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Job description
About us:

At Christian Aid, we have a vision of a better world, free from poverty, and we are investing in expertise to tackle inequality as part of our long-term strategy that will enable us to have an even greater impact on poverty.

About the role

The main purpose of this role is to support the Finance Manager ensuring that financial standards are met for the Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Programme (LAC RP), including reporting to donors and local government, office audits, partner financial monitoring, annual planning, budgeting and forecasting processes, etc.

This role reports to the Finance Manager on the region and to the highest authority of the country where it is based. It works closely with various staff in the LAC RP, support teams based in other countries to ensure all financial deadlines are met. The role sits within the International Department, in the LAC RP.

Please note CVs will not be accepted and that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Salary (Full Time): USD 37,085 (annual)

Type of Contract: Open Contract

Contracted hours: 35 (weekly)

Location: Managua, Nicaragua

Closing Date: 5th of December 2020

Interview Date: 10th of December 2020

About you

The ideal person for this role will need knowledge in the finance field and internal audit. Considerable experience in finance-related environment, exposure to computerised systems, word processing and desirable advanced use of Excel is required. Experience in financial statements analysis, reconciliation of financial information, multicurrency management.

Further information

This role requires applicants to have the right to work in the country where this position is based.

We value diversity and aspire to reflect this in its workforce. We welcome applications from people from all sections of the community, irrespective of race, colour, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

Christian Aid is committed to providing a safe and trusted environment for every person connected to the work we do; and to preventing any type of unwanted behaviour including sexual harassment and exploitation, abuse, and financial misconduct. Any candidate offered a job with Christian Aid is expected to share and demonstrate our values and adhere to Christian Aid's Safeguarding policy and sign Christian Aid's Code of Conduct.

You can expect a wide range of rewards and benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, a season ticket loan, and flexibility that will ensure you enjoy a good work/life balance.

Competency questions

As part of your application you will be asked to demonstrate your suitability by giving answers to the following questions:

-Build Partnership:

Give us an example of a time when you had to influence other people and persuade them to work in a collaborative way when there were different personal or organisational agendas

-Communicate Effectively

Tell us about a time when you had to adapt your style, approach, and delivery method to communicate effectively with a particular audience

-Steward Resources

Give us an example of a time when you found ways to achieve more effective outcomes by using existing resources in a new or different way

-Deliver Results:

Tell us about a time when you took a decision or made recommendations when the situation was difficult or ambiguous.
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Posted on: 26 November 2020
Closed date: 05 December 2020
Job ref: 3101
Tags: Fundraising