Finance Officer

Oikocredit is looking for a Finance Officer

Oikocredit is a worldwide cooperative and social investor providing credit and equity to low-income earners and small businesses through microfinance institutions across the developing world and directly to trade cooperatives, fair trade organizations and small to medium enterprises (SMEs).

Oikocredit is privately financed through investments from individuals and organizations. Oikocredit has a development financing portfolio totalling € 806 million, invested across 63 countries worldwide. Oikocredit has 8 regional offices, 34 country offices, an International office in the Netherlands and approximately 250 staff worldwide.

For the past 25 years, Oikocredit has been a trusted social investor providing financial services and capacity building support in the Philippines. Together with its partners, Oikocredit aims to create stronger, more resilient and socially responsive enterprises in the next 25.

Finance Officer

Oikocredit is currently looking for a Capacity Building Officer for Agriculture who is a Filipino national to be based in Quezon City.

The Finance Officer (FO) provides both operational and programmatic support to the organization.  The FO  assists on all strategic and tactical matters as they relate to maintenance of accurate financial reporting,  budget management and finance planning. The FO  ensures that  financial policies and direction are set and implemented, while also being an active participant in, and driver of, the organization’s overall strategy. The finance officer is responsible for maintaining financial and accounting records in order to meet legal requirements and support the operations.

Education and experience

  • Must be a licensed CPA;
  • Academic qualifications in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration or related field
  • At least 8 years of senior work experience in accounting/bookkeeping  or  other key positions in corporate finance;
  • Adept at financial analysis
  • Computer literate with advanced skills in Excel and Word.  Knowledge in PowerPoint is a plus
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English is a must

Mail or send your letter of application with curriculum vitae by 23 October 2015 to

Oikocredit EDCS, U.A. Phil. Representative Office
Unit 503 Transorient Maritime Building
No. 66 Timog Avenue, Sacred Heart
Quezon City, Philippines

For further information you can visit Selection interviews will be held after 23 October 2015.   Please take note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.