WFP Finance Associate Jobs 2023 – Zimbabwe NGO Jobs

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WFP Finance Associate Jobs 2023 – Zimbabwe NGO Jobs. WFP Zimbabwe looking for “Finance Associate“. Applicants with a degree in University Degree may apply on or before June 19, 2023.

The World Food Programme (WFP) is United Nations frontline agency in the fight against hunger, WFP is continually responding to emergencies. We save lives by getting food to the hungry fast. But WFP also works to help prevent hunger in the future. We do this through programmes that use food as a means to build assets, spread knowledge and nurture stronger, more dynamic communities. This helps communities become more food secure. On average, WFP aims to bring food assistance to more than 80 million people in 80 countries.

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The WFP has published a job vacancy announcement on June 07, 2023 for qualified Zimbabwe’s to fill in the vacant post of Finance Associate to be based in Harare, Zimbabwe.

WFP Job Vacancy 2023

Key Accountabilities (not all-inclusive)

  • Provide the procedural and technical support to staff within the areas of finance and budget, to ensure compliance with WFP financial policies, rules and regulations.
  • Support the development and implementation of financial policies and procedures, and assist in setup and implementation of proper accounting procedures, systems and internal controls.
  • Monitor the daily cash position in order to optimize the use of surplus cash and maximize returns on investment through the liquidity portfolio.
  • Monitor the centralised registry system in order to process all payments to internal staff and invoices to external suppliers in a timely manner and in accordance with WFP standards.
  • Contribute to the preparation, implementation and monitoring of budgets, monitor expenditure and budget forecasts, to ensure that relevant future funding requirements are met.
  • Co-ordinate with other teams in order to ensure that all financial and administrative services are being performed efficiently and in line with the needs of the wider team.
  • Monitor account balances and process financial transactions in an accurate and timely manner, to avoid the occurrence of an overdraft.
  • Monitor and analyse general ledger accounts in order to initiate and achieve corrective actions.
  • Compile data from the WFP database and systems in order to assist in generating and analysing financial reports on a monthly basis.
  • Allocate tasks to other support staff, provide guidance and on-the-job training in management of financial resources (e.g. managing the petty cash/sub-imprest account, review and analyse vendor and balance sheet accounts, etc.), to ensure services are delivered consistently and to the required standards.
  • Remain on stand-by and follow standard emergency preparedness practices in order to meet immediate emergency requirements for further service on the job and in the field.

Position in Organization:

  • Job Title: Finance Associate
  • Grade: General Service – 6
  • Type of Contract: Fixed Term
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Duty Station: Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Date of Publication: 06 June 2023
  • Deadline of Application: 19 June 2023
  • WFP encourages female candidates and candidates with disabilities to apply.
  • This vacancy announcement is open to Zimbabwean nationals ONLY.


  • Education: A degree in Finance, Accounting, or equivalent.
  • Language: Fluency in English language. Fluency in any local language desired.
  • Experience: At least 5 years in Finance or a related environment.

Desired Experiences for Entry Into The Role

  • Has experience assessing financial health and stability of C&V projects and other programming initiatives to verify compliance with in-country local laws.
  • Has experience working with auditors and other third party vendors.

How to Apply WFP Finance Associate Jobs 2023

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

Then to apply, go to

The Closing Date: June 19, 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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