Finance Officer

Type of role
Location Pakistan
Salary Negotiable
Contract type Fixed Term
Full Time 40 hours per week
Application Closing Date
Interview date To be decided
Start date To be decided

VSO is the world’s leading international development charity that works through volunteers to create a fair world for everyone. At VSO we pride ourselves on doing development differently. We fight poverty not by sending aid, but by working through volunteers and partners to create long-lasting change in some of the world’s poorest regions. We bring key stakeholders together to co-ordinate collective action, from local organisations to national governments. Our programmes in Africa and Asia focus on health, education and livelihoods, with an increasing emphasis on resilience, peace building, social accountability, gender and social inclusion. We’re not about delivering quick fixes, but instead we focus on long-lasting, sustainable change that will improve the lives of generations to come.

Role overview

The position is under the Women Economic Empowerment Activity (WEEA) Project, this is 4 years USAID funded project “to promote women’s social and economic empowerment through safe and dignified access to livelihoods opportunities, information, resources and services in KP Province. The contract is renewed year on year basis with donor.
This position is responsible for the management of country office book keeping, payments, month end closings and support HFO grants management. The position holder will review data entry operations, act as a custodian of digitized data and the focal point of bank, manage intra-company accounts, review accounts data, remain an integral part of the “project audit preparation” team, support grant team in preparing donor reports, perform third party taxation accounting and visit to partners organizations.

Skills, qualifications and experience

Competencies and Behaviour

At VSO we believe progress is only possible by working together. Whether you want to join us as an employee, or as a volunteer working in your own country, overseas or online, our selection process includes an assessment based on these core competencies:

• Ability to be open minded and respectful
• Ability to be resilient and adaptive to new situations
• Ability to facilitate positive change and build sustainable working relationships
• Ability to seek and share knowledge

Equal Opportunities

VSO promotes equal opportunities and values a diverse workforce.

VSO reserves the right to close this job early if we receive a sufficient number of applications. Applications will be reviewed on rolling basis.

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VSO has zero tolerance of abuse and exploitation of vulnerable people. We expect all our employees/volunteers to ensure we protect children, young people and vulnerable adults from harm and abide by our safeguarding policy (PDF).

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