Management Sciences for Health MSH saves lives and improves health, especially among the world’s poorest and most vulnerable people, by closing the gap between knowledge and action in public health. Our mission is to save lives and improve the health of the world’s poorest and most vulnerable people by closing the gap between knowledge and action in public health.
Job Title: Accountants
The Accountant is responsible for assisting the Finance Manager with safeguarding the assets financial and physical of MSH and ultimately the U.S. Government or other donor against fraud, loss or misuse.
The Accountant is responsible for ensuring that any money expended in the field is done in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, MSH policy, and any cost principles imposed by the donor agency.
The Accountant is aware of, and adheres to, MSH's procurement integrity standards in all activities.
Prepare payment vouchers.
Properly code all transactions.
Control and enter all expenses from the petty cash,
Payment of expenses, including per diem and transport to participants during activities in the field.
Prepare and control advances.
Assure balances of unused portions of advances are deposited into the MSH account.
Prepare deposit slips for cash to be deposited into the bank account.
Reconcile advances, including review of receipts, coding of expenses on the general voucher and entering into QuickBooks.
Maintain accounting files.
Follow up on outstanding advances and assure timely reconciliation.
Control consumption of project, petrol, electricity, water, telephone
Participate in the improvement of the accounting system and the system of internal control.
Create all financial reports as requested by supervisor.
Preparation of forms for payments of taxes and social security.
Other tasks as requested by supervisor.
BA, BSc, HND
Finance, Accounting, Audit
Method of Application:
Qualified Candidates should forward CV and Application to career@MSHHealthImpact.com
Application Closing Date
18 December 2015