Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Financial Controller

CURE International is seeking a Financial Controller for a CURE Hospital location in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Minimum Education Required: Bachelor’s degree in accounting, or Bachelor’s degree in business administration, commerce or finance with emphasis in accounting; or equivalent combination of education and experience.CPA-K,

Experience Required: Minimum five years accounting experience, preferably in a healthcare setting. Prior supervisory and management background is required. CPA-K

Supervises: All hospital financial and accounting staff members

Skills, Characteristics Required for Position: Ability to assess risk, implement strategy, select people and measure performance; Fluency in English, additional fluency in the local language is a plus. Demonstrated abilities as a team player. excellent computer skills including familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Peachtree accounting software. Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.  Understanding of IT systems and inventory management;   Fluency in English  required. Must demonstrate a mature Christian faith and a sincere commitment to the mission of CURE International.

Summary: The Controller acts as a key member of the hospital management team by monitoring and improving financial management and internal control systems while managing and building the capacities of subordinate financial staff members. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reporting, oversight of cash flow management, payroll oversight, and the maintaining and improving of all internal financial controls.

Hospital Location and Description:  CURE International has been in Kabul since 2005, serving the people of Afghanistan and giving them a source of hope.  Our hospital has grown to meet the specific needs of this war-torn country, focusing on  Maternal and Child Heath, General Surgery, and Family Heath. We are transforming the lives of children with disabilities and their families through medical and spiritual healing.  See more about the hospital in Kabul here.

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Application deadline: 8 March 2013