ROLE PURPOSE: The purpose of this post is to ensure that Myanmar Education Consortium (MEC) programme adheres and complies to all proposal budget development, reporting and monitoring requirements as expected by donors and SCI.
Under the direct supervision of the Partnership & Programme Support Director (PPSD), with technical support/management from the Deputy Director of Finance, ensure partners have capacity and ways to meet submission deadlines for budgets and reports. Review budget and periodic reports to make necessary changes in consultation with partners to improve overall financial management capacity, both in partners’ hand and at SCI MEC section. This role needs to work very closely with Award and partnership teams on partnership management and overall financial management for MEC programs.
One of the key responsibilities of Finance Coordinator is to strengthen the financial management systems of partners by conducting detailed assessment and provide necessary training, guidance, troubleshoot, and answer questions related to financial management to ensure partners are able to manage their finances and risks. Finance Coordinator (MEC program) will help MEC management to monitor Budgets vs Actual spending and act as the key person to provide quality financial narrative and explanation. He/she will supervise and work together with a Finance Officer and finance intern to check partners’ expenditure and to prepare the GLACOS to post accurate expenditure into the Agresso System in a timely manner.
Travel to visit partners in locations around Myanmar is expected approximately 25%.
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EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS
Attractive salary packageHealth Insurance packageNon-Financial benefit
Working with SCI, your contribution goes directly to children and communities across Myanmar. You can feel very proud about what you do.
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