Oxfam IBIS Recruitment 2021

Applications are invited from interested and suitably qualified candidates for Oxfam IBIS Recruitment 2021.

Oxfam is a confederation of 20 independent charitable organizations focusing on the alleviation of global poverty, founded in 1942 and led by Oxfam International. It is a major nonprofit group with an extensive collection of operations. Winnie Byanyima has been the executive director of Oxfam International since 2013.

Job Description

  • Company: Oxfam
  • Location: Ghana
  • State: Accra
  • Job type: Full-Time

Job Title: Regional Finance Assistant


The Regional Finance Assistant will contribute to ensuring that financial management at the regional level is carried out in accordance with internal processes and recognized financial standards and meets GPE’s requirements. He/she will work under the leadership of the Regional Program Manager and guidance of the Regional Finance Manager in the Regional Management Unit (RMU)

What we are looking for

We are looking for an experienced bi-lingual (English and French) Regional Finance Assistant to support all finance functions of the West and Central Africa (WCA) RMU in Ghana related to the EOL mechanism. The Finance Assistant will have responsibility to support the Finance Manager in ensuring that all grants disbursed in the region comply with the Oxfam IBIS and GPE/EOL financial guidelines. The candidate will ensure GPE’s funds are safeguarded through robust reporting and monitoring.

Based in Accra, Ghana, the candidate will require a good knowledge of International NGO Financial Reporting Standards and have some exposure to the management of finances of complex programs. Some travel within the region may be required, in order to support the Finance Manager monitor partners in their grant management responsibilities.

Required Skills/Experience

Skills, experience and knowledge

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following essential skills, and it would be advantageous to demonstrate some or all of the desirable skills.


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, financial management, business administration, or relevant
  • At least 5 years experience in a similar role.
  • Experience in budgeting, project accounting, and financial reporting procedures for international
  • Knowledge of budgetary processes in INGOs and experience working directly with local NGOs to build financial
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills in English and
  • Proven ability to analyze and synthesize complex issues
  • Demonstrated ability, tact, and sensitivity in working across institutional boundaries, business units, and teams in an effective and productive
  • Excellent computer skills, including expert knowledge of Microsoft Excel.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should CLICK HERE to apply.






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