UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security.
UN Women Iraq-Country Office (ICO) is based in Baghdad with filed presence in Erbil ,Amman , Sana’a and Aden. ICO programming includes support to Governments and civil society organizations in the development and implementation of innovative approaches aimed at achieving gender equality and women’s empowerment.
Under the overall guidance of the Programme Finance Analyst, the Finance Associate is responsible for the execution of a wide range of financial services and administrative processes in the Iraq country office, ensuring timeliness, efficiency and transparent use of financial resources and delivery of services in accordance with organizational financial rules, regulations, policies, procedures and approved allocations. The Finance Associate promotes a client-oriented approach consistent with UN Women rules and regulations, standard practices and guidelines.
The Finance Associate works in close collaboration with the Operations Team in the Iraq Country Office as well as with the Operations and Programme teams in UN Women HQ for solving complex finance-related issues and information delivery.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Implement financial strategies, and adapt processes and procedures in full compliance of UN Women rules, regulations, policies, and recording and reporting systems:
Support Iraq CO Management in the preparation and administration of budgets:
Provide finance support to the Programme and Operations teams:
Prepare and administer the country office budgets in full compliance of UN Women rules, regulations, policies, and recording and reporting systems:
Required Skills and Experience:
Education and certification: