Finance Controller

CARE Nepal
Location: Nepal
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2015-09-16 Deadline: 2015-09-29
  • Location : Nepal
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : CA/ ACCA / Masters in Finance
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : Finance / Administration
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

CARE Nepal is an international humanitarian organization working in the country for the past 37 years. It currently works in 36 districts through various programs on issues relating to improving the lives of the poorest and most vulnerable populations through programs that work on the following themes: food security and climate change; emergency preparedness and DRR; migration and urbanization; sexual reproductive and maternal health; gender based violence; women and girls’ leadership. Marginalized Women and Adolescent Girls are our two primary impact groups. Core priorities include investment in the empowerment and leadership of women and girls, reaching hard to reach population, good governance and accountability, working in partnership and alliance with like-minded actors, and evidence-based advocacy.

CARE Nepal hereby invites applications from interested candidates for the following full time position in response to the current emergency situation we are faced in Nepal due to the Mega Earthquake. As a humanitarian organization CARE is providing immediate support in the affected areas and requires dynamic and committed individuals to help the organisation provide response and rehabilitation

1. Finance Controller (based in Kathmandu)

Key responsibilities:

The Finance Controller is responsible for the overall finance activities for CARE Nepal Country Office (CO) with special attention to the Emergency Response to ensure financial viability of the emergency intervention and the management of mobilized resources. S/he plays a crucial role in providing high quality financial management information necessary to support an effective humanitarian operation. The position is required to develop, coordinate and administer the CO plans for proper recording, documentation, control, monitoring and reporting financial operations. Specific responsibilities include; assessment of financial needs and cash flow requirements, financial planning (including budget submissions), contract management, national payroll (when necessary), financial reporting and audits. In addition, s/he will need to identify and resolve any financial management problems which may arise, facilitate the involvement of CARE Members in the development and funding of projects related to emergency and others, and provide appropriate training in finance policies and procedures for personnel. S/he works closely with Director – Program Support to ensure that a partnership is developed between Finance, Program and Administration. S/he assumes responsibility for implementation of donor rules and regulations at the CO level.

Preferred Qualifications and Experience:

Chartered Accountant ( ACCA, CPA, CA) or Master’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Management or an equivalent degree with a minimum of 5 years experience as a Controller, Senior Financial Manager, Finance Head or equivalent experience in the development field. This profile requires very strong accounting and finance knowledge, analytical skills, attention to detail and the ability to work effectively under time pressure. Additionally very strong business partnering skills with the ability to influence, be a team player, proactive with the


Apply Instructions

Interested candidates are encouraged to obtain the detailed Job description from our website at and fill the Online Application Form. The last date for submitting the application is 17:00hrs, 29 September 2015.

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“CARE Nepal is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage candidates of diverse background, women and differently abled, to apply

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Organization Summary

CARE Nepal, like any other International Non Government Organization (INGO) in Nepal, operates through a basic agreement with Social Welfare Council, Government of Nepal that allows it to implement various community development projects and programs in the country. These projects and programs are guided by the government’s priorities, CARE's global programming principles and the need of the local communities. The organization works closely with various ministries and departments such as Ministry of Women, Children and Social Welfare, Ministry of Health and Population, Ministry of Local Development, Ministry of Forest and Soil Conservation just to name the few.  CARE Nepal is also an active member of the Association of International NGOs (AIN).

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location 4/288 - SAMATA Bhawan Dhobighat (Opp. DAV School) P.O. Box 1661, Lalitpur, NEPAL Tel: 977-1- 5522800
Organization Size 1-10
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