26 March 2017
Finance Associate (Open to Egyptian Nationals Only) – Cairo, EGYPT
|Advertised on behalf of :|
|Location :||Cairo, EGYPT|
|Application Deadline :||26-Mar-17 (Midnight New York, USA)|
|Time left :||8d 17h 14m|
|Type of Contract :||FTA Local|
|Post Level :||GS-6|
|Languages Required :
|Starting Date :
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
|Duration of Initial Contract :||One year|
|The UN Women (UNW), grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security.
Placing women’s rights at the centre of all its efforts, the UN Women Egypt Country Office will lead and coordinate United Nations system efforts to ensure that commitments on gender equality and gender mainstreaming translate into action in Egypt. It will provide strong and coherent leadership in support of the Government of Egypt’s priorities and efforts, building effective partnerships with civil society and other relevant actors.
Under the overall guidance and direct supervision of the Operations Manager, the Finance Associate ensures effective execution of financial services and processes in the office. The Finance Associate ensures transparent utilization of the CO’s financial resources and the integrity of financial services. The Finance Associate promotes a client-oriented approach consistent with UN Women rules and regulations.
The Finance Associate works in close collaboration with the Operations, Programme and projects staff in the CO and with UN Women Regional Office and HQs staff for resolving finance-related issues and information exchange.
Duties and Responsibilities
Ensures implementation of operational strategies, adapts processes and procedures, focusing on achievement of the following results:
Ensures administration of budgets and financial management services, focusing on achievement of the following results:
Provides effective and efficient CO cash management and accounting services, focusing on achieving the following results:
Supports knowledge building and knowledge sharing in the CO, focusing on achievement of the following results:
?The Finance Associate will perform any other duties assigned by supervisor.
Key Performance Indicators:
|Core Values/ Guiding Principles:
Cultural sensitivity and valuing diversity:
Ethics and Values:
Development and Innovation:
Work in teams:
Communicating and Information Sharing:
Self-management and Emotional Intelligence:
Continuous Learning and Knowledge Sharing:
Appropriate and Transparent Decision Making:
· In-depth knowledge and understanding of UNW Financial policies;
· Specialized knowledge related to Formulating Budgets, maintaining Accounts Receivables and Accounts Payables, and Financial Reporting;
· Ability to maintain relationships with clients, and ability to understand client’s perspective;
· Good oral and written communication skills;
· Time management and ability to prioritize work;
· Ability to provide inputs to business processes re-engineering, implementation of new systems
· Maintaining information, records, and databases;
· Promoting Organizational Learning and Knowledge Sharing.
Required Skills and Experience
UNDO is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.