Finance and Operations Intern Job at Private - Career Opportunity in Ghana
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Vacancy title:
Finance and Operations Intern

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Finance , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

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Deadline of this Job:
21 May 2021  

Duty Station:
Within Ghana , Tamale , West Africa

Date Posted: Tuesday, May 11, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

Company: Confidential
Industry: NGO/IGO/INGO
Category: Accounting
Location: Tamale
Job Status: Contract
Salary: GH¢
Education: University degree
Experience: N/A
Job Expires: May 21, 2021
Job Description
An international Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) in the Agriculture and Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sectors is recruiting a FINANCE and OPERATIONS INTERN.
DEPARTMENT: Finance and Operations
REPORTS TO: Senior Accountant
START DATE: 1st June 2021
CONTRACT TYPE: Contract for Intern
CONTRACT END DATE: 31st May 2022

Under the direction of the Operations Director and direct supervision of the Senior Accountant, the Finance and Operations Intern will provide finance & operations services to support the Organizations finance & operations activities. This would include processing and ensuring quality control of all transactions and carries out clerical finance & operations activities in the office.
The finance and operations intern reports directly to the Senior Accountant and work in close collaboration with the Operations team and other units within the organization.

1. Finance Responsibilities
o Support the Accounts team to prepare payment vouchers with required supporting documentations.
o Assist the Account officer in the disbursement of Petty Cash transactions
o Assist in the monthly reconciliation of vehicle fuel retirements & employees/vendors account receivables.
o Filing of withholding tax on timely basis and ensuring that tax credit certificates are obtained for collection by vendors.
o Perform general clerical duties such as photocopying, scanning and filing of payment vouchers.
o Prepare to take additional responsibilities when it is required.
2. Operations Responsibilities
o Support the Operations & Procurement Manager in collating documentation from vendors for all procurements and services in line with Organization procurement process and policy.
o Work closely with the Senior Driver in the allocation of cost to projects on all vehicle related expenses and revenues.
o Support field offices in their monthly budget preparation and retirement processes.
o Prepare to take additional responsibilities when it is required.

Required Skills or Experience
• Degree in Accounting, Business Management or related field.
• Some experience in a similar role will be an advantage.
• Organized, responsive, flexible and detail-oriented.
• Confident, quick leaner and hardworking.
• Excellent spoken and written communication.
• Teamwork and problem-solving skills.
• Ability to speak Twi, Hausa, Dagbane, Daagare, or any other languages from the three Northern regions of Ghana.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
• Collaborative and thrives in a team environment.
• Excited by and open to new ideas and new ways of doing things.
• Demonstrated honesty, integrity, and strong work ethic.
• Demonstrated ethical behaviour in all areas of responsibility.
• Cooperative and supportive attitude and behaviour.
• Ability to work under pressure while maintaining required performance standards.
• Good interpersonal skills.
• Willingness to take on additional areas of responsibility relevant to the role.
• A high level of commitment to Organization’s values and objectives.
• A highly responsible approach to all tasks.

Job Experience: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree


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Job application procedure
Interested candidates who meet the above criteria should send their applications and CVs including 2 current references and relevant educational certificates on or before 21st May 2021.
In view of the anticipated volume of applications to be received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the next phase of the recruitment process.
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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Ghana
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 21 May. 2021
Duty Station: Tamale
Posted: 11-05-2021
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 11-05-2021
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 11-05-2065
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