GOAL Turkey is hiring a

Finance assistant

Antakya, Turkey

Duty Stations: Antakya

Reporting to: Senior finance officer – Operations

General Description of the Role:

Reporting to the GOAL Syria Senior Finance Officer Operations the main purpose of this position is to assist in the maintenance and archiving of financial records and support compliance in GOALs and Donors’ finance policies and procedures

Essential Responsibilities:

Documentation & Compliance monitoring:

  • Support Finance team to ensure maintenance of all accounting records, ensuring that records are complete, accurate and safeguarded.
  • Ensure proper filing and labelling of monthly vouchers folders and archiving
  • Assist in the review of Finance cashbooks and bank book documentation to ensure records are complete and proper procedures have been followed
  • Escalation of issues relating to documentation and compliance monitoring to the Senior Finance officer and assist in resolution of such issues. 

Financial Audits:

  • Support in preparation of documentation to facilitate donor, internal and external audits
  • Support in finance facilitation for any internal / external audits; 

Other Duties

  • Any other task assigned by the GOAL Syria Senior Finance Officer, AFC Operations or GOAL Syria FC

Qualifications Required:

  • 0-1 years’ experience in general finance management and admin, NGO experience preferable
  • Good attention to detail and organisational skills
  • Basic computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Turkish or Arabic fluency required; Good knowledge of English is preferable;
  • Friendly, professional manner, with the ability to manage and work with staff at all levels.

Applications will be reviewed and considered upon receipt.

GOAL has a Staff Code of Conduct and a Child Protection Policy, which have been developed to ensure the maximum protection of programme participants and children from exploitation. GOAL also has a confidentiality policy ensuring the non-disclosure of any information whatsoever relating to the practices and business of GOAL, acquired in the course of duty, to any other person or organization without authority, except in the normal execution of duty. Any candidate offered a job with GOAL will be expected to adhere to these policies any job offer made is also subject to a reference check. GOAL is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications equally from both men and women.

This Job Description only serves as a guide for the position available. GOAL reserves the right to change this document.