Vacancy Announcement of MYEO (Myanmar Youth Empowerment Opportunities)
Assistant Finance Officer
Myanmar Youth Empowerment Opportunities (MYEO) is a social impact-driven edtech. Our mission is to equip all of Myanmar’s new graduates with the skills to be valuable members of the workforce and community.
Youths in Myanmar are in a vulnerable employment situation, either unemployed or underemployed. At the same time, organizations in Myanmar urge more qualified employees, particularly for jobs in the new economy.
Despite the challenges in work conditions for youth and low skilled workforce, Myanmar presents an encouraging opportunity on the adoption of mobile technology: +20 million people in the country use Facebook or Messenger. To seize that opportunity, MYEO has created a mobile-based online solution that nurtures youth employability and paves the way to build a high-skilled workforce for organizations in Myanmar.
MYEO has a team of +30 people, with experience in technology, education, marketing and data analysis. Since 2014, the startup has been impacting the lives of thousands of youths in Myanmar, including +12,000 youths trained exclusively online, +50,000 youths using MYEO's learning chatbots and +130,000 youths engaging with MYEO's Facebook community.
Duties & Responsibilities
To prepare cash and bank payment and receipts vouchers with the supportive documents in compliance with relevant policies.
To handle contacts with local and foreign banks for payment and any fundraising purposes
To keep all accounting transactions and reconcile accounting with actual cash/bank balance at the end of weekly.
To submit the assigned reports are timely to the immediate supervisor.
To assist in the preparation of Monthly/Yearly FRD reports and tax returns.
To prepare the audit documents and liaising with internal, external, and regulatory auditors.
To assist the Finance Manager in the coordination and directing of the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and reporting variances as well as development of internal control policies and procedures.
To provide necessary guidance to the Operation Teams when engaging with the Finance Team.
To carry out any other duties assigned by the immediate supervisor.
Minimum level of education is a bachelor’s degree with additional qualifications in the accounting field.
At least 2 years’ experience as Finance & Accounting in a financial institution or Profit & Non-Profit Organization.
Strong networking, communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to communicate and enhance communication between government departments, Banks and other Financial Institutions
Must have strong experience in using various Finance & Accounting Software and advance in Microsoft Package and G-Suit products for financial matters.
Ability to communicate effectively in both English and Burmese required.
Equal Opportunity Employer
MYEO is an equal opportunity employer. MYEO does not discriminate against any applicant for employment on any basis including, but not limited to: race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, and marital status. MYEO welcomes and encourages candidates from underrepresented communities to join the team.
Interested candidates are welcome to submit Curriculum Vitae (CV) to the following contact.
Myanmar Youth Empowerment Opportunities