SOS Children’s Villages takes action for children as an independent non-governmental social development organization. We build families for children in need, we help them shape the development of their communities, we respect varying religions and cultures, and we work in countries and communities where our mission can contribute to development.
The accountant supports the Finance & Controlling Director and Chief Accountant in overseeing and controlling financial and administrative activities of NA Programmes. He or she assists in planning and budgeting and supports in implementation, monitors financial guidelines to ensure that programmes achieve set targets and goals effectively and efficiently. He or she is responsible doing day to day accounting duties and financial reports preparation as requested by supervisors.
Key Performance Areas:
Minimum qualifications, experience and skills
- Bachelor Degree in Accounting.
- Readiness and ability for team work
- 2 years’ Experience in non-profit organizations.
- Willingness to make a long-term commitment
- Critical thinking
- Flexibility; honesty; resourcefulness
- Ability to learn and grow within the position
Competencies- knowledge, skills and abilities:
- Fluency in English
- Good knowledge of EXCEL
- Communication skills
- Social competence
Interested candidates must send their CV, cover letter and three traceable references to:
[email protected] by the 28th of August, 2018
Stating in the subject line: National Office Accountant
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Applications after deadline will be excluded. Applications not conforming to the conditions will not be considered.