Finance Officer - Budgeting and Reporting (Female only) Rohingya Response

Job ID: R30061901
No. of Vacancies: 01

The role

The position is responsible for providing assistance to the Coordinator – Budgeting and Reporting regarding all financial concerns of the Field office/District Office in a team working environment. The position is mainly responsible for financial management according to SC-BdCO policies and procedure and established effective financial system for providing maximum support to program management.

S/he will ensure that SC policies and procedures are understood and adhered to specifically in processing of re-classes vouchers. S/he will make sure that adequate and relevant supporting documents are attached to the re-class vouchers during the re-classifications, that the re-class requests are approved by the proper budget holders. Record all inter country transactions into financial system and make sure that accurate codes are used during the entry into the system. S/he will ensure that all transactions received from different locations including SCI centre are related to response and any concern with regard to them are reported to relevant parties within the timeline. Record all missing time sheets related transactions into system during the hard close and make sure that no transaction is missing from the past month. Coordinate with different stake holders during the budget developments and make sure that phasing of proposal budgets are also completed during the proposal development stages. Update FD-7 tracker regularly, assist in preparing FD7 budget for relevant proposal budgets with regular discussion with program colleagues.  Work with other colleagues on master budget and budget annual phasing.

Qualifications and experience

  • At least 01 years’ experience in related field. Prior experience of emergency response is preferred;
  • Advance knowledge on basic Accounting procedure and practice in managing computerize Accounting System with International NGOs and Donor Agencies;
  • Good knowledge on computerize accounting system
  • Excellent inter-personal communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Hands-on computer (MS Office & Excel) operating skills
  • Excellent coordination skill
  • Excellent negotiation skill
  • Bachelor Degree, preferably in Accounting/Finance/Management

Contract length: 06 months with possibility of extension depending on satisfactory performance and availability of funding.

Job Location: Cox’s Bazar

The Organization

We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard. 

We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:

  • No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday
  • All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
  • Violence against children is no longer tolerated

We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children.  We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.

Application Information:

We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.

If you are interested, send your CV and cover letter as a single document to   
(You must mention the Job ID# R30061901 in the subject line of your email)

Application deadline: July14, 2019

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
‘Save the Children promotes diversity in its workforce’
Eligible Female Candidates and Candidates form Cox’s Bazar are encouraged to apply.