Asian Development Bank ADB Job, Senior Finance, Administration Officer

Asian Development Bank ADB Job, Senior Finance, Administration Officer

Asian Development Bank ADB Job, Senior Finance, Administration Officer

Asian Development Bank ADB Job, Senior Finance, Administration Officer

Senior Finance and Administration Officer

The ADB-Pakistan Resident Mission (PRM) was established to assist its Headquarters in the implementation of projects and programs, in project processing, country programming, and economic and sector work. It also coordinates ADB’s activities with other resident diplomatic and donor missions, NGOs, academic institutions, local think tanks, private sector and other members of the civil society.

Description of Responsibilities

To oversee Pakistan Resident Mission’s (PRM’s) finance and administration (F&A) operations, ensuring that all tasks are undertaken in accordance with ADB rules and procedures and also to ensure that the principles of economy, efficiency and transparency are adhered to.

Reporting Arrangement

■    Supervisor: Country Director

■    The following staff positions may be supervised by the incumbent:

■ Administrative Staff

Selection Criteria

Specific criteria include

■    Suitability to undertake the responsibilities mentioned above at the required level

■    Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Business Administration, Accounting. Preferably with professional accounting qualifications and/or Master’s degree or equivalent

■    At least 8 years of relevant work experience in Financial accounting, Procurements and General Office Administration, and 4 years of supervisory experience.

■    Sound knowledge of government administrative systems and procedures

■    Proven application of expertise and experience within a specific area (finance, procurements), or breadth across multiple areas with in-depth knowledge within one area

■    Familiarity with accepted best practices with local languages and institutions

■    Clear understanding of the economic, political, social and developmental issues specific to the country

■    Effective report-writing and communication skills in English

■    Proficiency in use of spreadsheets and required information technologies

■    Able to liaise and work effectively with government officials within own work location

■    Act as a mentor to more junior National Staff and Administrative Staff.

■    Able to work collaboratively with teams as a constructive team member.

■    Act as a coach to develop the capabilities/potential of more junior colleagues

The Asian Development Bank’s vision is a region free of poverty. Established in 1966 and headquartered in Manila, Philippines, ADB’s multicultural staff come from about 67 members. The advertised position is a local staff position with a local remuneration package. It is open only to persons who are nationals and residents of Pakistan. The position is for a 3-year fixed term appointment. ADB offers a competitive salary and benefits package applicable to local staff. While the position advertised is for the Pakistan Resident Mission, ADB staff may be required to serve in any location outside the Resident Mission at the discretion of Management.

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Deadline for applications is on 4 May 2016.

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Vacancy Reference Number: 160342