National Post: Finance Associate - RE-ADVERTISEMENT

Level: G-6
Contract Type: Fixed Term Appointment
Closing date: 21 February 2018 - 5:00pm(Johannesburg time)
Duty station: Johannesburg, South Africa
Job ID: 14348

*PLEASE NOTE THIS POST IS OPEN TO NATIONALS AND PERMANENT RESIDENTS OF SOUTH AFRICA ONLY*

 

NOTE: This post is being re-advertised to widen the pool of candidates. All candidates who have already applied previously to Job ID 11957 need not re apply.  Thank you.                                            

Job Setting:

The Finance Associate position is located in the East and Southern Africa Regional Office of UNFPA, Johannesburg in Operations Unit, and reports to the Regional Operations Manager. 

 

Job Purpose:

  • Provide advisory support to a group of Country Offices with respect to operating fund account reconciliations, financial policy application and Atlas processing.
  • Analysis of CO trial balance and review of CO expenditures and balances sheet accounts to ensure accuracy of the accounts.
  • Assistance to COs in fulfillment of their accountability obligations.
  • Assistance in the year end closure processes.

Education:

  • Completion of secondary education and successful completion of UN accounting test (if applicable). 

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Provide advisory support to a group of Country Offices with respect to operating fund account reconciliations, financial policy application and Atlas processing.
  • Analysis of CO trial balance and review of CO expenditures and balances sheet accounts to ensure accuracy of the accounts.
  • Assistance to COs in fulfillment of their accountability obligations.
  • Assistance in the year end closure processes.

 

Languages:

  • Fluency in English. Working knowledge of French and/or Portuguese, is an asset.

We are no longer accepting applications for this position.

South Africa
Population : 57.4 mil
Fertility rate
2.4
Maternal Mortality Ratio
138
Contraceptives prevalence rate
57
Population aged 10-24
27%
Youth secondary school enrollment
Boys 65%
Girls 65%