Ended Finance Officer

The Job

Duration: till 31 Dec 2018 (Renewable)

Number of Opening: 1

Locations: Hodiadh 

References: FO-HOD2018 


The overall aim of our financial response is to ensure enhanced access to effective and dignified financial assistance in operational day to day activities and assist to have increased support to program unites and guide program staff to implement the project activities in proper way. And to make controlling of the budget for all projects.
The Finance Division closely works with country programe team in identifying, planning, implementing, monitoring and evaluating the financial projects issues and to deal with the government needs such as tax, and social security by making good understanding to the local law as well as International law


Under the guidance of the Finance Manager, Finance officer is responsible for maintaining of accounts, including books, registers, vouchers and other documents relating to all receipts and disbursement with proper supporting documents, as well as, office management duties. And to Provide Assistance in Financial and Accounting matter of the Finance Department.


  • Assistance in Operational, Financial and Business Management
  • Assistance in preparation of financial reports and Periodic Financial Closing
  • To participate in External Audit as and when required
  • Office Management/Book keeping/Filing System Management


Scope of the Role:

Reporting to the Finance Manager, the FO has the responsibility to manage all accountant programmes/projects.

Responsibility for Resources:

  • Assistance in Operational, Financial and Business Management
  •  Responsibility for all Office Management/Book keeping/Filing System Management


The job holder is accountable for fulfilling his or her roles and responsibilities in line with Islamic values and principles of fairness, humanity, honesty, respect and fair treatment of his/her colleagues and staff. This includes but not limited to:


  1. To ensure proper implementation of IRY’s financial rules and procedures,
  2. Monthly Cash forecast for the sub office, provide cash forecasts, manage cash in/out and sub office financial reporting,
  3. Where required in consultation with the Team Leader provide inputs to budget proposal and procurement plan,
  4. Prepare daily & monthly closing and cost accounting reports within budget line.
  5. Compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries for finance, such as Petty Cash Vouchers, and proper supporting document for transactions.
  6. Establish, maintain, and coordinate the implementation of accounting and accounting control procedures.
  7. Control, analyze and review budgets and expenditures for Project.
  8. Explain expenses bills, vouchers and accounting policies to staff.
  9. Responsible for financial data bases
  10. Any other finance duties assigned by the management.




  1. University degree in Accounting, or business administration
  2. Three years’ experience of working for a humanitarian aid organization
  3. Experience of preparing various accounting report.
  4. Good management and representation competencies.
  5. Familiarity with donors and donor procedures helpful.
  6. Excellent communication skills and ability to work and live within a team environment;
  7. Computer proficient in Excel Word, and internet
  8. Excellent oral and written communication skills in English & Arabic.  


  • MS Word
  • MS Excel
  • Quick book / ERP
  • Banking/Cash Handling
  • Customer Dealing
  • Filling System

Special Skills:

  • Responsible
  • Confidentiality
  • Integrity
  • Punctuality
  • Trustworthy
  • Goal Oriented
  • Team Player


  •  University degree in Accounting,
How to Apply

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  • Only Short –listed candidates will be contacted.
  • Females are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • All applications must include the vacancy reference number.
  • Employer: Islamic Relief
  • Category: Accounting/Finance
  • Location: Hodeida
  • Posted on: 12 April 2018
  • Deadline: 18 April 2018