Career Opportunity

Finance Officer
Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication (BNNRC)


Introduction
Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication (BNNRC) is in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) accredited with World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) of the United Nations and UN WSIS prize winner 2016 and Champion 2017 & 2019. BNNRC's outreach extends to local, national and international forums for communicating Knowledge for Media. www.bnnrc.net

BNNRC’s approach to media development is both knowledge-driven and context-sensitive, and it takes into account the challenges and opportunities created by the rapidly changing media environment in Bangladesh including community radio development giving voices for the voiceless.

BNNRC is actively working to improve recognition of the community electronic media sector (Community Radio, Community TV, Community Film) & its work in and involvement with the communities. BNNRC represent the community electronic media sector to Government, Industry, Regulatory Bodies, Media, Academia and Development Partners from 2000.

Organizational Setting
We are looking for a dynamic, proactive and strategic person to join us as the Finance Officer for the project titled- Advancing Access to Reliable Information (AARI) supported by Internews Network.

Internews empowers people worldwide with the trustworthy, high-quality news and information they need to make informed decisions, participate in their communities, and hold power to account. Internews vision is to unleash human potential everywhere by turning on the bright light of information. For more than 35 years, in more than 100 countries, Internews has worked to build healthy media and information environments where they are most needed. In the meanwhile, Internews has proudly incubated hundreds of sustainable organizations, bolstered the skills of thousands of media professionals, activists, and citizens, and helped these partners reach millions of people with quality, local information. https://www.internews.org

The position is located at BNNRC, House: 9/4 Road: 2 Shyamoli, Dhaka 1207. BNNRC is housed in 1500 sq. ft. full furnished apartment owned by the organization. It has all the modern office use facilities equipped with information technologies.   

Job Requirements:

  • Having minimum 5 years of related job experience in a reputed development organization.
  • Excellent experience in handling accounting software.
  • Having good interpersonal communication skill in English.
  • Review and process daily expense, prepare and post voucher for the same.
  • Able to maintain financial activities in time.
  • Donor reports by ensuring donor requirements in time.
  • Pro- activeness and critical thinking knowledge.   
  • Prepare the monthly, quarterly and yearly financial report of the project in English
  • Address the audit finding with explanation to the management.
  • Good command in MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Knowledge and experience of ICT for Development will be an added advantage.
  • Pleasing personality with decision making ability.
  • Ability to work independently or as a member of a team.

Additional Job Requirement:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in accounting job.
  • Fresher’s need not to apply.
  • Attention to detail and quality.
  • The ability to multitask and adapt to changing priorities.

Job Nature: Full Time
Age Range: Maximum 35 years
Salary Range: Negotiable
Other Benefits: Festival Bonus, Contributory Staff Welfare Fund,


To Apply:
Interested candidates meeting the above requirements should apply hard copy send to the following address and email at by 15 March 2019. Only short listed candidates will be called for the interview. Any form of persuasion in the selection process will automatically disqualify the candidacy.

Coordinator –Finance and Corporate Affairs 
BNNRC
House # 9/4 (AMARTYOTI) Flat-B-1, Road # 2, Shaymoli-Dhaka-1207,
E-Mail: career@bnnrc.net