FINANCE VOLUNTEER @ NGO Providing Education in Ghana

Job Title: FINANCE VOLUNTEER @ NGO Providing Education in Ghana
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Reference: 400
Contact Name: Neil Jennings
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 19, 2019 10:43

Job Description

AfID offers volunteer assignments across the UK, Africa, Asia & South America including Trustee/Treasurer roles and Capacity Building placements from 2 to 12 weeks.


Our partner runs a senior school and farm in Wioso, Ghana, providing sustainable and high quality education to 200 pupils. It also runs a three acre farm both for nutritional school meals and to teach sustainable farming, as well as a twenty acre commercial organic farm whose profits support the costs of the school.

Finance Volunteer Role

The charity is in need of an experienced finance volunteer to help put together historic accounts for 2018/19, and set up a new accounting system for the current and future years. The intention is to move both the UK and the Ghana operation onto a basic online accounting package.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Produce accounts for year ending January 2019
  • Set up charity on online accounting package
  • Advise on financial controls

Time Commitment

It is anticipated that the initial account preperation work and system setup would take an initial 8-10 days approximately, and then the role will go down to two days a month.


About Us

AfID are leading specialists in supporting NGOs operating globally with their financial management capacity & recruitment needs.

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