Ethiopian Kale Heywot Church Development Commission, Head Office Addis Ababa IPSAS Implementation Expert Jobs in Ethiopia

Ethiopian Kale Heywot Church Development Commission, Head Office Addis Ababa IPSAS Implementation Expert Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

Position Summary

  • Ethiopian Kale Hiwot Church Development Commission is a registered and licensed resident charity known for its wide ranging developmental activities that it has been implementing from long time.

  • EKHCDC operates in different regions of the country targeting socio-economic needs of its benefices with especial emphasis on children, women and youth.

  • EKHCDC want to recruit highly qualified specialist to effectively implement IPSAS (International Public Sector Accounting Standards) on short term contract basis.

    Key Responsibilities

    Under the guidance of Grant and Finance Department Head, the IPSAS Specialist will be responsible to:

  • Review/ prepare implementation strategy and clearly outline the priority area of focus;

  • Provide high level technical guidance on IPSAS policy options based on context and organizational factors;

  • Provide guidance and assistances for the establishment of IPSAS implementation structure;

  • Interpret reporting requirements under IPSAS with reference to EKHCDC context;

  • Review existing documents and develop a comprehensive set of IPSAS compliant regulation, rules, accounting policies, and operational procedures to assist the preparation of IPSAS – compliant reporting;

  • Asses the existing financial management system with respect to IPSAS implementation for necessary system modification and a detailed implementation plan;

  • Maintain regular discussion on IPSAS maters with
    internal auditor and others;

  • Take lead role in developing IPSAS compliant financial statement and reports;

  • Conduct quick IPSAS training need assessments in order to understand and develop appropriate training;

  • Facilitate awareness orientation across the staff;

  • Implement other related activities as directed by the Department Head of Grant and Finance;

    Job Requirements

    Qualifications and Experiences

  • This position requires a minimum of 5years’ experience in providing expertise support on IPSAS implementation at NGO setting.

  • In addition, the expert should have the following qualification and experiences;

  • BA/MA degree in Finance or Accounting from recognized university

  • Any other relevant and recognized professional qualification

  • At least 5 years experiences in directly related works

  • Experience of gap analysis preparation

  • Experience of Financial Statement preparation as of 2019

  • Strong knowledge and skill of developing and delivering training in financial management and especially in accounting standards specially in IPSAS

  • Experience of facilitating on-job training and follow-ups

  • Ability to issue Certificate of the training at the end;

  • Knowledge of Peachtree accounting system is an asset

    How to Apply

    Interested candidates are invited to submit their application credentials (Motivation letter, CV and certification documents) during working hours to:

  • Ethiopian Kale-Hewet Church Development Commission

  • HR and Operations Department
    Tel: 0115-53-99-93 or 0115-53-99-84

  • Kirkos Sub city, Woreda 06, around Africa Union Head Quarter, Addis Ababa

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