Coordinator, Finance and Administration

  • Added Date: Tuesday, 17 March 2020
  • Deadline Date: Wednesday, 01 April 2020

The Finance and Administration Coordinator is responsible for ensuring the provision of effective and efficient accounting, treasury and administration services to the Country Cluster Support Team for Haiti, Dominican Republic and Cuba (Latin Caribbean Cluster). The post holder will lead the Cluster’s accounting department and will also be responsible for the provision of financial services to project managers within the assigned portfolio.

  • Financial Polices and Processes
  • Budgeting
  • Validation of transactions
  • Treasury
  • Supplementary Services
  • Shared Office and Service Costs
  • Accounting verification
  • Balance Sheet items review and reconciliation
  • Month-end close routines
  • Supervision of accounting staff and finance officers
  • Financial Analysis
  • Donor Reporting
  • Relationships with other stakeholders
  • Administration

Position Requirements

  • A university degree in an accounting or finance related area
  • Relevant post-graduate degree or MBA in a relevant area


  • 3+ years of professional experience in a finance or accounting department/unit
  • Experience in a similar business and administration role
  • Management experience of a team with a minimum of 3 staff members
  • Field experience in a humanitarian organisation
  • Experience of working with the Red Cross / Red Crescent - Preferred


  • Fluently spoken and written English, Spanish and French
  • Good command of another IFRC official language or a language relevant to the region (i.e. Portuguese) - Preferred

This vacancy is archived.