Job - Finance Officer, American Councils Armenia

American Councils for International Education


June 16, 2017


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POSITION TITLE: Finance Officer

LOCATION: Yerevan, Armenia

JOB DESCRIPTION: The Finance Officer is responsible for all financial services and transactions. This position is flexible part-time, 20 hours per week.


  • Provide a full range of financial services including budget development and financial reporting.
  • Track expenditures and audit purchase/payment documentation.
  • Prepare all applicable Armenian tax reports and payments
  • Ensure that ACIE Armenia Representation is abreast of all compliance issues
  • Review staff timesheets
  • Monitor and plan budgetary expenditures in coordination with program coordinators to ensure that funds are in balance and expenditures do not exceed approved allotments; implement necessary corrections and budget adjustments
  • Establish and maintain close relations with local bank and tax officials
  • In cooperation with Office Manager and Country Director, maintain ACIE registration status with appropriate State institutions
  • Maintain communication with DC financial department
  • Other duties as assigned, relating the administrative and programmatic advancement of ACIE

EMPLOYMENT STATUS: Part-Time (20 hours per week), Undetermined Term

REPORTS TO: Country Director


  • Bachelor's degree, advanced degree/training preferred
  • 1-3 years work experience as a financial officer or accountant
  • Knowledge of Armenian tax and labor code
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English and Armenian
  • Effective communication and representational skills
  • Demonstrated effective financial, organizational, and planning skills

START DATE: 3 July, 2017

APPLICATION PROCEDURES: CV, cover letter and three references should be submitted by 16 June, 2017 at 4 p.m. to Cover letter should include examples of work experience relevant to the position and organization. For example, examples of financial issues you successfully solved.

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May 23, 2017