National Democratic Institute (NDI) Turkey is looking for Part-Time Finance and Administration Assistant

National Democratic Institute (NDI) Turkey

Ankara, Turkey

Part time

Finance and Administration Assistant

Sep 23

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The National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI) Turkey office seeks a Part-Time Finance and Administration Assistant for its Ankara office. The assistant will assist Sr. Finance and Admin Officer on finance and administrative tasks. 

Please see the Job Description below for more detail on the responsibilities and qualifications. To apply, send your resume, cover letter, and references in English to with “Finance and Administration Assistant” in the subject line by 06 October 2021. Please limit your cover letter to an explanation of why your experience is relevant to this role.


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TITLE: Part-time Finance and Administration Assistant

CLOSING DATE: 06 October 2021

PROGRAM:                                      Local Civic Engagement

STATUS:                      Part-Time


Finance Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist Sr. Finance Officer maintenance of finance systems and implementation of all procedures and control mechanisms. 
  • Assist Sr. Finance Officer in preparing documents for monthly reconciliations.
  • Preparing all kinds of forms related to accounting e.g. vouchers, expense log, note of expense (Gider Pusulası) etc. 
  • Manage archiving system for finance and administrative documents for both physical and digital archiving. 
  • Upload all scanned documents to Google Drive, and organize the files in logical sequence for easier future reference, paying attention to the transaction numbers assigned
  • Update tracker sheets of financial and administrative procedures in Google Drive regularly 
  • Prepare lodging forms for hotels, make sure hotel invoices are presented in proper form and received on time
  • Prepare per diem and travel reimbursement forms for seminar participants and NDI personnel
  • Other financial duties, as instructed by the Sr. Finance & Admin Officer. 

Administrative Duties

  • Assist Sr. Finance and Admin Officer overall administrative activities such as maintenance, mailing, procurement of supplies, equipment, preparations of bills
  • Organize and coordinate the NDI Turkey quarterly meetings and any other meetings in-person, such as arrangement of meeting hall, projection, catering, etc. 
  • Provide support for staff and program participant travel forms and processes, such as travel itineraries, travel authorization form (TA form), flight/bus tickets, hotel reservations, airport transfers, collection of receipts, etc. 
  • Coordinate with Sr. Finance and Admin officer all procurement processes for programs and office operations, with following NDI procurement policy
  • Make necessary visits to legal authorities for submission of legal documents, such as appendix 4 and appendix 8 forms. 
  • Assist in the accurate and timely completion and tracking of documentation for personnel files. Upload scanned documents to Google Drive
  • Other administrative duties, as instructed by Sr. Finance & Admin Officer. 

Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in economic, business administration or other administrative science at a recognized college or university
  • Minimum one (1) year of experience in finance/admin assistance; experience in international non-governmental organizations is an asset 
  • Turkish citizenship
  • Fluent in Turkish, excellent oral and written communications skills in English 
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Programs, experience with finance software is an asset
  • Working knowledge of Gmail, Google Calendar and Google Drive
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Knowledge of Turkish financial and accounting procedures is an asset
  • Ability to travel to locations in Turkey
  • Good interpersonal skills to effectively interact with all levels of staff, international personnel, and administrative, logistical and operational contacts is not an employment agency; rather, it is an online platform publishing the job opportunities in the civil society. It doesn’t collect personal backgrounds for applications or accept or evaluate job applications. Those who would like to make job applications are supposed to send their applications directly to the own system or e-mail address of the nonprofit organization itself. özel istihdam bürosu olarak çalışmamaktadır. Sivil alandaki iş ilanlarını yayınlayan online bir platformdur. İş başvuruları için özgeçmiş toplamaz, iş başvurularını kabul etmez ve değerlendirmez. İş başvurusunda bulunmak isteyen kişiler, başvurularını direkt olarak ilgili sivil toplum kuruluşunun kendi sistemine veya e-mail adresine yapar.

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National Democratic Institute (NDI) Turkey

Based in Ankara since 1997, NDI's Turkey-focused programs have supported strengthening Turkey’s democratic processes, helping to encourage transparenc...