Job Details
Employer: Somali Community Concern
Job Title: Accountant
Job Type: Full-Time
Location: Somalia
Category: Other

1. Introduction

Since 2003 Somali Community Concern (SCC) has been operating in South/Central Somalia with life-saving and developmental programs and services reaching over 30,000 IDP Children, 140,000 IDP and 120,000 vulnerable elderly men and youths. Currently, SCC implements programs in Education, WASH and Protection. From emergency response through post-conflict development work, in a great variety of roles in the emergency situations, Somali Community Concern staff is a force for humanity and hope. If you’re skilled and passionate, we’d like to add your energy to ours to run GBV program supported by SHF. Careers at the SCC are as wide-ranging and far-reaching as our work. Encouraging staff development through promotion, transfer and rehire at the SCC is long-term career paths and helps employees grow within the organization. At any given moment and on any given day, SCC staff members are restlessly and effectively working for life saving of the most vulnerable among us—to restore hope, dignity and freedom. SCC and all its workers adhere to values and principles outlined in SCC manuals for Professional code of Conduct. In accordance with these values, SCC operates and enforces policies on Beneficiary Protection from exploitation and abuse, Child Safeguarding, Anti Workplace Harassment, Fiscal Integrity, and Anti-Retaliation.

2. Summary of Responsibilities:

The accountant’s duty is to ensure the accounting, fiscal and analytical treatment of all SCC financial operations, but also duly guarantee the accounting data entrance in Quickbook system by monthly and quarterly, and finally the closure of the projects with Somali Community Concern (SCC).

3. Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Receive all supporting documents for financial transactions.
  • Perform the necessary checking before data entering (verify invoices, POs, DN etc.)
  • Prepare the accounting documents and submit them for validation.
  • Enter all accounting transactions data into Quick book system
  • Carry out the checking of data registration:
  • Prepare the inventory worksheets and ensure their compliance with the accounting statements
  • File and keep track of all accounting documents with supporting documents; of all daily, monthly and quarterly transactions, including the supporting documentation for bank statements and reconciliations. Manage day-to-day activities to meet the financial obligations of the organization.
  • Assist the Financial officer in preparing the “Financial monitoring and Budgetary control
  • Statement” and the periodic statements of cash flow and financial situation.

4.Required Qualification/Experience & Competencies:

  • 2 to 5 Years’ experience as an accountant or an accountant assistant or relevant role.
  • University degree in Accountancy.
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office and intuit Quickbook Software
  • Have good communication skills
  • Excellent organization and detail-oriented skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and at flexible hours.


SCC considers all applicants on the basis of merit without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability.
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