Finance and Administration Officer, Merlin - Bangui

Employer: Medical Emergency Relief International (Merlin)

Location: Central African Republic (Bangui)

Closing date: 14 Mar.

The ideal candidate possess in depth knowledge of financial systems, financial/administrative management and reporting as well as intermediate level EXCEL knowledge.

Person Specification:


  • Accounting Diploma/qualification

  • Experience of implementing financial control systems.

  • Charity sector experience

  • Managing accounts on accounting software

  • In depth knowledge of financial systems, financial/administrative management and reporting.

  • Intermediate level EXCEL knowledge

  • Good training/capacity building and management skills.

  • Focused individual with capacity to plan and manage in a multiple deadline-working environment.

  • Pro-active financial officer with risk assessment aptitude.

  • Willing to work in an insecure environment.

  • Understanding of security issues and guidelines.

  • Strong interpersonal skills and good team player.

  • Ability to work on own initiative.


    Qualified Accountant

  • Previous experience of working in field financial management.

  • Experience of field administrative/HR management.

  • Experience of donor compliance

    Vacancies Contact:

    To apply for this position please download an application form from Merlin website Finance and Administration Officer, Merlin - Bangui.

    Completed applications should be emailed to applications[at] stating in the subject field the job title, country and reference number (if any) of the vacancy you have applied for.

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