Finance Assistant FULLTIME

CRS Nepal

Closing date : 2019-09-08

Job Description :

    Finance Assistant

    Exciting Career Opportunities with CRS:

    CRS is an international NGO based in the United States that works in over 100 countries to promote human development by responding to major emergencies, fighting disease and poverty, and nurturing peaceful and just societies. CRS Nepal implements earthquake recovery and resilience programming in Gorkha and Okhaldhunga districts to provide technical support for the reconstruction of earthquake resilient houses, livelihood recovery and WASH. USAID funded additional livelihood technical assistance program in province 3,5,6 and 7. The Housing Recovery and Reconstruction Platform (HRRP) is led by CRS Nepal from March 2017.

    CRS Nepal invites applications from interested Nepalese citizens for the following position:

    Finance Assistant (1 Position-Based in Kathmandu): 

    Bachelor degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business Administration is required. Professional diploma/Certificate or courses in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or Business Administration a plus. Minimum of 2 years of work experience in a similar role with some familiarity with standard accounting practices. Experience with an I/NGO preferred. Proficient in Excel and experience with Word and PowerPoint. Knowledge of Sun Systems financial accounting package or similar financial reporting software a plus.

    A detailed job description for the above positions can be obtained by contacting the CRS Human Resources Office at Please apply by sending a CV with a cover letter to by close of business on 08 September 2019. In the subject line, please indicate the position you are applying for.

    By applying to this job, you as the candidate, understand and acknowledge that CRS requires its staff to treat all people with dignity and respect and to actively prevent harassment, abuse, exploitation, and human trafficking. Further, you understand that if you are a successful candidate, you will be subject to a comprehensive background check, and your personal/professional references will be asked to evaluate your behaviors related to the above safeguarding-related topics.

    Only short-listed applicants will be contacted and reimbursement of lodging and transportation will be provided for the shortlisted candidates who travel from districts outside of Kathmandu Valley for written test and interview. CRS is an equal opportunity employer committed to a staff composition that reflects the social and ethnic diversity of Nepali Society. Applicants from disadvantage caste, under-represented ethnic groups, persons with disabilities and women are especially encouraged to apply. CRS Nepal provides many benefits for its staff members including staff development opportunities, paid maternity and paternity leave, nursing hours for nursing mothers, per diems for the child of the staff when staff travel out of the station on official business, etc.

    Source: The kantipur Daily 30th August 2019