GFA Consulting Group,Admin & Finance Officer Job Circular

Admin & Finance Officer

GFA Consulting Group

Key Points
  • Scope of work The Admin and Finance Officer will work with the GFA RE component team and the Team Leader/ Component Leader.
Job Context
  • The Officer`s work station will be at SED Programme office based in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Job duration of 7 months from 15 Dec 2016 till 15 July 2017
Job Description / Responsibility
  • Provide an efficient and effective project administrative function to GFA national and international consultants.
  • Supervise and monitor the electronic cash-book entries and ensure that all accounting records are maintained on a daily basis.
  • Ensure that the accounting records are reconciled with the bank statements at the end of every calendar month.
  • Maintain sufficient funds in the bank accounts for the smooth operation of the project’s operations.
  • Prepare all accounting and administrative reports at the end of each month and submit to Team Leader.
  • Establish, implement and monitor a weekly/monthly electronic back-up system for all project related files generated electronically by all team members.
  • Supervise and maintain comprehensive records of all project logistical matters.
  • Attend meetings and provide secretarial duties to the GFA team members as and when required.
  • Manage ad-hoc duties as requested by the GFA Team Leader.
  • Maintain close collaboration with SED Admin and Finance staffs
  • Specific responsibilities:
  • Establish and maintain a comprehensive filing system for administrative and financial records.
  • Ensure a fully functioning GFA office appertaining to office supplies/services, including utilities.
  • Establish, maintain and monitor personnel files for all project personnel.
  • Check received Expert timesheet on correctness, if necessary request revision and submit to the Team Leader for approval.
  • Maintain within the personnel files a full record of training days, sickness days, public holidays and copies of requests for overtime work.
  • Maintain personal details including, but not limited to: address of consultant, telephone number (s), next-of-kin contact details in event of emergency.
  • Maintain and issue to all team members a current list of private hospitals and dentists in Dhaka.
  • Ensure that a full first-aid kit is available in the office and that there is a trained firstaider available to administer basic medical aid in the event of an emergency.
  • Establish and maintain a computerized database of vendors.
  • Set-up a file on the project’s bank accounts and obtain bank statements at regular intervals to be decided by the Team Leader.
  • Establish and maintain a petty cash imprest system for office sundries.
  • Observe the GFA Procurement rules and ensure compliance in conjunction with the Team Leader.
  • Utilize the GFA accounting templates for recording of income and expenditure, reconciling the accounting records with the bank statements.
  • Maintain the petty cash float account and reconcile on a weekly basis.
  • Ensure the security of all cash, cheque books, bank documentations and contracts by securing inside the locked office safe.
  • Assist the Team Leader in preparing the Terms of Reference (ToR) for STE’s including financial information relating to travel and accommodation expenses.
  • Support in the preparation of contract for national STEs and service providers in line with EU/ GFA rules and regulations.
  • Maintain and monitor a standard procedure for responding to enquiries from colleagues and the general public.
  • Handle official correspondence including letters, emails, fax, phone calls, etc.
  • Maintain a computerized log for all invoices received.
  • Provide assistance for logistics appertaining to capacity building workshops, media events and trainings.
  • Establish and execute procedures relating to purchasing of air tickets, hotel reservations, and ground transport requirements for national and international personnel for travel both within and outside of country.
Job Nature
  • Contractual
Educational Requirements
  • 4 years Graduation from reputed university.
Job Requirements
  • Earlier experience of similar job will be preferable
Job Location
  • Dhaka
Salary Range
  • Tk. 35000
Job Source
  • Online Job Posting

Category: Accounting/Finance

Applicant must enclose his/her Photograph with CV.

Application Deadline : Dec 12, 2016

Company Information

GFA Consulting Group


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