partners.

Experience in the Middle East is highly desirable, specifically knowledge of the Syria context.

Position Description:

  • Ensure adherence with NRC Financial Handbook, SOPs and other financial specific procedures.
  • Implement NRC’s financial systems, routines and procedures
  • Lead on timely records on NRC Accounting System (Agresso)
  • Provide regular analysis and reports
  • Prepare and develop status reports as required by management.
  • Ensure proper filing of Finance documentation.
  • Lead and control cash flows
  • Finance focal point for cash transfer
  • Sumitt monthly cash request to head office
  • Ensuring Agresso records are booked on time
  • Review and posts accounting entries

For more information, please see attached full Job Description.

 

Candidates are encouraged to apply early, as applications may be screened prior to the vacancy deadline

Contract period: 12 months

Duty Station: This position will be based in SRO office

Salary/benefits: According to NRC’s salary scale and terms and conditions

for more information, please see attached Job Description

 

Our Ideal Candidate:

We are seeking a motivated professional individual to join our Syria Response Office’s operations. The candidate will have university graduate and at least 2 years’ experience in Finance & Accounting for an international organization in an emergency or recovery setting.

We are particularly looking for an individual with strong Finance & Accounting skills to ensure high quality and cost effective implementation. He/she a team leader with a proven history of successful representation; building and maintaining relationships with donors, auditors and partners.

Experience in the Middle East is highly desirable, specifically knowledge of the Syria context.

Position Description:

  • Ensure adherence with NRC Financial Handbook, SOPs and other financial specific procedures.
  • Implement NRC’s financial systems, routines and procedures
  • Lead on timely records on NRC Accounting System (Agresso)
  • Provide regular analysis and reports
  • Prepare and develop status reports as required by management.
  • Ensure proper filing of Finance documentation.
  • Lead and control cash flows
  • Finance focal point for cash transfer
  • Sumitt monthly cash request to head office
  • Ensuring Agresso records are booked on time
  • Review and posts accounting entries

For more information, please see attached full Job Description.

 

Candidates are encouraged to apply early, as applications may be screened prior to the vacancy deadline

Contract period: 12 months

Duty Station: This position will be based in SRO office

Salary/benefits: According to NRC’s salary scale and terms and conditions

for more information, please see attached Job Description

 

Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.
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  • Organization: NRC - Norwegian Refugee Council
  • Location: Amman
  • Grade: Mid/Senior
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Emergency Aid
    • Finance and Banking
    • Finance and Banking
  • Closing Date: 2017-02-12

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