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.
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:
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)
communication skills in Bislama and good in English
ensure the implementation of intricate finance/accounting transactions
Proven ability in managing a budget and/or cash
experience in following standard policies, procedures and processes, with high
attention to detail
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
ability to take direction and to work as part of a team
high levels of honesty, integrity, reliable and trustworthy
willingness to learn about CARE, gender equality and women’s empowerment
(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.
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.
Not Stated Address:
Port Vila: Nelly Daniel Human Resource Coordinator, PO Box 1129, Port Vila, Vanuatu
Tanna: John Bill Charley, Tanna Field Coordinator, CARE Office Isangel Tanna