Global Green Growth Institute Job Vacancy: Finance Associate, Jakarta - Indonesian

The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) is a treaty-based international, inter-governmental organization dedicated to supporting and promoting strong, inclusive and sustainable economic growth in developing countries and emerging economies. GGGI’s role and objective in Indonesia is to assist the Government of Indonesia in delivering green growth by driving investment and designing green projects with social, environmental and economic benefits for the people of Indonesia.

GGGI Indonesia is looking for a Finance Associate to support the Country Team in implementing the activities. The Finance Associate will ensure consistent quality and services encompassing multiple financial processes with an aim to sustain GGGI’s operational standards. The position reports to the Operations Manager and will focus on finance and project budget management functions.

The Finance Associate both advises and implements possible remedial approaches to solve in country financial operational issues to advance quality of service. Coordinating and implementing the financial coding of these transactions will all be part of the daily routine. The Finance Associate is also expected to support a variety of other administrative tasks to ensure efficient in country operations.

The Finance Associate manages accounting data, ensure data are accurate and valid prior to uploading to the integrated online system (ERP). The Finance Associate monitors accounts payable and accounts receivable (advances) through aging systems on monthly basis, prepare all financial report as needed. The Finance Associate will oversee the maintenance and reconciliation of bank records.

The Finance Associate will also be responsible for maintaining ledgers accuracy and contributing to the regular financial reporting as well as budgeting/forecasting functions and audit related routines due. The Finance Associate will also monitor all financial and tax events, trends, assessments and other relevant financial and administrative concerns within Indonesia Office and advises Operation Manager on possible approaches and solutions.

  • Coordinate with Finance Department at HQ in Seoul, ensuring all transactions are record properly and comply with GGGI regulations, monitor payments made from HQ.
  • Coordinate with Banks for any authorization process within GGGI Indonesia, negotiate with ANZ to get the best rate for transfer from GGGI USD account to IDR account.
  • Build and maintain relationships with service or goods providers.
  • Coordinate with the tax consultant regarding VAT and Income tax (Article 21, 23 and 26)
  • Prepare payment (authorized in country payment) in the online banking every Thursday, ensure all supporting documents are completely attached and comply with GGGI Finance Regulation and PSAK.
  • Prepare the journal of Cash Payment and Cash Received in IDR and USD and post it in the system, ensure the accuracy of the GL account use as well as the amount.
  • Ensure all financial report (both external and internal) are submitted on time. Ensure all the reports are using the correct format required. 
  • Manages the preparation and submission of fund requests and forecasting, ensure Indonesia has sufficient fund to support the activities and at the same time maintain minimum operating cash balance to avoid excessive balance in country.
  • Maintenance and reconciliation of bank records. Monitor foreign currency requirements       
  • Ensure the accuracy of all withholding tax calculation and in line within the latest regulation from the Tax Office.
  • Maintain reconciliation of advances, bank and petty cash
  • Coordinate the monthly and yearly end finance, and audit related routines
  • Assist Operation Manager in budgeting process and reporting.    
  • Monitor AP and AR, develop aging report analysis on monthly basis.
  • Analyze transactions that requires for accrual and prepare the entries necessary.
  • Any other administration support as needed
Initial offer is 18 months contract, starting as soon as possible, with the possibility of extension.

  • Minimum 4 years experiences as finance/accounting supervisor or similar
  • Qualification in accountancy
  • Bachelor degree in Accounting, finance or related area
  • Good understanding of basic accounting principles
  • Effective oral and written English skills.
  • Familiar with withholding tax and Tax Return, preferably has Brevet A and B certificates.
  • Good level of proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Good administrative and organizational skills and ability to keep documentation tidy and accessible.
  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to plan and organize multiple simultaneous tasks efficiently.
  • Ease in communicating with colleagues and third parties via email.
  • Ability to work independently and ask for clarification where needed.
  • Ability to communicate and to work as part of a team.
  • Experience with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) accounting software and E banking.
  • Achieving Results, Client orientation
  • Learning and knowledge sharing
  • Working together
  • Application of technical knowledge and skills
To apply for this position, please CLICK HERE

The deadline is 11 June 2018.