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Title:                                                    Finance Intern

Duty Station Location:                      Harare

Supervisor:                                         Finance Officer

Basic Summary of Functions:

Working under the supervision of the Finance Officer, the Finance Intern primary role will be to support the Finance department with developing a filing system (for both electronic files and hard copy file) as well as ensuring that all transactions are adequately supported.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the Finance Officer to process payments and ensure smooth operation of all financial matters.
  • Assist in following up and control of supporting documents for payments and financial reports in preparation for the USAID financial review and the OCIA audit.
  • Assist in filing of supporting documents/invoices linked to expenditure.
  • Ensure that all Petty cash transactions are adequately supported and approved
  • Develop an updated and easily accessible hard copy and Electronic Finance Office Filing System
  • Assist with payment processing and VAT Claims

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • A customer-friendly attitude and an ability to cope with work-related stress
  • Proven proactive skills in identifying cost savings, cost avoidance and efficiency opportunities.
  • Ability to develop effective work plan and priorities in order to meet business objectives.
  • Demonstrated expertise in building effective relationship with key internal customers and other stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated knowledge in pricing, contracts negotiations, conflict resolutions, policies and procedures.
  • Good analytical, numerical and mature problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to adapt easily to changing needs and patterns of work.
  • Excellent report writing and documentation skills.
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office applications such as MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Demonstrated experience in working with Accounting Packages such as Pastel, AccPac, Quick Books or any other Accounting Software
  • Ability to manage and work under pressure with minimal supervision.
  • Good team player, positive attitude, flexible mind, comfortable in working in a multi-cultural setting.
  • Strong sense of ethics, integrity, credibility, and respect for diversity.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with staff and management with diplomacy and firmness.

Qualifications and requirements:

  • BAcc/BCom/BTech degree in Accounting or its recognized equivalent.

This job description summarizes the main duties of the job. It neither prescribes nor restricts the exact tasks that may be assigned to carry out these duties. This document should not be construed in any way to represent a contract of employment. Management reserves the right to review and revise this document at any time.

FHI 360 fosters the strength and health of its workforce through a competitive benefits package, professional development and policies and programs that support healthy work/life balance. Join our global workforce to make a positive difference for others — and yourself.

Please click here to continue searching FHI 360’s Career Portal.

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FHI 360 (formerly Family Health International) is a nonprofit human development organization based in North Carolina. FHI 360 serves more than 70 countries and all U.S. states and territories. Established in 1971, the organization has long managed in projects relating to family planning and reproductive health. In 1986 the organization began a worldwide response to HIV/AIDS. FHI's research and programs also address malaria, tuberculosis, and other infectious and chronic diseases and international agencies, governments, foundations, research institutions, and individual donors.

FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in health, education, nutrition, environment, economic development, civil society, gender, youth, research, technology, communication and social marketing — creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today's interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 70 countries and all U.S. states and territories.

As we evolve to meet the challenges of the future, we stand committed to the principles that have guided our organization for the last 40+ years. Our work continues to be grounded in research and science, strengthened by partnerships and focused on building the capacity of individuals, communities and countries to succeed.

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0 USD Harare, Zimbabwe CF 3201 Abc road Full Time , 40 hours per week FHI 360

Title:                                                    Finance Intern

Duty Station Location:                      Harare

Supervisor:                                         Finance Officer

Basic Summary of Functions:

Working under the supervision of the Finance Officer, the Finance Intern primary role will be to support the Finance department with developing a filing system (for both electronic files and hard copy file) as well as ensuring that all transactions are adequately supported.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the Finance Officer to process payments and ensure smooth operation of all financial matters.
  • Assist in following up and control of supporting documents for payments and financial reports in preparation for the USAID financial review and the OCIA audit.
  • Assist in filing of supporting documents/invoices linked to expenditure.
  • Ensure that all Petty cash transactions are adequately supported and approved
  • Develop an updated and easily accessible hard copy and Electronic Finance Office Filing System
  • Assist with payment processing and VAT Claims

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • A customer-friendly attitude and an ability to cope with work-related stress
  • Proven proactive skills in identifying cost savings, cost avoidance and efficiency opportunities.
  • Ability to develop effective work plan and priorities in order to meet business objectives.
  • Demonstrated expertise in building effective relationship with key internal customers and other stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated knowledge in pricing, contracts negotiations, conflict resolutions, policies and procedures.
  • Good analytical, numerical and mature problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to adapt easily to changing needs and patterns of work.
  • Excellent report writing and documentation skills.
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office applications such as MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Demonstrated experience in working with Accounting Packages such as Pastel, AccPac, Quick Books or any other Accounting Software
  • Ability to manage and work under pressure with minimal supervision.
  • Good team player, positive attitude, flexible mind, comfortable in working in a multi-cultural setting.
  • Strong sense of ethics, integrity, credibility, and respect for diversity.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with staff and management with diplomacy and firmness.

Qualifications and requirements:

  • BAcc/BCom/BTech degree in Accounting or its recognized equivalent.

This job description summarizes the main duties of the job. It neither prescribes nor restricts the exact tasks that may be assigned to carry out these duties. This document should not be construed in any way to represent a contract of employment. Management reserves the right to review and revise this document at any time.FHI 360 fosters the strength and health of its workforce through a competitive benefits package, professional development and policies and programs that support healthy work/life balance. Join our global workforce to make a positive difference for others — and yourself.

Please click here to continue searching FHI 360's Career Portal.

2020-08-10

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