BBC Media Action
- Job Ref: 16_12_33
- Reports To: Finance Manager
- Working Hours: 40 hours per week
- Date of Joining: ASAP
- Who can apply: Interested individuals with right to work in Bangladesh
- Visit this link to view job detail: http://hotjobs.bdjobs.com/jobs/bbcmediaaction/bbcmediaaction150.htm
Job Description / Responsibility
- Provide assistance to the Finance Manager in the areas of financial control, financial and management accounting, donor compliance and legal and statutory compliance.
- Ensure that all expenditure incurred is reported in line with donor agreements and standard accounting practice and policies.
- Perform accurate recording of all income and expenditure and assist the Finance Manager to maintain the in-country financial system.
- Ensure compliance of all financial reporting and forecasting requirements of donors and others.
- Prepare cash forecasts to identify monthly funding requirements
- Assist Finance Manager in preparing the monthly project financial status and project financial reporting.
- Assist the admin team in preparing and maintaining the fixed assets register and ensure regular updates in compliance with donor requirement.
- Check all purchase requests and orders to ensure compliance with internal financial procedures and donor requirements.
- Take responsibility for cash management and monthly cash reporting, including periodic reconciliation of advances
- Support the Finance Manager in the preparation of cost reports and manage the month end process.
- Assist the Finance Manager in training and developing other finance and project staff in policies, procedures and finance issues, including advising on changes in local legislation when appropriate.
- Provide support to auditors and other members of the finance team during financial audits of all kinds.
- Undertake any other duties commensurate with the role as required.
- Commerce graduate and at least course (CC) completed from a reputed Chartered Accountant firm.
- At least 5 year(s)
- Minimum 5 years working experience as an accountant with reputed organization.
- Conversant with donors’ policies and procedures regarding financial regulations, procurement and audit trails.
- Conversant with Government compliance regarding taxation and VAT.
- Strong organizational skills.
- Strong verbal and written communication abilities
- Demonstrable ability to proactively relate to and influence individuals at all levels without formal authority.
- Demonstrable ability to apply sound judgment, maintain confidences and manage confidential information and documents.
- Demonstrable ability to work independently managing multiple priorities.
- Ability to build strong partnerships, alliances, and work across organizational lines.
- Experience of working in a dynamic cross cultural environment.
- A problem-solving attitude and pro-activity.
- Inter department coordination and team building abilities.
- Salary and benefit as per INGO standard.
- Benefits include two festival bonuses and gratuity equivalent to gross salary. Group Life Insurance including inpatient and outpatient coverage.
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