|IFES seeks an Accounting and Administrative Officer to provide a wide range of operational support to the IFES Iraq team on matters related to field expense reports, timesheets, travel logistics, and workshop arrangements. This position is based in Baghdad with occasional in-country travel.
Since 2003, IFES has provided technical electoral assistance to Iraqi authorities and civil society stakeholders. IFES has provided advice to these stakeholders on incorporating electoral processes into Iraq’s post-conflict transition and establishing a legal and institutional framework for elections, including the creation of an independent election body.
The overall objective of IFES’s current electoral assistance program is to support the Independent High Elections Commission (IHEC) in planning and conducting credible elections and ensuring integrity of the electoral process. IFES Iraq Provincial Election Activity (IPEA) project provides technical and operational assistance to the IHEC.
|MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under the direction of the Deputy Country Director (DCD), the Accounting and Administrative Officer (local hire) will provide administrative and financial accounting support to the IFES team in Iraq. This support will include, but will not be limited to:
SKILLS and SPECIFICATIONS
|EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATION:
TRAVEL: Occasional in-country travel may be required.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT: Standard office work environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.