in India is working since 1966 to eliminate avoidable blindness
and to ensure that people who are irreversibly blind are supported
adequately to lead lives of independence and dignity. Sightsavers
focusses on collaborating with various departments of the state
governments to scale up operations for eye health, inclusive
education and social inclusion – our three core areas of work.
Our vision is of a world where no one is blind from
avoidable causes and where visually impaired people participate
equally in society. Each year, we improve the lives of millions of
people in the poorest parts of the world.
India has an exciting opportunity for a Finance Consultant to join
a dynamic and high performing Programme and Finance team. S/he
will work with the team members in terms of Programme Financial
Accounting & Documentation, Support for HR Management and
Administration & Procurement.
This position is on
a third-party payroll reporting to Area Finance and Support
Service Manager and is based out of Bhopal-Madhya Pradesh.
Contract will be a period of 11 months and is on a renewal basis
subject to performance and availability of funds. Total CTC to
this position is Rs 40K per month which commensurate with
Finance consultant will be responsible for
effective implementation of projects across the State. S/he will
oversee the program financial accounting of Sightsavers’ core
programme in the state of Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh,
Chhattisgarh, and Rajasthan; will ensure:
Planning, Budgeting and forecasting for the directly implemented
• Onsite support to the programme team for
conducting training, meeting & workshops.
timely release of funds to partners, vendors, consultants etc.
compliance to donor requirements (timely and quality reporting)
• Compile and review Partners Monthly
Financial Report and provide feedback.
• Compute taxes
owed, ensuring compliance with payment.
• Support to Admin
& finance team for Vendor identification at the state level,
collection of documents & quotation
candidate will hold a BCom /M.Com from any recognized university
about 4-5 years of Post Qualification experience preferably in a
NGO / INGO environment having experience of financial management,
programme & project management, HRM and administration.
Knowledge of eye health would be a plus
Candidates should apply latest by 15th June 2021
with latest resume, giving details of gross present emoluments and
two references to: firstname.lastname@example.org
must be accompanied by a note (around 300 words) describing why
the candidate thinks s/he is suitable for the position. Kindly
mention Finance Consultant-Bhopal /21/1 in the subject line of the
As an equal opportunity employer, we actively
encourage applications from all sections of the community.
Qualified people living with a disability are particularly
encouraged to apply.
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