The National Authorization Officer`s Support Unit (NAO SU) was established in June 2003 under the Debt & Aid Management Division within the Ministry of Finance, Economic Planning and Development. The Unit was established in line with Article 35 of Annex IV of the ACP-EU Cutaneous Partnership Agreement of June 2000 to support the Government of Malawi in the coordination and management of EU financed interventions throughout the country. The Government of Malawi signed, under the 11th EDF, a new Financing Agreement with the EU for project known as “Support Measures for Management of EDF Resources” work (15 Million to be implemented until 2023. The Overall objective of the project is to contribute to sustainable growth and poverty reduction in Malawi through effective delivery of EU development cooperation in Malawi across all sectors of EU intervention in Malawi.
The Unit is therefore inviting applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates to fill the following position:
Job Title: Accountant
NAO-SU Salary level: Grade 2
Immediate Supervisor: Head of Finance and Administration (Imprest Accounting Officer)
PURPOSE OF THE JOB
To provide accounting services, in compliance with the EU Accounting System to the NAO-Support Measures for Management of EDF Resources Programme Estimate and to backstop the Programme Accountants when required to do so.
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