Finance Assistant at WFP, Harare, Zimbabwe

Deadline: 22 January 2018

World Food Programme (WFP) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Finance Assistant in Harare, Zimbabwe.

World Food Programme is the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Finance Assistant will perform the following functions-

  • Assist in providing the procedural and technical support to staff within the areas of finance and budget, to ensure compliance with WFP financial policies, rules and regulations.
  • Monitor monthly expenditure forecasts and provide expenditure reports in order to facilitate informed decision-making.
  • Monitor the sub-imprest bank and petty cash accounts regularly, to ensure that adequate funds are available and appropriately disbursed.
  • Verify vendor claims, advances and other receivables and observe appropriate procurement procedures, to ensure that suppliers are paid in a timely manner and in conformance with WFP finance rules and regulations.
  • Assist in compiling information from various sources in order to prepare reports relating to budgets, accounting, finance and statistics.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • At least 5 years of progessively responsible work experience, including at least 3 years in Finance and Accounting Field.
  • Experience collecting and monitoring financial data on projects and programmes, assessing financial health and status, and reporting findings to senior leaders.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit WFP.