Millennium Villages Project, (MVP) Accounting Jobs in Ghana

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11 Aug, 2011

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Accounting Jobs in Ghana, NGO Jobs in Ghana, Non Profit Organisation Jobs

The Millennium Villages Project, (MVP) is a joint initiative of the Earth Institute at Columbia University, the UNDP, Millennium Promise (a private philanthropy) and the governments of African countries, including Ghana. The MVP adopts an integrated approach to help populations in severely deprived villages to break the cycle of extreme poverty and realize the Millennium Development Goals. Secotrs within which the MVP intervenes include agriculture, infrastructure, environments, health, education and business development among others. In Ghana, the MVP operates in the Amansie West District of the Ashanti Region, and works with a cluster of 30 contiguous villages with an estimated total population of 30,000 people

Job Description

The Earth Institute through the MDG Center is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position an Accountant.

Brief Description of work assignment:

  • Monitor expenditures and revenue
  • Establish checks and other payments
  • Prepare monthly and periodic financial reporting
  • Prepare bank reconciliations
  • Maintain accounting and bank records
  • Reviews and analyse all documents for payment and certification
  • Maintain and enhance internal control systems
  • Assist for audit and internal/external review


Required Skills or Experience

  • Higher National Diploma (HND) in Accounting or an equivalent qualification with excellent computer literacy. Knowledge of Microsoft office is essential
  • Three (3) to Five (5) years experience in Accounting and Finance

Competency Profile:

  • Commitment, Diversity and inclusion, Integrity, following instructions and procedures, analyzing skills, planning and organising and applying technical expertise


How To Apply

Qualified candidate are requested to send their application with detailed CV to the address below:

The Team Leader
Millennium Villages Project
P. O. Box 1
Manso-Nkwanta, Ashanti Region

Or You could also email your application to: 
[email protected]

Only shortlisted applicants meeting the above requirements will be contacted.

Closing 24th August, 2011

Anybody asking you to pay money to schedule your interview or offer you job may be a scam

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