Plan India
Accounts & Administration Coordinator
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Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Dec 05 2021



Job title Accounts & Administration Coordinator –Odisha

Department: Program Implementation

Location: Any one of the targeted district (Angul, Balesore, Bargarh, Boudh, Jagatsinghpur, Jajpur, Kendujhar, Mayurbhanj & Sundargarh)

Salary: Between Rs. 65,000/- to Rs. 75,000/- Per Month depending on the experience of the candidate and last drawn salary

Contract Duration: 7 Months ( January 1, 2022 to July 31, 2022) Extendable

Level Of Contact With Children: : 3 (None or rare contact with children)

The position holder shall be responsible to adhere & work within the ambit of Plan India’s Safeguarding Children & Young People Policy & Gender Equality Policies.

Plan India is a nationally registered not for profit organisation striving to advance children’s rights and equality for girls, thus creating a lasting impact in the lives of vulnerable and excluded children and their communities. Since 1979, Plan India and its partners have improved the lives of millions of children and young people by enabling them access to protection, quality education and healthcare services, a healthy environment, livelihood opportunities and participation in decisions which affect their lives. Plan India currently works directly with communities, government, donors and other civil society members and groups in 14 states across 19,000+ communities in 5,500 villages/ slums and has touched the lives of 1.9+ million children, out of which over a million are girls.

Plan India is a member of the Plan International Federation, an independent development and humanitarian organization that advances children’s rights and equality for girls. Plan International is actively working in more than 70 countries.

About the project:

Plan India is going to implement a project with the aim to increase the demand for, distribution and uptake of COVID-19 vaccination, particularly for the vulnerable and marginalized populations in 9 Districts of Odisha. The proposed intervention will focus on augmenting the Government’s COVID-19 vaccination programme with the objective to reduce vaccine hesitancy and increase demand for vaccine and strengthen the last mile connectivity. Plan India proposes to intervene in 18 blocks 2 blocks spread across nine targeted district of Odisha. While block saturation model will be adopted to cover the entire blocks from these blocks 450 locations (hard-to-reach area, vulnerable locations that are having poor COVID vaccination) Intensive intervention will be done in these location along with working in other locations/villages of the block. Four pronged approach to be adopted i.e. 1) awareness generation; 2) community engagement; 3) Strengthening service delivery and 4) innovation in last mile delivery. The duration of the project is from December 1, 2021 to July 31, 2022.


The Accounts & Administration coordinator would be responsible to manage the financial & administration aspect of grant project implementation in the state of Odisha

Job Description:

• Managing all financial and administrative matters related to the project implementation, maintaining adequate accounting records/review all incoming invoices, vouchers, and receipts.
• Prepare all payment vouchers, obtain appropriate approvals and signatures/ submitting timely financial reports to the National office, as well as maintaining day-to-day administrative operations.
• Assist in the identification of vendors, quotes for price comparison/ Draft purchase orders.
• Extend support in the timely completion of internal & external audits
• Support state project manager in project administration and team management.

Reporting to: The Accounts & Administration Coordinator will be reporting to the State Project Manager-Odisha on all issues associated with his/her work responsibilities.


• Masters Degree in business administration, business studies, business management, Graduate in Commerce or related field, with a specialization in Finance
• Minimum of 3 years of progressive and relevant work experience in a similar organization on similar profile
• Experience with donor finance reporting and ability to manage the field level finance related issues.
• Experience in administration
• Demonstrated ability to work in a team and outstanding communication skills to effectively communicate within and outside the organization to collect and consolidate relevant financial data
• Proficiency in Computerized Financial Management/ Accounting packages, Microsoft Office
• Experience of working with national/ international NGO will be given preference.
• Experience of working in the direct implementation program/project
• Excellent knowledge of Local language(Odiya) and English (Speaking, Reading and Writing)
• Ability to do multitasking

Compensation and Employment:

Plan is an equal opportunity employer and qualified women candidates are encouraged to apply. Our policies and procedures reflect our commitment to child rights and child protection.

How to apply

Please send us your updated resume along with a suitability note (single Word document only) for the position of “Accounts & Administration Coordinator” at Please mention “Accounts & Administration Coordinator” in the subject line. Please mention compensation details in your resume. Last date for sending applications is 05th December, 2021.

Given the volume of applications received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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