This position is in the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Gaziantep – Turkey. OCHA Syria in Turkey office serve as a hub to Whole of Syria crisis operation with 30 staff for country office and 14 staff for country based pooled fund (Syria Cross-border Humanitarian Fund – SCHF).
The main office is based in Gaziantep and there is a small Liaison Office in Ankara (4 staff).
Under the overall guidance and supervision of the Deputy Manager of Finance Unit in SCHF, the Humanitarian Finance Officer provides the overall administration and execution of varied and inter-related operational and financial activities in one of the largest country based pooled fund which managed over US$100 per year over the last two years, ensuring high quality, accuracy and accountability of the work performed. The Humanitarian Finance Officer promotes a client, quality and results-oriented approach. The Humanitarian Finance Officer works in close collaboration with the Operations, Programme staff in the Humanitarian Financing Unit which hosts the SCHF, other staff in other OCHA units and in other UN agencies staff to exchange information and ensure consistent service delivery.
Please note that applicants applying for UNOCHA Local Fixed Term positions must be a Turkish Citizens.
Only candidates holding Turkish Nationality and who meet the recruitment qualifications in terms of education, experience and language skills as advertised through the Job Description, should apply online and submit one application through a letter of interest accompanied by an informative but concise CV in English indicating the reference code of the post and UN Personal History Form (P11).
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply.
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