Position: FINANCE ASSISTANT BASED IN LILONGWE, MALAWI (NATIONALS ONLY).
Help a Child is a Christian international NGO specialized in community development with its headquarters in the Netherlands and it has been operating in Malawi since 2010. Founded in 1968, Help a Child’s mission is to improve the wellbeing of children living in poverty and crisis through supportive communities.
We have been working with our partners, in various regions of Malawi, to implement community development programs that promote the well-being of children by empowering their families, and communities. In cooperation with local NGO partners, Help a Child Malawi improves the resilience of households by implementing the Child Centered Community Development (CCCD) Program. In this holistic program, various thematic interventions are combined. They focus on early childhood development, education & child rights, as well as youth development and economic empowerment.
For more information, please visit www.helpachild.org
Position : Finance and Administrative Assistant
Help a Child Malawi is currently recruiting a Finance and Administrative Assistant for the day-to-day operations of the Finance Department, responsible for Cash processing and record keeping of the day-to-day transactions in accordance with Help a Child Malawi policies and procedures. The successful candidate will demonstrate a high degree of integrity, transparency and honest behaviour, understanding of both finance, administrative and procurement policies in Malawi.
Specific responsibilities are as follows:
This is an extraordinary opportunity for an individual with entry level experience in Finance, Administration and Logistics to be part of our organisation. Specific requirements include:
The candidate that will be hired will be required to sign and adhere to the Help a Child Integrity Policy.
Recruitment is subject to successful completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal
We offer a financial package commensurate with qualifications and experience based on Help a Child
Malawi salary system. You will be offered a fixed term contract for the period of maternity leave.
How to apply?
Interested candidates are kindly invited to send a cover letter and resume (both in English) before 13th June 2021 through this link:
In your cover letter, please reflect on your motivation for wanting to become part of the Help a Child organization. This includes a reflection on Help a Child being a child centred and Christian organization.
Help a Child expects its staff to behave with integrity; to do no harm and to carefully consider the rights and interests of others. All staff are required to sign and adhere to the Help a Child’s Code of Conduct and recruitment is subject to successful completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record checks.