GIZ Ethiopia

GmbH is a global service provider in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development dedicated to shaping a future worth living around the world. As a public-benefit federal enterprise, GIZ supports the German Government – in particular the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) – and many public and private sector clients in achieving their objectives in international cooperation in around 120 countries.

GIZ Ethiopia External Vacancy Annnouncement

Position 1 – Junior Financial Specialist

GIZ- Internal/External Vacancy Announcement ‘#079/2023’ GIZ-AU Office
Qualifications: Minimum Bachelor’s degree (Master’s Degree is an added advantage) in Business Administration or Finance and Accounting or related studies with a commercial and/or finance background.
Excellent command of spoken and written English.
Very good knowledge of MS Office (Outlook, MS Teams, Word and specially Excel).
Strong organizational and analytical skills with the ability to meet tight deadlines and anticipate next steps or needs.
Well-developed interpersonal and team working skills.
Solution and service-oriented attitude and working philosophy.
Open to learning and taking over new tasks required by the company or internal procedures.
Ability to deal sensitively in multicultural environments.
Based in Addis Ababa.

Professional experience: Experience of not more than 2 years in finance, accounting and administration or in a similar position.
Working experience in the field of international cooperation is an asset

Key area of financial management:

The Junior Finance Manager

Participate in the commercial set-up of new and follow-on projects together with the officer responsible for the commission (AV).
Monitors the commission value and commitment authorisation, costs, residual funds, receivables and current contracts.
Support with advising the project on commercial issues
· Involvement in initiating and implementing co-financing arrangements, above all
initiation, costing the specification of inputs in consultation with the officer responsible for the commission.

ongoing monitoring and reporting, considering the requirements of the commissioning party/client/co-financier.

preparation of external audits and support for the auditors.

Monitoring the implementation of IC findings and action taken to address objections raised in audit reports.
Ensure reporting in accordance with the allocation of costs to outputs (KOMP).
Act as a contact person for the project partner and/or financing recipients in relation to commercial issues.
Assure the knowledge management or finance documents within the project.

How To Apply:

Interested and qualified candidates shall submit their motivation letter along with their recent CV via Email:

Please make sure you mention the vacancy number and position title ‘Junior Financial Specialist #079/2023’ in the subject line of your email application.

Applications without vacancy numbers in subject lines might be disqualified.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

We encourage persons with disabilities to apply for the position. In case of equal qualification, persons with disabilities will be given preference.

Applications from qualified women are encouraged.

“Please refer to our brochure to learn more about GIZ’s attractive benefit package.”

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