New Job Vacancy at Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) – Tanzania, Finance Technical Assistant


New Job Vacancy at Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) – Tanzania, Finance Technical Assistant

About the Team
NORCAP solves key challenges in the humanitarian, development and peacebuilding sectors, in order to better protect vulnerable people’s lives and rights. We build partnerships and projects with national and international organisations and stakeholders. Skilled NORCAP experts contribute to developing partners’ capacity to identify and address challenges, improve collaboration and encourage new and innovative approaches. NORCAP is part of the Norwegian Refugee Council.

Finance Technical Assistant
Job Title: 
Finance Technical Assistant
Job Identification 
Job Category Finance
Locations Kibondo
Posting Date 01/18/2021, 5:41 PM
Apply Before 02/02/2021, 5:40 PM
Degree Level Bachelor’s Degree
Job Schedule Full time

Job Description
The Finance Technical Assistant is responsible for day-to-day financial accounting tasks at the NRC TZ office; Kibondo.

  • Adhere to NRC policies, tools, handbooks and guidelines
  • Assist with the implementation of the support function portfolio according to plan of action
  • Prepare and develop status reports as required by management
  • Ensure proper filing of documents
  • Promote and share ideas for improvement of the support function
  • Record all cash movements and undertake periodic cash counts
  • Assist in bank accounts and cashboxes reconciliations
  • Follow up on advances and refunds
  • Prepare and arrange for bank withdrawals and transfers and present for verification
  • Verify all invoices, vouchers and receipts and supporting documents and enter in the system as appropriate
  • Make all approved payments and upload all the support documents in Agresso
  • Maintain accurate financial and accounting files and transactions
  • Maintain proper filling system for all financial and accounting documents
  • Prepare periodic financial reports and submit for review
  • In liaison with the Area/Field Finance Assistants make payments on behalf of the office
New Job Vacancy at Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) - Tanzania, Finance Technical Assistant

Professional competencies

  • Diploma in Finance/Accounting and above, Knowledge of auditing required.
  • Certified Public Accountant level II
  • Minimum 2 years’ Experience from working with accounting in a humanitarian/recovery context
  • Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
  • Fluency in English Both written and verbal
  • Basic computer skills and different reporting system
  • Knowledge of agresso system
  • Planning and delivering results
  • Working with people
  • Analyzing
  • Handling insecure environments
  • Integrity

For more information use this link
Duty station: Kibondo
 :12 Months with possibility of extension

About Us
The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is an independent humanitarian organisation helping people forced to flee. We work in crises across 31 countries, providing emergencies and long-term assistance to millions of people every year. We stand up for people forced to flee, advocating their rights. NORCAP, our global provider of expertise, helps improve international and local ability to prevent, prepare for, respond to and recover from crises. NRC also runs the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre in Geneva, a global leader in reporting on and advocating for people displaced within their own country.

Employment with NRC may lead to employment in or deployment to Regions, Countries, Areas or Offices that may be host to considerable health, safety and security risks. NRC takes this very seriously and we have procedures in place to reduce known risks, but will never be able to take away all risks.