Vacancy

 

LTR is looking for an enthusiastic, committed and inspiring colleague to fill the position of Accountant

RESPONSIBILITIES:

His/her tasks will cover the following main areas:

  • Preparation of accounting documents, ensuring adequate support documentation and proper filing of all accounting documents.
  • Daily data entry in QuickBooks and/or Financial Reporting Templates.
  • Preparation of monthly bank and cash reconciliation of the projects bank accounts
  • Preparation of monthly receivables and payables report
  • Reviewing of monthly and quarterly financial reports of projects generating necessary feedback and ensuring that recommendations are implemented by project officers.
  • Reviewing of quarterly fund requests/forecasts from projects officers ensuring budget availability and making due recommendation(s) to the Head of Finance.
  • Assisting budget holders and partners in the preparation of their annual budgets and/or multi-year project budgets for external donors

COMPETENCES, SKILLS & ATTITUDE:

  • First degree in Accounting. Professional part-qualification (ICAN or its equivalent) is an added advantage.
  • At least five years of accounting experience with an international NGO or similar work situation.
  • Competence in ICT and QuickBooks.
  • Ability to make priorities and work under pressure for meeting deadlines
  • Analytical, good communication skills, good reporting skills, organizational sensitivity, good leadership skills, team spirit, hands-on mentality, planning and organizing.

HOW TO APPLY

Interested candidates are invited to submit their application letters clearly stating their motivation to work for LTR and providing details on her/his suitability to fill this position. The application and CV should be sent by e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. before 6th January 2020. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

In case of equal suitability of candidates, preference will be given to a female candidate. Persons with disabilities are especially invited to apply