Finance Officer/Accountant

Dushanbe, Tajikistan
02 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
30 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Department: Finance
Duty station: Dushanbe, Tajikistan
Deadline: Position open until filled

The Finance Officer/Accountant will be responsible for overseeing the Finance function related to the operations and providing the necessary assistance to the personnel of Finance Department.

Main Duties and Responsibilities   

  • Streamline the record keeping for the transactions made through the UCA Dushanbe office and preparing accurate and timely monthly financial reports.
  • Assist in checking and verifying all payments and make recommendation for the payment processing while ensuring compliance with the UCA financial policies and procedures and authority matrix. 
  • Perform and assist as needed with daily accounting operations, including cash receipts, disbursements and accruals, fixed asset purchases, operating within iScala information system.
  • Ensure effective / accurate maintenance of fixed assets registry and assist in periodic physical verification in accordance with the policy;
  • Salary accrual, including creation of the monthly reporting and payment of applicable taxes and deductions;
  • Preparation and submission of statutory reports, tax and statistical reporting including VAT on a monthly basis.
  • Assist in compilation of UCA financial reports on periodic basis and in preparing other financial reports including travel, sectional report, advances and payables, etc.
  • Undertake any other assignment given by the supervisor.

Required Qualifications and Experience 

  • University degree in the field of Finance and/or Accounting
  • Minimum 2 years of professional working experience in a similar position 
  • Qualification such as CAP/CIPA would be an advantage 
  • Fluent in English, Russian and Tajik languages 
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks successfully 
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Computer literate: MS Word, MS Excel, Internet and email. Experience with iScala would be an advantage;

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter, CV, and contact information for three references to Applications will be received on a rolling basis and the position is open until filled. As your application e-mail subject, please write: “Finance Officer/Accountant”.  

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.