Finance Consultant

VSO Nepal

VSO is the world’s leading international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty. Working in 24 countries around the world, our unique role in international development is to place committed volunteers with carefully selected organisations where their skills can have the greatest impact. Our extraordinary volunteers live and work in some of the world’s poorest communities. Sharing their…

Job Information

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    Duty Station Kathmandu
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    Type of Appointment Contract
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Salary Negotiable / Monthly
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    Job Level : Mid-Level
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    Job Experience : As Per Job Detail
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    Job Category Finance & Accounting
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    Job Qualification : Bachelor
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    Posted Date : May 05, 2022

Job Description

Role overview

Provide financial support to Pariwartan and ECM program team and partner NGOs for specific project/s, manage and maintain grant financial management activities in order to ensure an efficient, secure and controlled financial environment in compliance with VSO policies and procedures, donor requirements and local regulations.

Required Qualification & Experience

  • At least Bachelor’s degree in Business Management/Finance/Accounts or relevant field or ACCA/CA intermediate/final,
  • Skilled financial accountant with knowledge of financial management of restricted donor funding, reporting, procurement procedures, donor rules and regulations for non-profit organizations.
  • Having knowledge of financial control procedures; the person should be able to judge the validity of supporting documents submitted by partners/employees/volunteers etc.
  • Good level of computer skills (Windows, Power Point, Word, Outlook, and Internet), with advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel (ability to produce financial reports in a prescribed format from transaction list having multiple dimensions.), use of accounting software and reporting packages – SUN preferred.
  • Strong verbal and oral communication skills in English and local languages.

Eligibility: Nepalese only

Competencies and Behaviour

At VSO we believe progress is only possible by working together. Whether you want to join us as an employee, or as a volunteer working in your own country, overseas or online, our selection process includes an assessment based on these core competencies:

  • Ability to be open minded and respectful
  • Ability to be resilient and adaptive to new situations
  • Ability to facilitate positive change and build sustainable working relationships
  • Ability to seek and share knowledge

Equal Opportunities

VSO promotes equal opportunities and values a diverse workforce.

VSO has zero tolerance of abuse and exploitation of vulnerable people. We expect all our employees/volunteers to ensure we are protecting children, young people and vulnerable adults from harm and abide by our safeguarding policy.

Eligibility: Nepalese only

VSO reserves the right to close this job early if we receive a sufficient number of applications.

Application closing date: 13 May 2022

Interview/Assessment date(s): Soon as possible

Start date: Soon as possible

How to Apply

Please click the link below to apply for the vacancy:

https://www.vsointernational.org/about/careers/finance-consultant-a0m3z00000fnls7aaf

VSO has zero tolerance of abuse and exploitation of vulnerable people. We expect all our employees/volunteers to ensure we are protecting children, young people and vulnerable adults from harm and abide by our safeguarding policy.