Finance Coordinator Job at Save the Children

Website Save the Children

Job Description

Finance Coordinator will support the finance team in managing the finance elements of budgeting and reporting along with partnerships throughout the partnership cycle from capacity assessment till close out and cash transfer programming in the Turkey Country Office. Finance Coordinator will conduct partners’ financial monitoring and expenditures verification, monitor partners progress in implementation the recommendations, track and keep management apprised of partner advances and ensure proper close-out of partner agreements. S/He will develop and conduct partner capacity building activities ensuring that partners have adequate capacity to comply with SCI and donor guidelines. S/he will control accounting mechanism to comply in country regular and rules also SCI and donor regulations as well.

Note: In the event of a major humanitarian emergency, the role holder will be expected to work outside the normal role profile and be able to vary working hours accordingly.

In order to be successful you will bring/have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics or other related field, individuals with practical experience will be considered
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience of working in finance department with i/NGOs
  • Experience in assessment and monitoring of partners
  • Knowledge of finance and operational controls in regards to cash transfer programming
  • A desire to learn and work in a challenging but rewarding environment
  • Ability to work under pressure alone and as part of a team
  • A strong sense of integrity
  • Attention to detail
  • Advanced working knowledge with MS Office applications (i.e. Word, advanced Excel, Outlook, Teams)
  • Familiar working with financial softwares
  • Strong communication (written and spoken), and interpersonal skills in English and Turkish, with experience in working with multicultural teams
  • Preferably experience of working in an international charity and ERP accounting systems such as Agresso
  • Experience of working in emergency response and major donors is highly desired
  • Knowledge and experience on Turkish accountancy rules and regulations applying to international humanitarian organizations is highly desired