Reporting to the Accountant, the Accounting Associate will safeguard the assets (financial and physical) of MSH and ultimately the donors’ against fraud, loss or misuse and to ensure proper documentation and processing of the finances of the organization. S/he will be conversant with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and MSH policy. She/he is primarily responsible for, but is not limited to, payments for activities and operations, petty cash and activity advance
Degree in accounting or other equivalent accounting qualifications with a minimum of 3 years experience in accounting functions. Ability to deal with multiple tasks and to adhere to tight deadlines is essential. Experience with QuickBooks (preferred) or other computerized accounting software as well as MS Excel, is a definite advantage. Excellent oral and written communication skills in English. Strong computer and organizational skills and excellent time management skills are an added advantage.