Workers in Lebanon

Finance Officer

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    Susan Rafat

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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MSELECT is looking to hire a Finance Officer for a consultancy client in Erbil. Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years of experience and be fluent in English and Kurdish.


We are looking for an experienced finance/accounting professional with effective communication and problem-solving skills to join the team.


Essential Skills


Accounting/Finance professional

  • 2-5 years’ experience in an accounting or finance role within a large public or private organization


Data analysis

  • Experience in consolidating and formatting raw data and performing data analysis to assist management decision making


Process improvement

  • Experience documenting “as-is” processes and proposing effective and efficient improvements



  • Confident interacting with key stakeholders and contributing to team discussions


Research and Reporting Writing

  • Experience conducting research and preparing summaries and analysis



  • Confident with verbal and written translation between English and Kurdish


Intellectual Curiosity

  • The ability to look beyond the obvious and question the status quo


Desirable Skills

  • Experience, in a fast-paced, multi-stakeholder environment in the public or private sector
  • Experience working with projects and programmes
  • Knowledge of the way in which the Government operates in Kurdistan
  • Spoken and written English, Kurdish and Arabic


Required Qualifications

• BA in Accounting or similar area, relevant professional qualification is an added advantage.


*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process