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Date Posted : Sep 14, 2020
Finance Manager (Chemonics International) Yaounde
  • Required No. of Employee's : 1
  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : Full Time
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : FINANCE

Qualification/Work Experience :

  • Job Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or in a related field required. Minimum of 05 years’ experience; USAID experience desirable Excellent interpersonal and communications skills Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity Ability to work effectively both independently and as a team member Ability to supervise staff and delegate effectively Ability to manage a wide range of activities while meeting deadlines with high quality results. Demonstrated strong attention to details. Strong verbal and written communication skills in both French and English required. Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to serve as a professional mentor. Willingness to travel inside and outside the country as needed Location of Assignment The location of assignment is Yaoundé, Cameroon. Intermittent local travel may be required. Supervision The Finance Manager will report directly to the Operations Director or his/her designee.

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  • Background The purpose of the Global Health Supply Chain (GHSC) – Procurement and Supply management (PSM) project is to ensure uninterrupted supplies of health commodities in support of USG-funded public health initiatives around the world. The project provides direct procurement and supply chain management support to the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), the President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI), and Population and Reproductive Health. In supporting USG-funded global health activities, GHSC/PSM will develop and manage a wide array of services for health commodity procurement and related systems strengthening technical assistance encompassing different elements of a comprehensive supply chain. At the country level, GHSC/PSM supports country strategies and priorities that fall under the following three project objectives: Global Commodity Procurement and Logistics, Systems Strengthening Technical Assistance Global Collaboration to Improve Long-Term Availability of Health Commodities. The primary role of the Finance Manager is to work collaboratively with the Operations Director and Country Director to ensure the Project’s funds are managed and reported in accordance to Chemonics Field Office Guide to Field Accounting and Compliance. The Finance Manager will also ensure all aspects of project accounting, financial management and the recording of accounting transactions are completed per the General Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). S/he must also follow USAID and Chemonics policies, procedures, and regulations. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world. Principal Duties and Responsibilities Overall financial management of GHSC-PSM Cameroon, ensuring strict adherence to Chemonics policies and procedures and USAID rules and regulations. Supervise the accounting functions within the project. Plan, organize, assign, review, and evaluate the work of finance staff and provide staff guidance and mentoring. Conduct performance reviews for Accountants. Supervise accounting cycle to include preparation and appropriate documentation of journal entries, payment requests, and general ledger reconciliations. Ensure that incurred costs are allowable, allocable, and reasonable in accordance with USAID cost principles and Chemonics policies and procedures. Review and approve accounting and supporting documents and transactions to ensure accuracy, completeness, and compliance with Chemonics policies and procedures and USAID regulations. Review accurate, complete, and timely financial reporting using ABACUS system, including monthly accrual/projection spreadsheets, and ensure timely submission to the home office (HO). Prepare and/or review ad hoc analysis and reporting as needed. Monitor preparation and perform analysis of financial reports relative to budget and monthly forecasting. Oversee monthly wire transfer requests for submission to the HO and manage local bank accounts to ensure sufficient availability of funds for project needs. Review the internal financial control systems to ensure that appropriate mechanisms, procedures, and systems are in place. Ensure proper safeguards of funds and compliance with established USAID and Chemonics financial and accounting procedures. Review and ensure proper authorization and approval and timely processing of payment/reimbursement requests for employees/suppliers/vendors. Plan, perform and supervise internal audits of accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, fixed assets, and petty cash. Review bank reconciliations and reconciliation of petty cash and fund report at time of replenishment. Prepare submission of all tax withholdings (payroll income tax, deduction at source) to relevant parties. Prepare payroll and ensure allocation of payroll costs to appropriate general ledger accounts. Work closely with internal and external auditors during field program audits Serve as a resource person for technical and finance staff on Chemonics and USAID policies, procedures, and regulations. Serve as the main point of contact for the project management unit (PMU) in Washington for all matters related to project finance. Interact with bank and other officials on an as-needed basis. Perform other duties as required or assigned. Application Instructions: Please submit your letter of interest/motivation letter and CV by filling out the form found by clicking "Apply for this job" button below by September 18, 2020. No telephone inquiries, please. Finalists will be contacted. Chemonics is an equal opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, age, or other legally protected characteristics. Interested candidates should apply online via the weblink, https://app.smartsheet.com/

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Date Posted : Jul 27, 2020
Development Worker as Technical Advisor in Forest Management (GIZ) Yaounde
  • Required No. of Employee's : 1
  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : Full Time
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : ENVIRONMENT

Qualification/Work Experience :

  • Master's degree in forest management/natural resource management or equivalent degree in forestry with related adaptable skills Profound knowledge of IT and basic geomatic tools First successful experience as well as a proven interest in expatriation is required Work experience in forest management and silviculture projects, ideally with decentralized institutions like councils is needed Experience in the legal and sustainable exploitation of timber and in forestry-economy is appreciated Fluency in French and English

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  • ob description The Forest and Environment project (Pro-FE) of the GIZ in Cameroon is active in the sector of management and sustainable exploitation of natural resources. The main objective is to improve the sustainable management of forests, protected areas, forest landscapes and biodiversity so that it contributes to sustainable development in rural areas in a context of climate change. The objective of the Pro-FE is to contribute to the valorization of the environment and forest resources in a sustainable way by local actors. The target groups are the predominantly poor rural population as well as indigenous and immigrant populations in selected natural areas who use the natural resources of the forests as a means of subsistence and economic basis. The institutional partners of the project are the Ministry of Forests and Wildlife and the Ministry of Environment, Nature Protection and Sustainable Development. Emphasis is placed on municipal actors, value chain actors and social dialogue actors. Your tasks Supporting to the design, the implementation and the monitoring of forest management plans Block of activities linked to preliminary accompanying studies to the forest management, including preparation of environmental impact studies Assisting to the development, implementation and supervision of management inventory protocols and standards of intervention Supporting the organization of platforms of dialogue 'comités paysans-forêt' and the implementation of socio-environmental plans Advising and supporting forestry and plantations, managing a nursery and forest plantations itineraries ocation information Please use the following link for information about living and working in Cameroon. The location is Yaounde or another area of intervention. The security situation is tense. Tailored security risk mitigation measures are in place for GIZ staff in country. GIZ staff must adhere to security measures at all times. Please also check the county-specific information provided by the German Federal Foreign Office. GIZ runs a professional security risk management system in the field of deployment. The freedom of movement is restricted. GIZ does not impose any restrictions on life partners and family members to move with you to the country of deployment. We kindly ask you to inform yourself which forms of relationships are legally and socially accepted in the country of deployment. Notes GIZ's Development Service is looking forward to applications of candidates with a professional qualification and / or university degree and at least two years of professional experience. In addition you hold the German nationality or the nationality of a member state of the European Union. Please understand that we can accept and process in principle only applications via our E-recruiting system. Following the confirmation of your succesful application, kindly check your spam / junk mail folder on a regular basis, since some provider classify emails form our recruiting system as spam. You can get an overview of our benefits packages here. A prerequisite for the conclusion of the agreement is the lifting of the restrictions currently in force in the company on the possibilities for travel and business trips in order to contain the worldwide spread of the Covid-19 virus. Our benefits We are a provider of international cooperation services for sustainable development and work to build a future worth living around the world. We support projects in over 130 countries to achieve goals sustainably together with our partners. Your work will begin with an onboarding and preparation phase that will give you initial insights into GIZ and lay the groundwork for your upcoming assignment, establishing new contacts and building up your network. Extensive check-ups and preventive measures (e.g. on appointment, before the outward journey, during the stay in a country of assignment, in an emergency) are provided to our staff and the family members accompanying them as a matter of course. As a development worker, you can use the project vehicle for trips to school or to visit a doctor or can receive a monthly lump-sum mobility allowance instead. The project vehicle can also be used for personal trips with your manager's approval. As well as your basic living allowance, as a development worker you will also receive extensive additional benefits during your assignment (including a foreign service premium, family allowances, private group health insurance). To enable you to get ready for your assignment as a development worker and your outward journey, you will be given outward journey leave following your preparation time in Germany. We will cover a large portion of the childcare costs for dependent children under 14 who are accompanying you if your partner is not doing so and is not a development worker or integrated expert themselves. Most nursery and school fees are paid. We will reimburse you for your rental costs based on the rent index for your country as well as paying you an equipment and furnishing allowance on top. You and the members of your family accompanying you will be covered by our health and liability insurance, while your family members will also benefit from accident insurance. In countries in crisis, we operate a comprehensive risk management system for your protection, which minimises personal dangers and risks. Interested candidates should apply via the website, https://unjobs.org

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Date Posted : Jun 09, 2020
Chauffuer (Ambassage RF Allemagne) Yaounde
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  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : Full Time
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : GENERAL LABOUR

Qualification/Work Experience :

  • L'Ambassage de la République fédérale d'Allemagne à Yaoundé lance le recrutement d'un CHAUFFEUR Nous cherchons: Niveau d'enseignement secondaire Titulaire d'un permis de conduite A et B valide Connaissance de base de la mécanique auto 5 ans d'expérience comme chauffeur dans un environnement international Parfaite maîtrise du code de la route Bonne connaissance de Yaoundé, Douala et du réseau routier national Expérience de conduite sur terrain difficile et environnement à risque Ponctualité et fiabilité Une personne pour laquelle discrétion n'est pas un mot étranger Disponibilité et sens du service Résistance au stress Capacité à travailler en équipe Bonne condition physique Excellente vision Langues: Maîtrise orale et écrite de la langue française et anglaise Un certificat médical prouvant l'aptitude physique et mentale et un carnet CNPS seront exigés avant la signature du contrat de travail. Composition du dossier de candidature: Un curriculum Vitae en français ou anglais, avec un photo Copie de la carte d'identité ou du passeport Une lettre de motivation en français ou en anglais Copies des diplômes et du permis de conduire Attestations d'emplois relatives à l'expérience professionnelle Deux références au minimum (structures, noms, adresses, emails) Extrait de casier judiciaire datant de moins de 3 mois Délai pour la réception des candidatures: Vendredi, 12 juin 2020 à 12.00h(midi). Le délai sera appliqué strictement Les dossiers de candidatures portant la mention "Candidature chauffeur" seront reçus par courriel à l'adresse info@jaun.diplo.de ou devront être déposés au siège de l'ambassade: Ambassade de la République fédérale d'Allemagne Secrétariat de l'administration Chancellerie No. 115, Rue 1851, Bastos Yaoundé

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  • L'Ambassage de la République fédérale d'Allemagne à Yaoundé lance le recrutement d'un CHAUFFEUR Nous cherchons: Niveau d'enseignement secondaire Titulaire d'un permis de conduite A et B valide Connaissance de base de la mécanique auto 5 ans d'expérience comme chauffeur dans un environnement international Parfaite maîtrise du code de la route Bonne connaissance de Yaoundé, Douala et du réseau routier national Expérience de conduite sur terrain difficile et environnement à risque Ponctualité et fiabilité Une personne pour laquelle discrétion n'est pas un mot étranger Disponibilité et sens du service Résistance au stress Capacité à travailler en équipe Bonne condition physique Excellente vision Langues: Maîtrise orale et écrite de la langue française et anglaise Un certificat médical prouvant l'aptitude physique et mentale et un carnet CNPS seront exigés avant la signature du contrat de travail. Composition du dossier de candidature: Un curriculum Vitae en français ou anglais, avec un photo Copie de la carte d'identité ou du passeport Une lettre de motivation en français ou en anglais Copies des diplômes et du permis de conduire Attestations d'emplois relatives à l'expérience professionnelle Deux références au minimum (structures, noms, adresses, emails) Extrait de casier judiciaire datant de moins de 3 mois Délai pour la réception des candidatures: Vendredi, 12 juin 2020 à 12.00h(midi). Le délai sera appliqué strictement Les dossiers de candidatures portant la mention "Candidature chauffeur" seront reçus par courriel à l'adresse info@jaun.diplo.de ou devront être déposés au siège de l'ambassade: Ambassade de la République fédérale d'Allemagne Secrétariat de l'administration Chancellerie No. 115, Rue 1851, Bastos Yaoundé

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Date Posted : Mar 20, 2020
National Professional Officer (FAO) Yaounde
  • Required No. of Employee's : 1
  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : Full time
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : AGRICULTURE, FISHERY

Qualification/Work Experience :

  • CANDIDATES WILL BE ASSESSED AGAINST THE FOLLOWING Minimum Requirements National of Cameroon; Advanced university degree in development economics, fisheries economics or marine affairs with a specialization in fisheries, aquaculture or natural resource management and/or governance environmental policy or other field related to fisheries; Five years of relevant experience in fisheries and aquaculture development, trade, fishery products safety and quality, value chain development, field of statistics and data management of fisheries, or related field; Working knowledge of English and limited knowledge of French; Working knowledge of the local language (if not English or French). Competencies Results Focus Teamwork Communication Building Effective Relationships Knowledge Sharing and Continuous Improvement Technical/Functional Skills Work experience in more than one location or area of work, particularly in field positions is desirable Extent and relevance of experience in practical sustainable value chain development, technical cooperation-related activities, policy advice and analysis relating to food and nutrition security, fisheries and aquaculture, agriculture and rural development, monitoring and evaluation of policies and programmes and/or providing technical support and advice on institutional capacity building processes; Extent and relevance of experience in establishing and maintaining partnerships with UN agencies, NGOs as well as donors, private sector, universities, research institutions and government institutions and agencies; Depth of familiarity with fisheries and aquaculture sector in developing countries, and extent and relevance of experience in programme/project management, value chain analysis, sustainable fisheries and aquaculture management; Extent and relevance of experience in project coordination and an understanding of the purpose and functions of technical programmes, operational guidelines and programme/project management procedures, preferably those adopted by the United Nations or FAO would be considered an asset; Extent and relevance of experience in editing and publishing communication products related to fisheries and/or value chain activities; Working knowledge of both English and French is considered a strong asset.

Job Description:

  • The length of appointment for internal FAO candidates will be established in accordance with applicable policies pertaining to the extension of appointments • FAO is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender and nationality • People with disabilities are protected from any type of discrimination during any stage of employment, including the recruitment phase • All applications will be treated with the strictest confidentiality • The incumbent may be re-assigned to different activities and/or duty stations depending on the evolving needs of the Organization Organizational Setting The main aim of FAO country offices, which are headed by FAO Representatives, is to assist governments in developing policies, programmes and projects that achieve food security and reduce hunger and malnutrition; develop agricultural, fisheries and forestry sectors; and ensure the utilization of environmental and natural resources in a sustainable manner. The post is located in the FAO Representation in Cameroon. Reporting Lines The National Professional Officer reports to the Representative under the technical guidance of the Chief Technical Adviser (CTA) for the 'Sustainable Development of Fisheries and Aquaculture Value Chains in ACP Countries' project (FISH4ACP). Technical Focus Programme development, technical support, coordination and operational assistance, outreach and reporting to partners based on the knowledge of the local conditions, culture, language and institutions of the country of assignment. Key Results Research, technical analysis, and project related services to support the delivery of programme projects, products, and services. Key Functions Researches and analyses technical, social, economic, environmental, institutional, and technology related information, data and statistics and/or related policy issues to support the delivery of programme projects, products and services; Produces a variety of technical information, data, statistics and reports as well as input for technical documents and web pages; Provides technical support/analysis to various assessments, studies and initiatives and provides technical backstopping to field projects; Collaborates in the development of improved/updated tools, systems, processes, and databases; Participates in multidisciplinary teams, and/or leads working groups/teams collaborates with other departments and agencies on work groups and committees and promotes best practices; Collaborates in, provides technical backstopping to and ensures the quality/effectiveness of capacity development activities within member countries such as policy support, organizational development and individual learning events including preparation of related information, learning materials, online tools; Promotes knowledge sharing and best practices at international meetings and conferences and influences partners in stakeholder consultations; Supports resource mobilization activities in accordance with the FAO Corporate strategy. Specific Functions Acts as the Secretary to the FISH4ACP Value Chain Task Force (VC-TF) and organizes meetings and plans agendas. Prepares reports every six months for submission to the Project Management Unit (PMU), which will include information on results achieved, constraints and possible solutions, impact evaluation, as well as administrative and financial updates; Prepares and executes the FISH4ACP annual country level work plan and budget and oversees the preparation of the country level value chain work plan and budget; Develops and maintains partnerships with country and regional stakeholders who can contribute to achieving FISH4ACP value chain objectives; Collaborates closely with consultants (national and international) responsible for value chain project tasks and ensures the implementation of a sustainable systems-based value chain approach; Coordinates, collates and analyses quarterly value chain progress reports from the value chain task forces to gauge the impact of FISH4ACP interventions; Coordinates the knowledge sharing emerging from the value chain to ensure information is widely disseminated within the FISH4ACP project and externally; Oversees development and implementation of the FISH4ACP communication strategy at country level; Supports and monitors the value chain analysis (VCA) in the first year and the value chain development activities in years two through five of the project, facilitating linkages between stakeholders, including the formation of the VCA teams and value chain task forces, and the organization of value chain stakeholder workshops; Contributes to the data collection and analysis, as well as report-writing (as applicable), with a main focus on the strategy and implementation sections; Leads the regular monitoring and evaluation (M-E) of the programme, at country level, throughout the project duration, including the selection of value chain-specific indicators, as well as the regular reporting of progress to the CTA; Performs other duties as required. Please note that all candidates should adhere to FAO Values of Commitment to FAO, Respect for All and Integrity and Transparency. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________ GENERAL INFORMATION • Staff members in this category are recruited locally and paid according to a local salary scale. Salary scales are reviewed periodically on the basis of comprehensive surveys of the best prevailing conditions of employment in the locality. • FAO reserves the right not to make an appointment, to make an appointment at a lower grade, or to make an appointment with a modified job description. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________ CONDITIONS OF SERVICE A competitive compensation and benefits package is offered. For information on UN salaries, allowances and benefits, click on the following link: https://icsc.un.org/Resources/SAD/Booklets/sabeng.pdf FAO encourages a positive workplace culture to increase inclusivity and diversity within its workforce. FAO applies measures in which all staff members contribute equally and in full to the work and development of the Organization. This includes: • elements of family-friendly policies • flexible working arrangements • standards of conduct ______________________________________________________________________________________________________ HOW TO APPLY • To apply, visit the recruitment website at Jobs at FAO and complete your online profile. We strongly recommend that your profile is accurate, complete and includes your employment records, academic qualifications and language skills; • Candidates are requested to attach a letter of motivation to the online profile; • Once your profile is completed, please apply and submit your application; • Your application will be screened based on the information provided on your online profile; • Please note that FAO will only consider academic credentials or degrees obtained from an educational institution recognized in the IAU/UNESCO list; • Candidates may be requested to provide performance assessments and authorization to conduct verification checks of past and present work, character, education, military and police records to ascertain any and all information which may be pertinent to the employment qualifications; • Incomplete applications will not be considered; • Only applications received through the FAO recruitment portal will be considered; • We encourage applicants to submit the application well before the deadline date. If you need help, or have queries, please contact: Careers@fao.org

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