Friday, 5 June 2015

Concern Worldwide Finance Officer

Concern Worldwide is an international non-governmental humanitarian organization dedicated to the reduction of suffering and working towards the ultimate elimination of extreme poverty in the world’s poorest countries.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Kenyan nationals for the following position:
Job Title: Finance Officer – Somalia Programme
Duty Station: Nairobi
Contract: Open Ended Contract
Job Summary: The incumbent will be responsible for general ledger maintenance, management accounting and budget and donor reporting.

S/he will also support Concern’s fundamental accounting functions including partner financial management, payroll processing, preparation of journals and balance sheet reconciliations.

Job Specification:
  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA (K) or ACCA professional certification
  • At least three (3) years’ experience. Experience working in an international NGO is preferred.
  • Proficient in the use of computer accounting/financial software and applications preferably Microsoft Great Plains (MGP) and Word and Excel applications
A detailed job description can be obtained by sending an email to

Interested candidates, who meet the above requirements, should send their CV and cover letter to with the subject of the email as ‘Finance Officer-Somalia’.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 21st June 2014.

Each application should include at least three referees who can validate technical expertise. 

Telephone contacts must be submitted with the application.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.

Concern has a Code of Conduct and a Programme Participant Protection Policy to ensure the maximum protection of programme participants from abuse and exploitation.

Concern Worldwide is an equal opportunity employer



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