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ActionAid Bangladesh is looking for suitable candidate for the following position:

Officer - Finance

Project : More Women Play a Greater Role and are Better Served by Humanitarian Response and Recovery Efforts’ Project (Phase II), funded by UN Women
Department : Finance
Location of posting : Cox’s Bazar
Types of contract     : Fixed term Contract
Duration of Contract : Up to 15 September 2019
Number of position : 1
Salary and benefits : Monthly Gross Salary will be BDT. 66879 with other admissible benefits such as medical benefit, group life insurance etc.

Key responsibilities include (not limited to)

  • Prepare documents to process payment in compliance with AAB Policies, contractual obligation, Country Law etc. and by ensuring Account Code and Analysis Code;
  • Record all income and expenditure in the SUN Accounting System;
  • Comply with country law on the subject of Tax, VAT deduction and work with AAB Finance Unit to deposit the same;
  • Financial Report preparation for Budget Holder and Head of Humanitarian, management of AAB, Donor, NGO Affairs Bureau and other stakeholders;
  • Prepare and Submit the relevant invoices for bills from externals and pay all bills in a timely manner
  • Prepare Financial statements of the Project and facilitate statutory and Donors’ Audit in coordination with AAB Finance.


S/he will report to Deputy Manager- Finance.

Required Educational Qualification and Experiences Relationship


  • Post-Graduation or equivalent degree in Finance or Accounting, Chartered Accountant partly completed is preferred.


  • At least 2 years relevant experience in national or International Development Organization.

Required Competencies

  • Advanced knowledge on statutory and Donors’ compliance issues, Tax, VAT law and NGO Affairs Bureau requirements and procedures.
  • Excellent proficiency in English and Bangla is required for the position, reading, writing and speaking.
  • Accounting software knowledge is required, experience on SUN and Vision software is preferred.

Application instructions
Only those who meet the above requirements are requested to apply following these instructions:

  • Last date of application is Wednesday, 27 February 2019. Due to emergency, recruitment will be on rolling. The interested candidates are requested to apply before deadline
  • Please Click Here to submit your application. 

ActionAid Bangladesh aims to attract and select a diverse workforce ensuring equal opportunity to everyone, irrespective of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, HIV status, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion. Any personal persuasion/phone-call will result in disqualification of candidature.

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