Financial Controller at SOS Childrens Villages Ghana

  • Full Time
  • Greater Accra
  • Applications have closed
  • Salary: $Not States
  • Full Time
  • Greater Accra
  • Applications have closed
  • Salary: $Not States

Website SOS Children's Villages Ghana

Website SOS Children's Villages Ghana

State: Accra, Ghana
Country: Ghana
Deadline: 11/09/2021
Qualification: Degree
Work Experience: 4 Years
Career Level: Mid Career
Industry: NGO

Financial Controller Summary

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the position of Financial Controller at SOS CHILDREN’S VILLAGES GHANA

What is Expected of the Financial Controller

• The successful applicant heads the Finance Department and ensures that all the Accounting records of the

association are done with strict adherence to set standards.

• He will report to the National Director and be responsible for the supervision of the Senior Accountant, National

Office Finance Officers and all the Prograamme Location Accountants.

• He will provide technical financial supervision to the Programme Directors in each of our four (4) locations.

• As the finance partner to the management team, applicant will be responsible for ensuring sound financial

controls, playing a prominent role in driving organizational performance through the financial supply chain,

advising and developing organizational strategy together with the management team, ensuring compliance with

global policies and internal controls; serving as point of contact external and internal auditors.

Qualification Required & Experience

The ideal Finance Controller must:

• Hold a minimum qualification of first degree preferably in Business Administration (Accounting/Finance Option)

plus ICA/ACCA final certificate.

• Financial Controller should have an MBA degree in Finance is an added advantage.

• Minimum of 5 years relevant work experience as Head of Finance and with basic administrative skills.

• Preferably within the NGO sector.

• Strong Administrative and Organizational Skills.

• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to represent SOS in dealing with donors and

partnerships with donor funding agencies

• Have a basic understanding of programme design development and budgeting especially in the sectors of

education, health, livelihoods, safeguarding childcare

• Have the ability to coordinate and be the link amomg finance, programme, and potential institutional donors

• Be able to maintain good relationships with donors by ensuring regular communication, knowledge exchange and

effective and prompt financial reporting.

• Have the following competencies: leadership, innovation, team playing, flexible, self-drive and have the ability to

work very fast and under strict deadlines.

• Be highly proficient in MS Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint and the use of Internet for research.

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Financial Controller Job

Interested applicants should send their applications and Curriculum vitae with photocopies of certificates addressed to:

The HR/Admin Manager
P. O. Box AN 16657
Accra North

Or email to

[email protected]

Closing Date: 13 August, 2021

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

About SOS Children’s Villages

SOS CHILDREN’S VILLAGES GHANA is part of a global humanitarian and child welfare organization that

provides a stable family environment for children in need and without parental care or at risk of losing parental care,

with four villages currently in operation in Tema, Asiakwa, Asokore Mampong & Tamale.

We also provide social services for families at risk through our Programme (FSP). Family Strengthening

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