Finance Assistant/Cashier (m/f)


Oxfam is recruiting a Finance Assistant/Cashier (m/f), to be based in Macomia, Mozambique.
  • Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty. We are looking for a Finance Assistant/Cashier
  • Location – Macomia – Cabo Delgado
  • Contract: 7 months contract upon donor grant confirmation
  • To process transactions ensuring that cash claims are thoroughly checked and supporting documents attached and appropriately approved by Finance Officer and Budget holder(s)
  • Records cash movements and prepare cash reconciliations
  • Manage petty cash, recording all transactions, filing and reconciliations. Ensure transactions are properly recorded and entered into the cash books on a daily basis
  • Support program field activities as requested (traveling to the field to pay activists or daily workers)
  • To ensure proper paperwork and filing is well maintained in Box and hard copy filing and stamped ‘paid’
  • Support in document retrieval for audit purpose
  • Support Logistics and Procurement through financial review and procurement process
  • Inform the Senior Accountant/Finance Manager of any major discrepancies or problems and assisting in resolving relevant issues/problems
  • Implement financial policies and procedures
  • Assist the teams in any administrative tasks
  • Performs any other relevant duty at the request of the line manager
  • Complete secondary high school Education (Minimum)
  • Proficiency in numeracy and good computer skills (Excel especially, Word)
  • Attention to details and good analytical and conceptual thinking skills
  • Ability to prioritize work issues to meet deadlines with minimal supervision, work under stress and adjust to constantly changing situations while maintaining focus on delivery and follow-through
  • Excellent personal communication skills, in written and verbal in Portuguese and English
  • A high level of self-awareness, personal energy and flexibility
  • Ability to work in an intercultural environment, creatively, effectively and under own initiative
  • Commitment to Oxfam’s overall aims and policies and experience of promoting women’s rights and the interests of marginalized people in all aspects of Oxfam’s work
  • Ability to demonstrate sensitivity to cultural differences and gender issues, as well as the commitment to equal opportunities
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
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  • Published 24.02.2020
  • Expires 06.03.2020
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