The Project Financial Management Specialist will be responsible for the overall management of the project financial matters as part of the project implementation arrangements, in accordance with the relevant Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica [GoCD] and International Bank for Reconstruction and Development [IBRD] financial management requirements.

Responsibilities include:

1. Maintaining an integral accounting system for all approved Project activities, utilizing standard

accounting procedures, which will ensure full documentation and recording of sources and uses

of funds;

2. Preparing the Financial Management Reports and Financial Statements for all the Project

activities;

3. Ensuring that Project expenditures are incurred for the intended purpose; and

4. Together with the Ministry of Health and Environment (MoHE) and Ministry of Finance (MoF) or

in the Project Coordination Unit (PCU), build the financial management capacities of MoHE and

MoF and of the Project implementing entities.

Qualifications and Experience

• A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Business Administration with at least five (5) years related

working experience;

• Internationally recognized accounting qualification (e.g. CA, ACCA, CPA, etc.);

• Familiarity with and knowledge of fiduciary and disbursement procedures of the World Bank;

• Direct experience working with donor-financed (preferably World Bank financed) projects;

• Experience with the government accounting procedures for Dominica or any Caribbean countries.

Preferably, direct working experience with the government or international organizations

Click here to view the Terms of Reference and Scope of Services for the Position of Financial Management Specialist

Applicants whose qualifications and experience are in line with the Terms of Reference are invited to submit their applications with detailed Curriculum Vitae (hard copy and or electronic) no later than March 31st 2017 to:

Mr. Davis Letang 

Permanent Secretary 

Ministry of Health and Environment 

Top Floor, 

Government Headquarters 

Kennedy Avenue, 

Roseau 

Commonwealth of Dominica 

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Mr. Collin Guiste 

Project Coordinator 

Project Coordination Unit 

Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Project 

38 Cork Street (First Floor), 

Roseau 

Commonwealth of Dominica 

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Please visit the Government’s website at www.dominica.gov.dm  and the DVRP’s Website www.dvrp.gov.dm  for additional information.

Posted: 10/03/2017