Manager, Finance and Accounts

About BYLCx:
We are a fast-growing online learning platform working to democratize 21st-century skills in Bangladesh. We offer rigorous, mastery-based learning on leadership, communication, entrepreneurship, professional development, etc. You will be part of a team that is working to create an unmatched learning experience for young people in Bangladesh. Our team members have strong work ethics, believe in what BYLCx is building, and are willing to play whatever role is necessary to achieve the goals. 

Purpose:
The prime responsibility of the Manager is to guide, supervise, track and maintain the day-to-day activities.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Manages day-to-day accounting, invoicing, payroll, cash management and internal financial reporting
  • Ensures accurate and timely reporting
  • Continually reviews work practices and procedures for better operational efficiency and potential issues in accounts, financial processes and controls and proactively raise management attention to act and resolve
  • Provides financial advice on planning and analysis for projects
  • Provides support and input to project financial planning processes including monitoring progress.
  • Ensures consistent application of BYLC policies, procedures, advises on operational structure of projects/programmes in accordance with donor requirements, taking into consideration multiple currencies and co-funding requirements
  • Produces and reviews financial reports, ensuring that expenditure is according to approved contractual budgets
  • Provides liaison between project managers and donors as and when required
  • Communicates major funding gaps and recommends best working solutions to respective managers
  • Handling tax issues including issues of tax certificates
  • Banking transaction and VAT & Tax management
  • Prepares reports and presents findings

Desired Candidate Profile:

Education:

  • Bachelor in Accounting and Finance
  • MBA in Finance
  • ACCA/CPA

Experience: More than 5 years relevant experience

Skills:

  • Advanced degree in accounting, business, economics, finance, or a related field
  • Several years of experience in a finance role
  • Superior mathematical skills
  • Leadership skills and experience
  • Employee management; understanding of data privacy standards
  • Solid communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Public speaking skills
  • Deep understanding of business principles and practices
  • Superior attention to detail

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with housing, health and travel allowances
  • Training on leadership and communication from internationally and nationally renowned experts
  • Opportunities to volunteer for social initiatives
  • Opportunities to network with and learn from various experts and though leaders
  • Develop essential teamwork, problem solving, and critical thinking skills while working with different teams and leadership instructors
  • Working in a dynamic, fast paced, inclusive environment with driven young people who are passionate about making a difference

Job Location: Dhaka

Deadline of Application:
March 23, 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further assessment.

Application Link:
Please go to this link to apply http://bylc.org/get-involved/career/

BYLC tries to ensure a diverse workforce by providing equal opportunities to everyone, irrespective of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, HIV status, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion.
 
Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) follows a strict zero tolerance on any type of abuse towards children and vulnerable adults.