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Posted on 16 Jun, 2021
Closing on 21 Jun, 2021

Job Description

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an independent, neutral organization ensuring humanitarian protection and assistance for victims of war and armed violence. Please visit for more information.
The ICRC is looking for a suitable candidate to fill the position of:

Contract type: Open Ended 
Number of Posts:  1 Post
Grade:    B2
Duty Station:  Sanaa 
Announcement date: 15.06.2021

Purpose :

Accountant 2 is in charge of preparing, reconciling and analysing the accounting records and financial reports of the delegation/other structure under his/her responsibility. 

Accountabilities & Responsibilities 

Functional Responsibilities: 

  • Prepares and posts accounting entries in the accounting software on a regular basis. 
  • Ensures accuracy and completeness of accounting transactions in accordance with financial procedures. 
  • Helps ensure that operations run smoothly through efficient cash-flow management, covering the fund needs of the delegation/structure. 
  • Guarantees proper filing of relevant supporting documents for future reference, including audits. 
  • Performs regular integrity checks of accounting entries and account balances. 
  • Participates in monthly closing activities and is responsible for part of them. 
  • Keeps files up to date at all times and participates in filing relevant supporting documents. 
  • Provides support to other departments and responds to semi-routine and non-standard inquiries when necessary. 
  • Gives guidance to Accountant 1. 
  • Identifies anomalies or other issues and proposes solutions to his/her supervisor

Certifications/Education Required 

  • Diploma in accounting. 
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent an asset. 
  • Fluent command of English. 
  • Computer proficiency.

Professional Experience Required 

  • 3-5 years' work experience in a similar field. 
  • Experience of international organizations an asset. 
  • Sound knowledge of accounting software.   Competencies  
  • Leadership               
  • Accountability               
  • People management               
  • Team work & Collaboration               
  • Representing the ICRC               
  • Beneficiary & Client focused        

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