Financial manager in Angola

People in Need is seeking for Financial manager in Angola

People in Need (PIN) has been active in Angola since 2006. The operation in Angola is currently PIN’s second largest international development cooperation mission. The education and agriculture sectors are the focus of PIN’s activities. Activities include: construction of schools, teacher training, skills training for farmers including a poultry breeding demonstration site, and support towards development of small farming businesses. Please see for more details on PIN‘s work.

Location: Angola, Cuemba, Kuito Starting date: November / December 2012 Duration: preferably 24 months

Main responsibilities:
• Supervising the mission accountancy and cash register • Financial planning of the mission, cash flow plans • Supervision of the compliance of the processes with the local legal and administrative measures • Responsibility for the financial and project reporting to the donors and HQ • Local team management

Main requirements:
• High school / University degree in Economy • Good knowledge of double-entry accounting (at least knowledge from school) • Experience of working with an accounting and economic software • Excellent English and Portuguese essential • Experience with management of small team • Ability to organize and plan effectively • Ability to work in difficult conditions and under pressure • Cultural sensitivity, work/travel in development countries is a great advantage

PIN as employer offers: • responsible position in one of PIN´s largest mission • participation in meaningful, sustainable development projects • background of established NGO and well established mission • Start up salary: monthly 2 900 USD (depends on previous experience of the candidate), per diem included; • Reimbursement of travel expenses with travel to the country of residence once per every 6 months of work, extra flight ticket for FM to visit HQ in Prague; • Reimbursement of costs of visas and vaccinations; assistance with visa application procedure; • Medical helpdesk and psychological consultation available on line; • Travel insurance covering war zones; • Accommodation is in PIN guesthouse on PIN expenses ; • 25 days of paid leave annually (compensational leave: if it occurs absolutely necessary work over weekend or on holidays is compensated proportionally 1:1); • R&R: PIN will cover cost of one regional ticket up to 500 USD per year.

How to apply: 
Interested candidates are asked to send their application (CV+ cover letter in English) to HR officer of RDD, Barbora Jančová, via email HR, the closing date for the application is October 29th 2012. Please note only short listed candidates will be contacted. Thank you for your understanding.