Deadline: 27 May 2019
Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Finance Officer in Beirut, Lebanon. The duration of this post is 6 months.
The Finance Officer will be responsible to contribute to the development of country strategies, which are translated into action plans and day-to-day tasks.
DRC fulfills its mandate by providing direct assistance to conflict-affected populations – refugees, internally displaced people (IDPs) and host communities in the conflict areas of the world.
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Key Jobs Responsibilities
The Finance Officer will perform the following functions:
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- Transfers and payments
- Ensure all payments are made timely and in accordance with existing DRC forms.
- Ensure all payments meet requirements of National Law and engage with authorities, tax advisors or other stakeholders to ensure tax requirements are met accordingly.
- Ensure that payment documents comply with DRC internal financial procedures and donor regulations.
- Ensure proper transfer of funds from DRC HQ in Copenhagen to country office.
- Ensure bank and cash liquidity is within the threshold.
- Ensure all expenses enter the DRC Dynamics in time and of highest quality.
- Ensure all bank accounts statements are reconciled.
- Ensure proper filing system for financial documents.
- Assist in payroll revision.
- Coordinate with the bank whenever is needed (adding new signatory, amending PoA…).
- Planning and reporting
- Ensure the implementation of shared cost tools.
- Prepare and assist in issuing donor reports.
- Support the development of new proposals with financial information for budgeting.
- Reporting as required (NSSF, income taxes, VAT…).
- Correctly use DRC Dynamics functionalities in area of concern.
Applicants must have:
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- University Degree in Finance/Accounting or Business Administration or equivalent professional qualification.
- Minimum 2 years of relevant work experience in financial/accounting field.
- Advanced proficiency in Excel, basic proficiency in PowerPoint and Word.
- Advanced English proficiency.
- Nationality of Lebanon.
How to Apply
Applicants must send a cover letter and an updated CV (no longer than four pages) through online process.
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For more information, please visit DRC.