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Finance Officer - Taxation Afghanistan Kabul

Kabul (Afghanistan)

  • Organization: NRC - Norwegian Refugee Council
  • Location: Kabul (Afghanistan)
  • Grade: Mid level
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Banking and Finance
    • Operations and Administrations
  • Closing Date: 2021-09-21

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Purpose of the Job:

The purpose of Finance officer position is day to day implementation of the support functions responsibilities. He/ she will be responsible for overall management of tax related matters in NRC.

For more details please do click here: Job Description and NRC Grade Structure.

Generic responsibilities :

  1. Ensure adherence with NRC policies, tools, handbooks and guidelines.
  2. Implement delegated support function portfolio according to plan of action.
  3. Prepare and develop status reports as required by management.
  4. Ensure proper filing of documents.
  5. Promote and share ideas for improvement of the support function.
  6. Be responsible for preparing monthly and annual tax report to ministry of finance.
  7. Be responsible for all tax calculation according to Afghanistan tax Law.
  8. Be responsible for sharing new changes in the Afghanistan tax law with NRC field offices on timely basis.
  9. Be responsible to verify payment according to the contracts, NRC policies and ensure that Afghanistan tax legislation is followed.
  10. Responsible for Checking of NRC payrolls to ensure tax compliance and in line with the government policies.
  11. Be in close dialogue with HR, Logistic Kabul and NRC Field offices on Payroll and tax issues.
  12. Make sure NRC Afghanistan complies with laws and regulations regarding finance and accounting, and to prepare payments of all tax liabilities on time.
  13. Responsible to reconcile tax account of NRC on monthly basis.
  14. Be responsible to maintain NRC filling system both hard and soft, specially record of tax payments.
  15. Participate in the tax relating meetings/workshop organized by ACBAR or Government.
  16. Facilitate the tax audit from Ministry of Finance or Tax authorities of Afghanistan.
  17. Make sure that Field offices are supported when needed in tax and other financial matters.
  18. Responsible to get TIN form for all NRC staff.

Specific responsibilities:

  1. Ensure that all tax calculations are done according to Government rule and all the payments tax report and other tax processes take place in adherence to Government rule, other NRC policies and donor, auditor and the authorities requirements.
  2. Provide up-to-date tax report to NRC offices and maintain proper filling system both in hard and soft.

Generic professional competencies:

  1. 3 years Experience from working as Finance Officer - Taxation in a humanitarian/recovery context.
  2. Bachelor degree in Economic, BBA, Management or any other relevant field is required.
  3. Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts.
  4. Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities.
  5. Some knowledge of English.

Behavioural competencies :

  1. Handling insecure environment.
  2. Planning and delivering results.
  3. Empowering and building trust.
  4. Communicating with impact and respect.

We Offer:

  • Monthly Salary based on NRC Afghanistan Salary Scale.
  • NRC has medical coverage for staff plus 4 dependents. 
  • Eid Bonus once per year.
  • Leave and Holidays accordingly Afghanistan Labour Law.
  • Top up Credit card on monthly basis. 
We do our best to provide you the most accurate info, but closing dates may be wrong on our site. Please check on the recruiting organization's page for the exact info. Candidates are responsible for complying with deadlines and are encouraged to submit applications well ahead.
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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