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Finance Assistant (national position)

north iraq | Kurdistan

Finance Assistant (national position)

Malteser International is working in Iraq since 2014, mainly through local partner organisations. Malteser International is now starting a new large-scale program to encourage the return of displaced minorities to the Ninewa Plains. While the program will initially have a strong focus on the repair and reconstruction of damaged houses, over time it will be broadened to an integrated regional development program.
 
In support of our work in Iraq, Malteser International is looking for a motivated Dohuk based Finance Assistant (national position).

As a Finance Assistant, you will support the Program Administrator with day-to-day financial transactions of the Programs/projects to ensure effective program implementation within MI Financial policies and procedures and donor requirements.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and process bank deposits/withdrawals and petty cash payments
  • Prepare vouchers and process invoices for payment
  • Prepare vouchers and book them in the MI financial system (FundtracLight)
  • Responsible for daily bookkeeping
  • Post transactions to general ledger/voucher interface
  • File accounting related documents for easy retrieval
  • Financial Partnering –Verify the fund transfer to partners and documentation as per agreements
  • Support the Program Administrator with voucher verification of financial documents of partner organizations

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years work experience in financial and administrative management
  • University degree in Finance, Business administration, or other relevant studies desirable
  • Advanced knowledge in MS Excel/Word/PowerPoint. Good working knowledge in accounting software
  • Ability to be a flexible team player in a multicultural environment
  • Focused individual with capacity to plan and manage in a multiple deadline-working environment
  • Physical and mental strength
  • Fully computer literate (Microsoft Office, accounting software), ability to implement new software packages in field locations
  • Fluency in English (written and spoken)
  • Language skills in German, Kurdish or Arabic would be a strong asset

Conditions:

  • Start date: October 1st, 2018
  • Duty Station: Dohuk, Iraq
  • Duration of contract: 1 year with possibility for extension
  • Salary according to qualification and experience
  • Please note this a national position with a local contract

If you are interested in this position, please apply online at our job portal.

Kindly submit your application (CV, letter of motivation, copies of diplomas and three professional references) online until September 30th, 2018.

Please note that due to the urgency of this position, applications will be short listed on a regular basis and we may offer this post before the closing date.


 
 
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: Malteser International
  • Location: north iraq | Kurdistan
  • Grade: Administrative Services and Support - Generally no need for Higher Education - Administrative support
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Banking and Finance
    • Administrative support
    • Operations and Administrations
  • Closing Date: 2018-09-30

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