Finance Mentor

Vacancy Number:03
Title: Finance Mentor
Category:Accounting & Finance
Duration:6 months
Exp.: 2019-04-24-(3 Months Ago)
Jobs no:1
Salary:As per company policy


Organization: Quest Financial Services | About Quest Financial Services
City: Kabul
Country: AF


Education:MBA or Bachelor’s Degree in Business Accounting Economics or a related field or 7+ ACCA papers
Work Experience:Note: your ability to follow instructions and will Years

The Finance Mentor is responsible to manage multiple Afghan businesses as assigned delivering excellent services and providing high-quality mentorship. Specific responsibilities include:

  1. Conduct business assessments.

  2. Develop tailored assistance plans.

  3. Provide mentoring to the client accounting and finance team interns business owners and managers.

  4. Give weekly assignments to client staff and intern reviewing progress on a regular basis.

  5. Develop financial literacy among staff managers and owners.

  6. Deliver feedback on client business performance.

  7. Prepare formal monthly progress reports.

  8. Help each business to meet the below-mentioned objectives:

  • Have a bookkeeping system in place that tracks income and expenses by sales channel and costs by type and associated with the appropriate product and staff trained to maintain it.

  • Understand their cost of goods sold allocating costs to the right product.

  • Have staff capable of tracking accounts payable and receivable (including ageing) closing out books on a monthly basis and making accurate tax office filings on time.

  • Be capable of producing statements that improve the bankability of those businesses that need loans.

  • Have management capable of using financial information for planning and decision making and for monitoring the performance of their own business plans.

Duties & Responsibilities

We are looking for qualified candidates with an MBA or business related degree OR 7+ ACCA papers passed with at least 4 years of experience in the field of accounting or financial management. We seek people who are loyal honest hardworking willing to learn and competent in working with Afghan businesses to improve their financial systems.  

This is a 6-month position with a possible contract extension of up to an additional 12 months

Submission Guideline

Note: your ability to follow instructions and willingness to learn will be judged by how well you follow the instructions for submitting an application.

Candidates should submit their cover letter and CV in a single combined PDF document by email to [email protected] Please limit the PDF document to no more than five pages and put your first and last name in the title of the PDF document.
Candidates must fill out an online application form in order to be considered for an interview. After emailing your cover letter and CV to [email protected] you will receive an automatic email response with a link to the online application form.

Email: [email protected]