PURPOSE OF POSITION:
This position is primarily responsible for providing financial analysis, review, monitoring and support to Global Field Finance, covering 6 Regions across the world and 65 National Offices.
Financial Analysis & Scorecard:
Provide financial analysis and reporting to the Global Field Finance Team.
Financial Analysis & Risk Mitigation:
In collaboration with other Global Finance leaders, improve mechanism to mitigate high financial risk areas.
Provide administrative support and reporting for Integrated Incident Management System (IIMS).
Maintain accuracy and update the contents of the Global Field Finance site on WV Central as well as Lotus Notes Regional Finance groups.
Perform other duties as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Bachelor's or University Degree in Accounting.
Has an extensive knowledge and experience in all areas of finance and accounting.
Advanced MS Excel skills.
Excellent multi-tasking and organization aptitudes.
Strong interpersonal, as well as written and verbal communication skills in English.
Must be able to perform at a high level of confidentiality.
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills to identify problems and develop innovative solutions.
Minimum 3-5 years of experience preferably in an international NGO environment, multilateral organization or the like.
Minimum of 6-months experience working or supporting teams off-shore.
Can thrive in a multi-cultural, geographically dispersed work environment.
Able to work with several functional managers or stakeholders.
Fluent in general and business English language - written and verbal.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Experience:
Strong Financial Systems/Financial Reporting competency and experience with business intelligence software (e.g. Sunsystem and Vision report writer or any equivalent accounting softwares and reporting tools).
Proficiency using Microsoft Word, Powerpoint and Power BI; and the ability to quickly learn and use new tools and software for data extraction and analysis.
Skilled in preparing complex management reports on a timely basis.
Certified Public Accountant (preferred but not required).
The position requires ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally up to 5% of the time.