Job title: Finance Officer (RE-ADVERTISEMENT)
Location: Lilongwe, Malawi
Full/Part time: Full Time
Type of contract: Service Contract
Duration: One year
Closing Date: 30th June 2020
The Finance Officer is located in the country office. Under the guidance and supervision of the International Operations Manager, the Finance Officer is responsible for effective delivery of financial services, transparent utilization of financial resources and management of resources mobilized by the country office.
He/she analyzes and interprets the financial rules and regulations, the Donor Agreements and provides guidance to the Programme and Operations staff. The Finance Officer promotes a collaborative, client-oriented approach consistent with UNFPA rules and regulations and works closely with the Operations, Programme and districts teams ensuring timely implementation, reporting and successful financial performance by providing the operational needs.
How you can make a difference:
UNFPA is the lead UN agency for delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe and every young person’s potential is fulfilled. UNFPA’s new strategic plan (2018-2021), focuses on three transformative results: to end preventable maternal deaths; end unmet need for family planning; and end gender-based violence and harmful practices.
In a world where fundamental human rights are at risk, we need principled and ethical staff, who embody these international norms and standards, and who will defend them courageously and with full conviction.
UNFPA is seeking a candidate that transform, inspire and deliver high impact and sustained results; we need a person who is transparent, exceptional in how they manage the resources entrusted to them and who commit to deliver excellence in programme results.
You would be responsible for: