Finance Officer at West Africa Network For Peacebuilding (WANEP – Ghana)

Location: Northern Region

Job Title: Finance Officer

Job Location: Tamale, Northern Region
Reporting to: National Network Coordinator (NNC)
Duties, Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for keeping complete and up-to-date records of WANEP-Ghana’s financial transactions, ensure compliance with donor partners and WANEP-Ghana’s financial regulations, in addition to all budgeting and cash flow planning
  • Responsible for all the books of accounts of the organization
  • Act as the financial adviser to WANEP-Ghana’s Secretariat
  • Control and monitor expenditure vis-à-vis approved budgets
  • Facilitate external auditing exercise, carry out routine audits and support supervisions to ensure WANEP-Ghana’s compliance to Financial Management Procedures
  • Prepare and pay staff salaries
  • Ensure all statutory deductions are made and paid to the appropriate government agencies.
  • Support project design with financial information
  • Supervise the collection and banking of WANEP-Ghana funds
  • Check and allocate expenditure codes
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, half yearly and yearly financial reports and statements for the National Secretariat and to appropriate donor partners/
  • Document assets of organisation
  • Undertake any other duties as may be assigned by the NNC.
Qualifications and Requirements
  • Degree in B. Com or BSc in Administration (Finance option) + 2 years or more experience in similar position or
  • HND (Accountancy)+ 4 years or more experience in similar position
Skills and Competencies:
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to use an accounting based software will be an advantage
  • High Integrity
  • Report writing
  • Good team player

If you are qualified for this position, Send your CV to [email protected] or click to apply