Deadline: 26 January 2020 Duration: 1 year Location: Harare Country Office Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian organization that advances children’s rights and equality for girls. We believe in the power and potential of every child. We support children’s rights from birth until they reach adulthood and we enable children to prepare for – and respond to – crises and adversity. We drive changes in practice and policy at local, national and global levels using our reach, experience and knowledge. In Zimbabwe, we have been building powerful partnerships for children for over 31 years. Plan International operates an equal opportunities policy and actively encourages diversity. Job purpose The primary objective of this internship is to give a recent graduate experience in the practical aspects of all Finance practices and procedures at Plan International Zimbabwe; The incumbent will be responsible for facilitating timely production of accurate financial reports, capturing accounting transactions timely and accurately; Maintenance of inventory records and filing of financial records for the Grants. Key responsibilities Timely preparation of cheques based on complete and accurately coded payment packages; Prepare journal entries to record/ correct financial records; Prepare funds requests based on a positive budget balance; File all payment vouchers, journals and receipts sequentially; Assist the Accountant in the preparation of monthly financial management reports.
Entry qualifications and experience A recent Graduate with a Higher National Diploma in Accounting / Degree in Accounting, CIS or equivalent qualification; Proficient in MS Office tools & use of relevant accounting software packages; Excellent interpersonal skills
To apply Interested candidates who meet the above requirements are required to submit their curriculum vitae & cover letter outlining their suitability for the position and indicating position applied for to: firstname.lastname@example.org Plan International takes very seriously the responsibility and duty to ensure that we and anyone who represents us does not in any way harm or place at risk children and young people. In this regard, reference and background checks on applicants will be performed including police clearances on child related offences in conformity with our Safeguarding Policy. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Plan International does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process.