Middle East Finance Manager

from Tearfund
Closing date: 02 May 2017

Start date: ASAP

Based in: Jordan, Amman


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an individual with proven financial management experience to join our operational programme in the Middle East.

The Middle East Response Finance Manager provides the Middle East Response Director, field management and Tearfund’s UK headquarters with accurate and meaningful financial management information to allow them to effectively manage its operations in the Middle East. The post holder will be responsible for assisting the Response Director to develop and maintain a programme funding strategy, maintain accurate financial records, supervise the preparation of internal and external financial reports and monitor compliance with financial procedures.

The successful candidate will be a professionally qualified accountant or have other finance related qualifications. They will have proven post-qualification experience and experience of strategic planning. Additionally the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate advanced skills in leadership, analysis, training, communication, representation and computer literacy in financial management software.

Applicants must be committed to Tearfund's Christian beliefs. All posts involve potential contact with children and the recruitment process will include specific child protection checks.

This position is based in Amman Jordan with occasional field travel to Lebanon and Iraq.

Please note: Kurdistan Regional Government's (KRG) Ministry of Interior has issued new rules prohibiting residents from 10 countries entering the Kurdistan Region, even if they have a valid visa.

The ruling means Kurdistan Region visas will not be issued to people from the 10 countries of Ethiopia, Kenya, Bangladesh, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Uganda, Senegal and Congo. Residents will not be allowed to enter the Kurdistan Region, even if they have secured a visa from an Iraqi embassy or consulate.

Therefore we are unable to consider applications from the nationals of the above countries until further notice.

How to apply:

For further details or to apply please visit: http://jobs.tearfund.org/tearfund/jobs/vacancy/middle-east-finance-manag...