Accountant - Budget and Reporting

$81,901 - $114,340 yearly
  • Scout Talent Group
  • Honiara, Solomon Islands
  • Jan 05, 2023
Full time Accounting/Audit

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

  • A unique opportunity to join a new role within an international organisation in the Soloman Islands (based in Honiara)
  • Competitive salary range of USD $81,901 - $114,340 (approx. $120,000 - $168,000 AUD) with relocation assistance and COLDA allowances, TAX-FREE for citizens of most countries!
  • A host of additional benefits, such as insurance, medical, education and rental allowances

About Us

The Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA) is an intergovernmental organisation working to strengthen national capacity and regional solidarity so Pacific island countries can manage, control, and develop their valuable tuna fisheries now and into the future.

Based in Honiara, Solomon Islands, FFA's 17 member nations are Australia, Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, New Zealand, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu.

Be Rewarded

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking for a rewarding new career challenge, working with developing countries. There is no better opportunity than this exciting and varied role with a world-leading organisation at the forefront of international fisheries management.

The Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA) is offering the successful candidate a competitive salary anywhere from USD $81,901 - $114,340, including location and COLDA allowances, TAX-FREE for citizens of most countries + super.

Accommodation assistance is also available. Additionally, relocation expenses will be paid, with an establishment grant paid on arrival in Honiara. 

On top of all this, you will have access to 6 weeks of annual leave each year, giving you plenty of time to explore this stunning part of the world!

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About the Opportunity

The role is newly established within the Finance unit under the Corporate Services Division, where you will be responsible for budgeting and reporting. The role is full-time, based in Honiara, in the Solomon Islands, and will lead the reporting section of the Finance Unit. This appointment is made on a three-year term and may be renewable for a further three years, subject to performance and funding availability.

Reporting to the Finance Manager, you will work to deliver advice on complex financial, budget and development issues. 

Core duties:

  • Financial internal reporting, which will include the development, compilation and analysis of both long and short-term financial plans and strategies
  • Provide core support in the formulation of budgets
  • Manage cash flow and investments
  • Assist in the development of financial policies and procedures

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Your Assets

To be considered for this position, you will have a tertiary qualification (degree) in Accounting, Financial Management or a related field and be a Certified Public Accountant from a recognised institution. 

A minimum of five years of experience in management and financial accounting will allow for the professional and technical expertise you have gained to be highly utilised.

If this sounds like you might be a great fit for our team, click ‘Apply Now’ to learn more. 

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PLEASE NOTE: APPLICATIONS CLOSE 31 JANUARY 2023

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