Finance Assistant at Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) 2023

Finance Assistant at Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) 2023

Finance Assistant at Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) 2023

Location: NDUTA CAMP


Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is a global, independent, medical humanitarian organisation that provides emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters, and a lack of access to healthcare. MSF provides aid based on need, regardless of race, religion, gender, or political affiliation. Therefore, MSF is guided by the principles of neutrality and objectivity. These guidelines must apply to all MSF personnel.

Required Criteria:

Minimum Educational Qualification:
• Desirable finance-, business-, or administration-related diploma.
• It is essential to have previous working experience of at least two years in relevant jobs.
• Desirable experience with MSF or other NGOs in developing countries.
• Essential mission language: English and Swahili (Kirundi and/or French will be a plus.)

Main purpose:
Execute administrative and finance related tasks and follow up of project accountancy to support the Project Finance Manager following MSF standard and procedures, in order to ensure legal compliance and keep a strict control over monetary resources to achieve project objectives
Competencies and Main Skills:
• Essential computer literacy (word, excel, power point and finance ERP)
• Detail- oriented, team spirit, verbal communication skills, organizational skills, flexibility, stress and time management.
• Strategical thinking, results and quality orientation, planning and organization.
• Commitment to MSF principals and MSF charter.
• Willingness for working and evolving with international and diverse team members

Main Responsibilities:
• Implementing cash management procedures in order to ensure the highest control and security, assisting the Project Fin Manager in the prevision of monthly treasury and planning in order to en-sure the coverage of daily needs, advances on salaries, payroll, etc.
• Processing the payment to suppliers and keep strict on all documentation involved, informing the administration manager of any sort of disparity
• Carrying out all accounting tasks and activities, including the classification, preparation, and filing of all accounting pieces in accounting software, in order to ensure strict control of all expenditures and the reliability of statements and documentation.
• Following up of all expiring rental contract dates and informing the administration manager in order to leave enough time to arrange a renewal or look for some other alternative.
• Making all administrative information available to the staff (postings, meetings, etc.), supporting the Project Fi-nance manager in translating documents into the local language and assisting in meetings upon request.
• Any other administrative task delegated by the Project Finance Manager.

All interested candidates shall submit their motivation letter, CV and copy of relevant professional certificates no later than Wednesday, April 5th,2023 at 4:00 PM. Please quote the job title on the email subject “FINANCE ASSISTANT”.

Please send your application to the email address MSFCH-Tanzania-Recruitment@geneva.msf.org. The applications can also be sent to P.O. Box 83, Kibondo, or submitted at MSF offices situated at Warioba RD, Mikocheni B, Plot 100, Daima Street House No. 16, or to MSF Project Admin in Nduta Refugees Camp, Kibondo District.

Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

The protection of your personal data is important to MSF. By submitting your application, you consent to MSF using your data only for the recruitment process to obtain all the information and documents necessary to proceed with the recruitment, the validation of your application, and the selection of the most suitable candidate. Your data will be treated confidentially. Only people who are part of the recruitment process have access to your data. MSF does not sell your data under any circumstances.
If you have any questions or requests, you can contact MSFCH-Tanzania-HrManager@geneva.msf.org

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted..,