The Carter Center Accountant Jobs in Ethiopia

The Carter Center Accountant Jobs in Ethiopia

Summary Job Description:

  • Ascertains that all relevant documents are in place and appropriate before payment approval is made;

  • Post transactions into QuickBooks or other available accounting software;

  • Close monthly reports and prepare periodic financial reports;

  • Codes expenses with correct budget line account and charging to the appropriate class/program;

  • Prepares bank reconciliation every month and takes the necessary action to correct when needed;

  • Follow-up of finance management and assure the appropriate utilization of the fund;

  • Prepares the necessary financial reports for relevant government offices as needed;

  • Deals with and follow up bank activities like timely transfers, deposits, withdrawals and collection of advices, cheque books and bank statements;

  • Performs proper and explanatory filing system for petty cash, journal vouchers, and check transaction vouchers of the office; and

  • Closes the account books and prepare audit report at the end of the fiscal year.

    Job Requirements


  • BA degree in Accounting from a recognized university.


  • Relevant experience of minimum four years in Accounting and Finance field. NGO experience is highly preferable.

    Additional Requirements:

  • Ability to work in team and demonstrate good interpersonal communication skills

  • Strong computer skills in Microsoft office, internet and proven experience in accounting software: QuickBooks, smart etc

  • Willingness to travel and work in remote areas for field work

  • Recommendation letter from the most recent employer

    Terms of Employment:

  • one year with strong possibility of extension

    How to Apply

  • Interested applicants should submit their CV, application letter (Please indicate duty station & position applied for in the subject line), including photocopies of all supporting documents to the address given below.

  • When applying Please indicate the Vacancy No, position applied for & duty station in the subject line


  • Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

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