Finance Assistant – (Open to Somali Nationals Only)
|Application Deadline :||15-Oct-15|
|Type of Contract :||FTA Local|
|Post Level :||GS-5|
|Languages Required :
|Duration of Initial Contract :||One Year|
|Expected Duration of Assignment :||One year (with possibility of extension)|
Under the guidance and supervision of the Operations Manager and direct supervisor, the Finance Assistant provides financial services ensuring high quality, accuracy and consistency of work. The Finance Assistant promotes a client-oriented approach consistent with UNDP rules and regulations.
The Finance Assistant works in close collaboration with the operations, programme and projects’ staff in the Country Office (CO) and with UNDP HQs staff to exchange information and ensure consistent service delivery.
Duties and Responsibilities
|Summary of Key Functions:
Ensures implementation of operational strategies focusing on achievement of the following results:
Ensures functioning of the optimal cost-recovery system focusing on achievement of the following results:
Provides accounting and administrative support to the Finance Unit focusing on achievement of the following results:
Ensures proper CO cash management system functioning focusing on achievement of the following results:
Supports knowledge building and knowledge sharing in the CO focusing on achievement of the following results:
Impact of Results
The key results have an impact on the execution of the CO financial services management in terms of quality and accuracy of work. Accurate data entry and presentation of financial information and a client-oriented approach enhances UNDP’s capability to effectively and efficiently manage financial resources.
Maintaining information and databases
Promoting Organizational Learning And Knowledge Sharing:
Basic research and analysis
Job Knowledge/Technical Expertise:
Fundamental knowledge of processes, methods and procedures
Promoting Organizational Change and Development:
Presentation of information on best practices in organizational change
Design and Implementation of Management Systems:
Data gathering and implementation of management systems
Maintains effective client relationships
Promoting Accountability and Results-Based Management:
Gathering and disseminating information
Required Skills and Experience
|To apply, click this link: https://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?cur_job_id=60530|
UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.