Associate Financial Management Officer FULLTIME

Asian Development Bank

Closing date : 2019-05-13

Job Description :

    Associate Financial Management Officer

    Associate Financial Management Officer

    The ADB-Nepal Resident Mission (NRM) was established to assist its Headquarters in the implementation of projects and programs: in project processing, country programming, and economic and sector work. It also coordinates ADB's activities with other resident diplomatic and donor missions, NGOs, academic institutions, local think tanks, private sector and other members of the civil society.

    Description of Responsibilities

    The Associate Financial Management Officer will be responsible to monitor and strengthen the financial management capacity of executing/implementing agencies (EAs/lAs) of Nepal and other Resident Mission's portfolio and to monitor projects' compliance with ADB's financial management (FM) requirements, including financial reporting and auditing. The position will also provide support in implementing FM policies and strategies in Nepal and other Resident Mission(s) and other selected SARD DMCs as needed.

    Reporting Arrangement The incumbent will report to the designated International Staff (IS) and Senior National Staff.

    Selection Criteria

    Specific criteria include

    ■ Suitability to undertake the responsibilities mentioned above at the required level.

    ■ Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration; preferably with advanced training.

    ■ Professional accountancy designation (CA/ACCA/CPA) with public accountancy/audit experience will be preferred.

    ■ At least 6 years’ relevant work experience in the private sector or public sector FM (i.e. accountancy, auditing, banking, credit assessment) or related area.

    ■ Able to liaise and work effectively with government officials, with other staff members and consultants in the delivery of quality outputs.

    ■ Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of ADB operational processes and procedures with good analytical skills.

    ■ Good interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work with individuals from different cultural/national backgrounds.

    ■ Good computer skills with sound knowledge of common word-processing, spreadsheets, and database management tools.

    ■ Familiarity with local languages and institutions.

    ■ Good writing and speaking skills in English are essential.

    The Asian Development Bank's vision is a region free of poverty. Established in 1966 and headquartered in Manila, Philippines, ADB's multicultural staff come from about 68 members. The advertised position is a local staff position with a local remuneration package. It is open only to nationals and residents of Nepal. The position is for a 3-year fixed term appointment. ADB offers a competitive salary and benefits package applicable to local staff. While the position advertised is for the Nepal Resident Mission (NRM), ADB staff may be required to serve in any location outside the Resident Mission at the discretion of Management.

    To apply


    Deadline for applications is on 13 May 2019.

    We encourage diversity in our workplace and support an inclusive environment.

    Vacancy Reference Number: 190281

    Asian Development Bank

    Source: Kantipur Daily 08 May 2019