Finance Coordinator

at Save the Children
Published April 16, 2022
Location Istanbul, Turkey
Category Finance  
Job Type Full Time  


The Opportunity

The purpose of this pipeline post is to identify ready to acquire talents for our Finance Team.

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

Interested Candidates can send their CVs

Drop files here browse files ...