Finance Assistant (Iran Nationals Only) - Iran


The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization with 60 years of experience in helping to create a safer and more dignified life for displaced populations. NRC started operation in the Islamic Republic of Iran in 2012. We deliver humanitarian assistance in 4 provinces in the sectors of Education, Food Security and livelihoods, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Shelter construction, as well as Information, Counseling and Legal Assistance (ICLA).
All NRC employees are expected to work in accordance with the organization’s core values: dedication, innovation, inclusivity and accountability. These attitudes and believes shall guide our actions and relationships.
NRC reserves a right to close application process prior to assigned closing date.

Job description

  • Adhere to NRC policies, tools, handbooks and guidelines
  • Assist with the implementation of the Finance Department portfolio according to plan of action
  • Prepare and develop status reports as required by management
  • Ensure proper filing of documents
  • Promote and share ideas for improvement of the Finance Department
  • Maintain cash and bank book and balances permanently up to date
  • Assist the Finance Department in the process of registering and securing the supporting documents in order to prepare audits


  • At least 1 year of experience in a similar position or University Degree in Finance or Accounting
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
  • Good knowledge of English, written and spoken; Fluent Farsi written and spoken

Education field

  • Finance / Economics

Education level

  • College / University, Bachelor's degree


  • English
  • Persian (Farsi)

We offer

  • Contract until end of December 2017 with 3 months probation period.

Miscellaneous info

  • Travel: Some travelling must be expected
Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.
  • Organization: NRC - Norwegian Refugee Council
  • Location: Tehrān
  • Grade: Services and Support
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Finance and Banking
    • Emergency Aid
  • Closing Date: 2017-01-26

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