Finance Assistants (8 positions)


Company Abt Associate...
Industry International...
Category Finance
Location Bunkpurugu - ...
Job Status Temporary
Salary GHS
Education HND/Bachelor
Experience 3 years
Job Expires Dec 20, 2018
Contact ...

Company Profile

Abt. Associates Inc., a US-based company, is implementing USAID–funded President’s Malaria Initiative VectorLink project. The project is supporting implementation of malaria control strategies such as bednet distribution and indoor residual spraying (IRS). In Ghana, Abt has been implementing IRS in the northern areas since 2011 and is preparing for 2020 IRS campaign.

Job Description

Abt Associates is currently seeking qualified individuals to fill temporary positions as Finance Assistants (8 positions). Successful candidates will be contracted for up to 4 months. Candidates that live in any of the districts mentioned above will have added advantage.

Bunkpurugu - Yunyoo, Chereponi, East Mamprusi (Gambaga), Gushegu, Karaga, Kumbungu, Mamprugu Moagduri (Kubori), West Mamprusi (Wungu).

Responsibilities of Finance Assistant

  • Work closely with District Operations Coordinators in confirming engaged personnel for payment
  • Collect information for and prepare payroll payment for temporal staff.
  • Ensure that funds advanced to pay mobilizers  are closely monitored and cleared  timely
  • Timely distribute payments to sesonal staff and clear the paperwork in an expedite manner.
  • Lead preparation, revision and submission of bi-weekly financial reports.
  • Work with logistics department to ensure that all vendors are paid promptly
  • Handle any finance related project activities in the districts.
  • Collect and enter finance data in excel for project activities in the district.
  • Adhere to the company’s financial policies and procedures
  • Properly keep records of all financial transactions in the district
  • Ensure swift payment of invoices by properly verifying all invoices submitted for correctness

Required Skills or Experience

  • Minimum of HND or Bachelor’s  degree in Accounting preferred, with  two years working experience in Accounting, and Finance
  • Proficiency in English and one or more Ghanaian Northern Language is a plus.
  • Work overtime if necessary as well as meet deadlines for reporting.
  • Knowledge of USAID regulations is an advantage.
  • Good level of competence in MS Excel and MS Word programs
  • Good inter-personal communication skills
  • Good organizational skills and good problem solving ability

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