Job Announcement: Finance Officer
20 January 2017 10:58 am
|Salary & Benefits
|12 February 2017, midnight Bangkok Time (UTC+7)
|20-24 February 2017
About the Organisation
The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) is a membership-based regional human rights organisation founded in 1991 with the mission to promote and protect all human rights, including the right to development, through collaboration and cooperation between human rights defenders and organisations in Asia.
At present, it has 58 member organisations across 19 countries in Asia working on a wide range of issues related to human rights, democracy, and development in their respective countries. Its regional Secretariat is located in Bangkok, Thailand, and has offices in Jakarta, Geneva, and Kathmandu.
FORUM-ASIA is committed to building a peaceful, just, equitable and ecologically sustainable community of peoples and societies in Asia where all human rights of all individuals, groups and peoples—in particular, the poor, marginalised and discriminated peoples—are fully respected and realised in accordance with internationally accepted human rights norms and standards. It advocates human rights issues through engagement with governments, inter-governmental organisations and the United Nations for the better promotion and protection of all human rights.
FORUM-ASIA has special consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).
|Duties and Responsibilities
| Reporting to the Finance Manager, the Finance Officer shall do the following:
Budget Planning and Monitoring
Financial Analysis, Reconciliation and Reporting
|Basic Qualifications and Criteria
Interested applicants are requested to fill in the Job Application Form and return the form by email together with a self-introduction letter and two recommendation letters to [email protected] before 12 February 2017, midnight Bangkok Time (UTC+7). Late applications will not be considered.
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview to be conducted in Bangkok or by Skype. The interview may include a written or practical assessment.