Finance Officer Position

Finance Officer Position at Youth’s Assembly for Afghanistan Rehabilitation (YAAR)

Job Location:Ghazni, KabulCity:Kabul
Nationality:NationalOrganization:Youth’s Assembly for Afghanistan Rehabilitation (YAAR)
Category:FinanceYears of Experience:3 years
Employment Type:Full TimeContract Duration:One Year
Salary:As per YAAR salary ScaleGender:Male/Female
Vacancy Number:YAAR-KBL-2321Education:Bachelor
No. Of Jobs:1Education:2023-11-25
Job Details

About YAAR: Established in 1994, Youth’s Assembly for Afghanistan Rehabilitation (YAAR) is a non-governmental, not-for-profit, and non-political organization dedicated to emergency relief, rehabilitation, and development in Afghanistan. We collaborate with communities, humanitarian organizations, and development partners using a participatory approach, with a special focus on empowering women, children, and youth.

Job Description: As a Finance Officer at YAAR, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the financial health of our projects and office. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining a systematic filing system for all tax documents.
  • Overseeing day-to-day financial functions.
  • Assisting with audits, financial risk management, and fraud prevention.
  • Generating monthly/quarterly/yearly financial reports for the Director.
  • Managing confidential files related to contracts.
  • Handling financial documentation, including vouchers, payroll, bills, and more.
  • Ensuring proper cash handling procedures and conducting daily cash counts.
  • Recording transactions in the QuickBooks accounting system for systematic records and audit purposes.
  • Monitoring budgets and expenditures, contributing to budget preparation.
  • Performing any other duties assigned by the Director.

Job Requirements:

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Management, Business, Economics, Public Administration, or a related field.
  • Experience: Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience with NGOs. Experience in QuickBooks financial software is essential.
  • Language: Proficiency in spoken and written Dari, Pashto, and English.

Other Skills Required:

  • High attention to detail and excellent analytical skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Maturity and the ability to work under pressure for extended hours.
  • Willingness to travel to provinces.

Submission Guidelines: Qualified candidates are invited to submit their CV and a motivation letter to the HR Department via email at Please include the position title and vacancy number (Finance Officer YAAR-KBL-2321) in the subject of your email to ensure your application is considered.

Only shortlisted candidates will be directly contacted for a written test/interview. If you do not receive a response within two weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Note: Telephonic inquiries will not be entertained, and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the written test/interview.

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