Finance Officer (EIF)

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Position Title:                         Finance Officer (EIF)

Ministry/Entity:                     Ministry of Industry & Commerce

Location:                                Kabul

Section:                                  EIF Project

Bast:                                        Contract based

Reporting To:                         Relevant Department

Reporting From:                    Project Implementation Unit


Objective: To provide the NIU (MoIC) with financial management support with respect to the implementation of the project by administering accounting operations according to project requirements  


Key Responsibility: Financial Management Support

  • Accounting: Manage cash advance, petty cash accounts and communicate with MoIC departments for the petty cash requirement and expense claims. Bathcing and coding of invoices and payment vouchers in accordance with NIU’s procedure. Data entry of invoices and payment vouchers onto the accounting system/database/software for accounts payable processing. Maintain NIU’s account journals and ledgers. Complete statement reconciliation of supplier accounts, advances, petty cash and monthly bank reconciliations.
  • Project Coordination: Liaise with Ministry of Finance and Da Afghanistan Bank for payment requests and fund transfers. Preparing withdrawal applications and supporting documents/reports for fund withdrawals/disbursements
  • Administration: Assist the implementation of a comprehensive capacity building plan for the NIU Financial Management Desk as the unit grows from a being a EIF only desk to an enlarged team managing the other donor funded projects implemented by NIU. This plan should include key performance measures that will be used to monitor progress of the capacity building process
  • Reporting: Assist Project Manager in preparing the quarterly financial reports to UNOPS/EIF
  • Budget: Assist Project Manager in developing budget for the project, broken down by month, code, and activities

Education, Experience & Skills


  • Minimum bachelor degree in economics, business administration, finance, mathematics or related field.


  • 3 years of experience in admin, finance and HR. Preference will be given to for those worked with international organizations


  • Familiarity with Ministry of Finance procedures
  • Ability to manage relationships with multiple stakeholders, including with AfT team, MoIC departments, external government bodies, the private sector, and international stakeholders
  • Ability to use common computer software, including email, MS Office, and develop databases in excel
  • Ability to take initiative to reach objectives
  • Excellent communication skills in English and Dari.

Please send your update CV and education documents to below email


Finance Officer (EIF)

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