Accountant | Frankfurt Zoological Society (FZS)

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Frankfurt Zoological Society (FZS)

Accountant at Frankfurt Zoological Society (FZS)

Duties Include But Are Not Limited To:

  1. Support day to day financial management of the project as instructed by admin & finance officer.
  2. Prepare and submit timely financial report to the Admin & finance officer.
  3. Maintaining financial records in compliance with donors, government & FZS requirements.
  4. Liaise with the admin and finance officer on day to day basis on outstanding issues, immediately report to the admin and finance manager any anomalies on any financial documents you are entrusted to examine its correctness.
  5. Settlement of payments to government and private institutions as directed by admin and finance officer.
  6. Your duty may include to travel and do payments on different events when instructed by admin & finance officer
  7. Other relevant activities.

Job Requirements

Key job requirements:

  • Diploma in accounting and finance.
  • 5+ years of experience as an accountant.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Good analytical and strategic thinking skills.
  • Capacity to deliver in a tight schedule with utmost attention to detail.

Desirable skills include:

  • Experience in financial management of donor funded projects
  • Written and spoken English
  • Knowledge of local language is a plus.

Duty station: Bale Mountains National Park – Dinsho , Oromia Region, Ethiopia

Reporting to: Admin and finance officer

Duration: up to 12 months, renewable depending on funds and performance.

How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates shall submit their application letter along with their non-returnable recent CV to the following address:

Frankfurt Zoological Society (FZS)

P.O. Box 100003

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia or, or submit it in person to FZS offices in Addis Ababa, Dinsho or Bale-Robe.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Application deadline will be five working days from the first day of announcement.


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