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Finance Officer Entry Level- (Mt Hagen Based)

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Western Highlands, Papua New Guinea

Accounting / Finance, Non Government Organisations (NGOs)


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Finance Officer Entry Level- (Mt Hagen Based)

CARE International in PNG is recruiting a Finance Officer Entry Level for its WASH Project.

The water, sanitation and hygiene project (WASH) aim to improve access to WASH services in up to 50 schools, 9 health care facilities and 200 communities in Hagen Central by helping them achieve open defecation-free status and improving hygiene practices and services.

The Finance Officer (Entry Level) will provide financial administration support to the WASH project and be responsible for project payments, acquittals, staff advance and financial record keeping as in line with CARE financial guideline. S/he will assist the Procurement and Logistics Officer to oversee project procurement activities.


  • Minimum technical diploma and/or vocational training in Accounting, Finance or other related fields and/or minimum 2 years relevant work experience, preferably with an International Non-Government Organisation (INGO) and/or private company;
  • Good knowledge of Accounting practice, policies and procedures and financial information systems and Excel
  • Strong data accuracy and attention to details
  • Committed to CARE mission and vision
  • Demonstrated experience in following standard policies, procedures and processes and ensure the implementation of basic standard transactions;
  • A willingness to learn about CARE, gender equality and women’s empowerment activities and commitment to CARE’s mission and vision.
  • Good interpersonal skills, sound judgment, planning, problem solving and team building skills;
  • Good organisational and time management skills and ability to work under pressure and to organise and manage workload to meet deadlines;
  • Proven characteristics in honesty, reliability, trustworthiness with the ability to maintain confidentiality;
  • setting;
  • Intermediate communication skills in Pidgin and good oral and written English; and
  • Good in Microsoft Office with knowledge in Microsoft Word and Excel and intermediate numeric skills

For more information, request a copy of the full Position Description and Terms of Reference via the below details or phone: 532 2740 or mobile 7196 8447

To apply, address the selection criteria in a letter of application and also include a Resume (CV) with 3 referees and supporting documents via email: or mail to:

P.O Box 1157, Goroka, 441 Eastern Highlands Province.

The closing date for this position is Friday 26th July 2019

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted

CARE PNG is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages women to apply.

CARE PNG is committed to safeguarding children and the Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse.

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P.O Box 1157, Goroka, 441 Eastern Highlands Province.

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