Finance Officer - Ghana Integrated Water Sanitation & Hygiene Project
To manage day-to-day financial transactions of the project to ensure effective project implementation within World Vision International Financial policies and procedures and donor requirements.
The position is based in in Savelugu
S/He reports to the Project Accountant
Key Responsibilities but not limited to the following
Ensure all supporting documents to cash disbursement, approvals and journal vouchers are complete, accurate, relevant and comply with World Vision International/World Vision Ghana finance policies and all donor requirements.
Assist in the preparation and review of monthly project, finance reports and maintain finance records and filing system on monthly basis.
Assist in internal/external audit and ensure that the minimum “Acceptable audit rating” according to World Vision Partnership requirements are reached.
Review accounting internal control systems and procedures and recommend improvements if found inadequate.
Assist Grant Accountant to coordinate the preparation of the project’s budget and implement revisions as necessary; and support in monitoring actual project expenditure against approved budget line items.
Education / Work Experience / Key Competencies
Bachelor’s Degree Accounting/Finance preferred / Business Administration -Accounting/Finance or Part 11 of ACCA, CA/CIMA.
Minimum of three years in similar position.
HND Accounting/Finance with 5 years experience
Good working knowledge in accounting software preferably Sunsystem.
Advanced knowledge in MS Excel/Word/PowerPoint.
Good analytical skills