Basilwizi Trust seeks a Finance and Administration Officer | Jobs263

Finance and Administration Officer

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  • Post Date: May 12, 2020
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Job Overview

Location: Binga

(To start immediately)

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced individuals to fill the above position which has arisen within Basilwizi Trust. Basilwizi is a registered NGO working for a sustainable people driven socio-economic development in the Zambezi valley. This is a one year contract with a prospect of renewal based on resource availability and individual performance.

The purpose of the position is to develop, oversee and monitor finance and administration functions for Basilwizi.

Main Duties

  • Develop, implement and monitor financial management systems and budgets;
  • Oversee all financial and administration functions of Basilwizi Trust;
  • Prepare finance and administration reports to donor partners as well as the board;
  • Monitor and provide support on budgetary control to programs staff;
  • Develop sound administrative procedures;
  • Ensure compliance to the set procedures and policies for Basilwizi Trust;
  • Lead in human resources recruitment, management and mentoring;
  • Participate in strategic planning in key areas of Basilwizi work;
  • Develop, implement and monitor systems that safe guard Basilwizi assets;
  • Manage staff directly under supervision using set tools;
  • Develop new tools to enhance Basilwizi systems to comply with internationally accepted standards;
  • Liaise with the board treasurer as well as auditors in efficient management of Basilwizi resources.

Qualifications and Experience

The successful applicant is expected to have:

  • A minimum of a first degree in Accounting from a reputable institution;
  • Full CIS or ACCA in the absence of a first degree;
  • Membership of an accounting body is a distinct advantage;
  • A higher qualification would be an added advantage;
  • Appreciation of Human resources practices;
  • At least two years’ experience in a similar position with an NGO environment;
  • Appreciation of community development and donor procedures a must to have;

Personal attributes

  • Team player and leader;
  • Outgoing;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Presentable;
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines

Remuneration and related benefits will be shared only with shortlisted applicants.

To apply

Applications, with a detailed CV and certified copies of certificates must reach:

The Director,
105 Low Density Suburb,

Or scanned and sent to:

Only short listed applicants will be contacted for interviews

Deadline: 15 May 2020


Job Detail
  • Career LevelOfficer
  • QualificationDegree
  • Experience1-3 Years
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