Macedonia | Accountant

POSITION: Accountant (part-time position)
COUNTRY: North Macedonia
DUTY STATION: Bitola
STARTING DATE: January – February 2021
DURATION: 12 months, renewable (with 3 months’ probationary period)
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: 15/12/2020
 
MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES
 
Objective of the position:
Reporting to COSV Programme Coordinator and COSV Country Representative, the Accountant ensures the correct management of COSV administrative and financial sector in the country, according to COSV and donors procedures.
 
The candidate is expected to:
• Monitor the administrative and financial implementation of the ongoing projects and provide to HQ monthly and corrected financial reports, together with cash and bank reconciliations;
• Supervise cash flow in North Macedonia, proving correct and timely information to the COSV Programme Coordinator and COSV Country Representative;
• Supervise the correctness of contracts, insurances and documents as per the local legislation (human resources, goods and services), manage the local archive and guarantee the update and matching with the information in HQ;
• Check and update local inventories, planning and supervising the needed maintenance;
• Ensure a proper coordination and information flow with the rest of the team, COSV HQ and other COSV branches
 
QUALIFICATIONS
 
ESSENTIAL:
• Educated in relevant discipline (Economics/Finance/International Projects Management);
• Proven knowledge of financial accounting systems and advanced Microsoft Excel skills;
• Proven Knowledge of project accounting;
• Languages: Good knowledge of English and Proficiency in Macedonian;
• Ability to prioritize and deliver results on time. Ability to work in team.
 
DESIRABLE:
• Previous professional experience in EU-funded projects and sound knowledge of procedures and financing programs;.
• Knowledge and familiarity with other institutional and non-institutional donors (e.g. private bodies, foundations).
• Good knowledge of Italian.
 
Note:
To apply, please send your updated CV and motivation letter to the following email address: hr@cosv.org
Please specify in the object: Accountant NMK_SC
Application deadline: 15/12/2020.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.