Overview

Responsibilities:

The Accountant will contribute to the financial proceedings of the ICRC Mission in Nagorno-Karabakh by preparing, reconciling and analysing the accounting records and financial reports of the Mission.

  • Executes different types of accounting activities according to the ICRC rules
  • Verifies data from accounting documents using standard procedures and registers them into the software
  • In collaboration with the cashier keeps track on working advances and ensures their settlement without delays
  • Helps ensure that operations run smoothly through efficient cash-flow management, covering the fund needs of the mission/structure
  • Follows periodical payments and contracts together with the cashier
  • Prepares financial lists, statistics, etc. upon request, supports in monthly closing activities
  • Supports in bank transfers and handles other issues related to the bank, including internet banking
  • Carries out bank reconciliations as well as internal vouchers in the ICRC financial system
  • Follows-up the banking, legal and regulatory situation and channels all relevant information to the department

Required Qualifications:

  • University degree (equivalent training in finance or accounting with certification would be a plus)
  • At least 2 years of relevant work experience (experience in international organizations will be viewed as an asset)
  • Good knowledge of spoken and written English, Russian, Armenian
  • Computer proficiency
  • Excellent support-service orientation and problem-solving skills
  • Good planning and organizational abilities
  • Proficient in handling multitasking
  • Good communication skills

About The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Delegation in Armenia

Established in 1863, the ICRC operates worldwide, helping people affected by conflict and armed violence and promoting the laws that protect victims of war. An independent and neutral organization, its mandate stems essentially from the Geneva Convention