Vacancy Announcement – Admin & Finance Officer – The Story Kitchen

The Story Kitchen (TSK) is a not for profit distributing company registered in September 2012 under the Companies Act, 2006 Nepal. We envision a society, where every woman’s voice is heard, her existence is accepted, her work is counted and her contribution is valued. Our mission is to add women’s voices and their perspective to the stories. We are driven by the passionate belief that sharing and listening to the stories can build the movement and it helps to ignite social change. By utilizing narrative journalism we aim to tell the true stories through multimedia, which contains accurate and well- researched information.
TSK invites application from qualified Nepali citizens for the following position:

Name of the Position: Admin & Finance Officer (AFO)
Number of the Position: 1 (One)
Duty Station: Kathmandu

Major responsibilities: The Admin & Finance Associate (AFO) works under the direct supervision of the Senior Finance Officer to support in the administrative and financial management of TSK. S/he will be responsible for preparing vouchers for all the cash and bank payments, providing support to meet the compliance with government regulations in financial and other matters (E.g. Registration, approval, taxation and labor laws); and timely payment of taxes and dealing with bank and other service providers for the timely payment. The applicant should have sound knowledge and experience of VAT system and its filing procedure. Moreover, s/he will be responsible for providing administrative support required for office management and program implementation.

Required Qualifications: The Admin & Finance Officer (AFO) will have a Bachelor’s degree in related faculty with 2 years of work experience or intermediate level education with 5 years of work experience in finance and administration related work. S/he will have a good knowledge of accounting standards, tax and VAT policies of Nepal with knowledge of E-TDS. Good working knowledge of computer and related software (Excel and Microsoft Word) is desirable including Nepali and English Typing. The ideal candidate should have a passionate belief in The Story Kitchen’s vision and mission.
Applications including a cover letter, recent Curriculum Vitae (CV) with at least one reference and contact information must be sent to the following email address by mentioning the name of the position in email subject line. The deadline to submit the application is Tuesday, 8 January 2019.
Email: info@thestorykitchen.org and thestorykitchen@gmail.com (Please use both email address)

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interview. Telephone calls will not be entertained.