EDU-SYRIA scholarship programme, funded by the EU Regional Trust Fund in Response to the Syrian Crisis, the ‘Madad Fund’, is looking to recruit a financial officer.
The Financial Officer will join our finance team, and must be reliable and have the ability to work well within a team, yet show the maturity to work independently. The Financial Officer’s primary responsibility is to perform payments while ensuring documentation and accuracy.
Perform all voucher payments, journals, and receipts.
Perform bank reconciliation for all accounts.
Perform internal and external transfers.
Perform Financial claims to partners.
Implement financial procedures.
Verify receipts before proceeding with the payments.
Ensure timely payment for students and partners.
Ensure filing of all financial documents.
Be responsible for various month-end closing processes (e.g. ensuring the accuracy and completeness of the ledger and all supporting documentation, monthly coding checks).
Contribute to all required audits.
Perform variance analyses and prepare account reconciliations.
Conduct regular visits to partner institutes.
Accountability and Dependability for the quality and timeliness of work.
Attention to detail and pursues quality in accomplishing tasks.
Analysis of data to grasp issues draw conclusions and solve problems.
Communication in an effective manner.
Confidence in the ability to do the job.
Creative and innovative to provide solutions to all types of workplace challenges.
Flexibility in adapting and working with a variety of situations.