DRC Finance Officer Jobs 2024 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs

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DRC Finance Officer Jobs 2024 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs.

DRC Ethiopia looking for “Finance Officer”.

Applicants with a BA Degree may apply on or before 29th February, 2024.

Founded in 1956, the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is Denmark’s largest, and a leading international NGO – one of the few with a specific expertise in forced displacement. In 40 countries 9,000 employees protect, advocate and build sustainable futures for refugees and other displacement affected people and communities. DRC works during displacement at all stages: In the acute crisis, in exile, when settling and integrating in a new place, or upon return.

DRC Finance Officer Jobs 2024

The DRC has published a job vacancy announcement on 17th February, 2024 for qualified Ethiopians to fill in the vacant post of Finance Officer to be based in Shire, Ethiopia.

DRC Job Vacancy 2024

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain timely and accurate accounting record in compliance with DRC policies and procedures and Donor’s and Statutory requirements.
  • Support and guide the area office finance staff in maintaining up-to-date, accurate and complete accounting database and filing.
  • Perform spot checks and furnish reports to Area Office Support Services Manager and Finance manager for review.
  • Ensure minimum document requirements are adhered to.
  • At the area office level, the finance officer assists the support services manager in conducting budget follow-ups and monitoring grant spending plans. Liaise with project Managers for regular budget monitoring.
  • Assist Addis finance in preparing donor reports. Ensure all accounting record/documents are submitted to the country office as per set timelines.
  • Provide onboarding orientation to national and internal staff related to overall finance procedures and policies.
  • Ensure all financial documents are filed and archived systematically and safely stored.
  • Ensure the cash flow of the area office is maintained and cash and bank balances are maintained corresponding to operational needs.
  • Safe keeping of cash in safe and transit to be ensured.
  • Support the development of new proposals by providing required financial data, analysis etc.
  • Produce accounts receivable and payable reports at the end of each month and ensure reconciliation of bank, cash and ledger accounts on a monthly basis through Microsoft Dynamics.
  • Support in developing and regular monitoring of budget controls, planning, and reporting.
  • Support in review and update area office support budget and ensure reflection of required cost in new proposals.
  • Support in development and implementation of shared cost allocation tools.
  • Supervise, coach, train and build capacity of finance staff at field level.
  • Develop and review objective setting and conduct performance review for the Finance assistant.
  • Organize and plan the finance unit task in coordination with team members to ensure effective and efficient coverage of all roles and responsibilities and execution of all finance tasks.

Position in Organization:

  • Title: Finance Officer
  • Location: Shire
  • Employment Category: NMGT Band H2
  • Salary Range: USD 540.00 – 656.00 per month, which specific amount will be determined up on the candidate’s experience and educational relevancy.
  • Reporting To: Support Services Team Leader
  • Contract Duration: July 31, 2024
  • Posting date: February 15, 2024
  • Closing date: February 29, 2024
  • Required Employee: 1

Minimum Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Finance, Accounting, Audit from a recognized institution.


  • Strong planning, organizational and problem-solving skills with ability to work both independently and within a team in a demanding work environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal and personnel management skills, including diplomacy, communication and negotiating skills.
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant work experience in the financial/accounting field.
  • Experience in staff training and capacity building.


  • English and Amharic and other local language is advantageous.

How to Apply DRC Finance Officer Jobs 2024

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://job.drc.ngo/jobs/job?id=170347

The Closing Date: 29th February, 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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