Assistant Finance Officer - Dadaab job at United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Vacancy title:
Assistant Finance Officer - Dadaab

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Deadline of this Job:
13 March 2023  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Garissa , East Africa

Date Posted: Monday, February 27, 2023 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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• Contribute to the assessment of budgetary needs for administrative budgets (ABOD); monitor and control ABOD expenditure in the office.
• Analyze, evaluate and control disbursements/receipts, as well as expenditure variances against approved budgets.
• Review vouchers, including ABOD and project disbursements.
• Propose monthly cash requirements for the office, and ensure adequate and timely replenishments of funds;
• Contribute to the preparation and processing of monthly accounts.
• Provide financial status reports to supervisors.
• Analyze and evaluate financial reports within the area of responsibility on a regular basis.
• Maintain relationships with local bank at the transactional level.
• Ensure that payments are effectuated by the monthly deadline.
• Ensure that monthly accounts are correct and approved, and ensure timely monthly bank reconciliations, including open items, review and clearance of unwanted requisitions and PO balances.
• Conduct regular checks of petty cash and cash accounts.
• Verify that all financial transactions are correct and in accordance with UNHCR rules and procedures.
• Prepare office-level financial expenditure reports submitted to the Regional Bureau or Headquarters.
• Approve vouchers, including ABOD and project disbursements.
• Perform other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

• Years of Experience / Degree Level
• For P1/NOA 1 year relevant experience with Undergraduate degree; or no experience with Graduate degree; or no experience with Doctorate degree

Field(s) of Education
• Accounting; Finance; Public Administratin
• Business Administration; Economics; or other relevant field.

Certificates and/or Licenses

• Internal Auditor (CIA) Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Relevant Job Experience

• Excellent computer skills, in particular in MS Office applications. Excellent communication skills.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 12

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 13 March 2023
Duty Station: Garissa
Posted: 28-02-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 28-02-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 28-02-2067
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