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Finance Manager Job in Juba South Sudan

Medecins Sans Frontieres – Switzerland (MSFCH) is a humanitarian medical organization providing emergency medical aid to populations in need.

MSFCH is seeking candidates for the post of 
Finance Manager to support its humanitarian operations in South Sudan.

Location: Juba, South Sudan with regular field visits to the projects.

Type of contract: 1 year (renewable)

Scope of responsibilities:

The role of the Finance Manager is that of head of accounting for the MSFCH mission managed from Juba:

  • Responsible for quality and timely accounting for the mission: paper accounting, electronic data-entry, consolidation of fields & capital journals, monthly closing process and documents;
  • Ensure compliance to MSF guidelines, standards, policies and procedures for the mission: especially purchasing, validation, payment procedures. Ensure strict respect for deadlines, encoding rules, budget lines;
  • Technical reference for accounting: feedback, support, training, management of finance staff (assistants, accountants, cashiers) both in capital and in the field;
  • Production of consolidated financial documents: draft monthly budget follow-up and monthly cash request, participate to budget design and revision.
Recruitment criteria:
  • University degree in Accounting, Auditing, Finance or business administration from a recognized university
  • Member of Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (CPA-K) preferred
  • Demonstrated skills in budget control/ monitoring performance
  • 3 to 5 years relevant professional experiences or 1 year MSF in similar position
  • Managerial skills, able to train / coach finance staff
  • Excellent computer skills (Excel, Word), excellent command of written and spoken English.
Personal qualities:
  • Organized, methodical and accurate
  • Able to work to strict deadlines and under pressure.
  • Integrity, discrete and honest.
  • Good team player.
  • Motivated with a demonstrated ability to adapt to new working methods.
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary and multicultural environment.

All applicants should send a detailed CV (2 referent persons), copy of diploma and motivation letter in an envelope clearly marked “Finance Manager” to: - HR Manager MSF Switzerland – South Sudan Mission

P. O. Box 25091 Nairobi

Only applications received until 15th April, 2012 5PM will be taken into account!

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted by phone.

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