Oxfam Great Britain vacancy announcement

Oxfam Great Britain would like to invite qualified and competent applicants to apply for the following post.

Oxfam is a global community who believe poverty isn’t inevitable. It’s an injustice that can be overcome. We are shop volunteers, women’s right activists, marathon runners, aid workers, coffee farmers, street fundraisers, goat herders, policy experts, campaigners, water engineers and more. And we won’t stop until everyone can live life without poverty for good.

Oxfam GB is a member of international confederation of 21 organisations working together with partners and local communities in the areas of humanitarian, development and campaigning, in more than 90 countries.

1: Finance Assistant

Location: Addis Ababa

Job Description:

Oxfam is looking for a Finance Assistant who will be accountable for ensuring that all financial procedures are adhered to and implemented in a manner that is compliant with Oxfam policies, standards, and procedures. To provide cashier/bookkeeper services, to maintain good record keeping for all Addis Ababa office documents, to support statutory and project audits to the Ethiopia programme by providing any support required, and support other Humanitarian Programmes and partners

Skill and educational background

Degree in Accounting or Finance that can bring added value to the post from a recognized university/college.
Relevant experience of 1-3 years in a finance role, preferably in an international NGO.
Experience in project financial management.
Strong interpersonal skills, sensitivity to cultural differences, and ability to work in a wide variety of cultural contexts
Good command of computing skills (MS Word, MS-Excel) and another Internal software system.
Knowledge of and Eager to learn various accounting software with special emphasis in Oxfam financial management system
Good spoken and written English and Amharic.
Willingness to be flexible and adaptive to changing working requirements
What We offer:
We offer a competitive salary and a range of additional benefits to staff including flexible working options, generous pension scheme, annual leave, additional leave allowances, company sick pay, life assurance and a range of other benefits.

From the day you join Oxfam we invite you to stretch and learn in your role. Our wide range of Learning & Development opportunities includes in-house courses, e-learning modules, on-the job learning opportunities, coaching and mentoring, and much more.

Application way

As part of your online application, please upload your up-to-date CV and Cover Letter explaining your suitability against the essential criteria in the job profile. Apply

Deadline: July 10, 2024

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