UNDP Nigeria NGO Job: Vacancy for Programme Finance Analyst (Abuja)
UNDP NGO VACANCY: PROGRAMME FINANCE ANALYST
Location : Abuja, NIGERIA
Type of Contract : FTA Local
Languages Required : English
Starting Date :(date when the selected canditate is expected to start) 15-May-2010
Duration of Initial Contract : 1 year
Expected Duration of Assignment : With possibility of yearly renewal
Under the overall guidance and direct supervision of the Program Finance Specialist, the Programme Finance Analyst is responsible for effective delivery of programme finance services ensuring effective and transparent utilization of financial resources and integrity of financial services in a large Country Office. The Programme Finance Analyst promotes a collaborative, client-oriented approach consistent with UNDP rules and regulations.
The Programme Finance Analyst supervises and leads the programme finance staff. The Programme Finance Analyst works in close collaboration with the Management Support and Business Development, Programme and Operations teams in the CO and UNDP HQ for resolving complex programme and operations-related issues, ensuring successful CO performance in Finance.
Demonstrates integrity by modeling the UN’s values and ethical standards.
Promotes the vision, mission, and strategic goals of UNDP.
Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality and age sensitivity and adaptability
Knowledge Management and Learning
Promotes knowledge management in UNDP and a learning environment in the office through leadership and personal example.
Actively works towards continuing personal learning and development in one or more Practice Areas, acts on learning plan and applies newly acquired skills
Development and Operational Effectiveness
Ability to lead strategic planning, results-based management and reporting.
Ability to lead formulation, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of development programmes and projects, mobilize resources.
Ability to formulate and manage budgets, manage contributions and investments, manage transactions, conduct financial analysis, reporting and cost-recovery.
Ability to implement new systems and affect staff behavioral/ attitudinal change.
Strong IT skills, Atlas.
Excellent knowledge of financial rules and regulations, accounting.
Excellent knowledge of Results Management Guide and Toolkit
Management and Leadership
Builds strong relationships with clients, focuses on impact and result for the client and responds positively to feedback.
Consistently approaches work with energy and a positive, constructive attitude.
Demonstrates good oral and written communication skills.
Demonstrates openness to change and ability to manage complexities
UNDP Accounting and Finance Training and Certification
Prince2 training and certification
Required Skills and Experience
Master’s degree in Accounting and Finance, Business, Public Administration, Economics.
At least 3 years of relevant experience at the national and international level in providing management advisory services and/or managing staff and operational systems.
Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages (MS Word, Excel, etc) and advance knowledge of spreadsheet and database packages, experience in handling of web based management systems.
Fluency in written and spoken English is essential. Knowledge of another UN language desirable.
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