FINANCE HEAD OF DEPARTMENT - JORDAN

Job
from Action Contre la Faim France
Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Country: JORDDAN - Amman

Length of contract: 12 months – starting on 10 September 2017 - Family stautus granted

Context : Jordan mission is a dynamic mission rapidly growing ; with large scale WaSH and Livelihoods projects being implemented in host communities and refugees camp, Mental Health sector is being now developed. Country strategy combines emergency and development projects to address needs of Syrian refugees and vulnerable Jordanian in an holistic approach. With a team of 12 international employees and more than 100 national colleagues, ACF Jordan office manages a portfolio of projects for more than 9 millions €, in response to the Syria crisis in Northern and Eastern Jordan. The donors range vary from institutional funds (UNICEF / MADAD) to bilateral agreements (AFD / GIZ / Taiwan). To support the 3 operational bases, the coordination office is based in Amman. Jordan is considered as a stable country where security conditions enable a safe implementation of the projects.

The position: Under the supervision of the Country Director, you will have to ensure sound and transparent administration of funds by providing accounting and financial management consistent with the ACF financial management framework and local legislation. More precisely, the main responsibilities will be:

· Contribute to the definition of mission strategy

· Ensure high quality accounting for the mission

· Ensure high quality cash management for the mission

· Provide financial and budgetary management

· Promote and ensure financial collaboration and coordination with mission partners

· Prevent and manage fraud and corruption

· Establish living standards for the mission

· Manage the Finance team in capital and be Technical/Support Manager of Finance Managers in the bases

The applicant:You hold a Degree in Finance or Business Administration. You have at least 3 years experience in humanitarian sector, with 12 months minimum in similar position (ACF is a plus).

You are recognized for your ecellent interpersonal, organizational and multitasking skills. You demonstrate also a high capacity of work , Integrity and diplomacy. You are a challenges-seeker with high degree of flexibility and autonomy.

You hold strong management skills and communication skill.

Fluent in English (speaking and writing) is mandatory and knowledge of Arabic will be a plus.

Status:

Gross monthly salary ranging from €1805 to €2305 depending on relevant experience

Food and hygiene expenses, per diem, collective or individual accommodation, medical insurance

25 days of annual paid leaves and 20 days of rest and recuperation (R&R) per year