Senior Accountant

Papua New-Guinea (PNG) is a country with a huge need of Bible translation. However, if a key person is lacking in the finance department, all other staff could potentially be hindered in their work. Therefore we are looking for an experienced


Senior Accountant

Main Responsibilities:

• Accounting related to fixed assets and local value-added tax

• Higher-level reconciliations and adjustments

• Review of transactions for appropriate accounting and sufficient documentation

• Authorization of bank payments after appropriate review

• Changes to the chart of accounts

• Assisting finance department and regional book keepers

• Training and advising Finance office bookkeeping and clerical staff

• Prepare accounting reports and analysis as required by leadership


Special skills needed


• Personal relationship with Jesus Christ

• A church that stands behind you

• Team-mindset, resilience and ability to work without close supervision

• General Accounting experience plus industry experience as accountant or auditor strongly preferred

• Able to meet deadlines and work under pressure

• Organized, methodical and responsible work habits

• (Desirable) Experience working in a cross-cultural context.


Place: Ukarumpa in Papua New-Guinea

Language: English

Minimum age: 25


Please contact us, if you see this job as an option for you. Our main goal is to help you find your place in God’s mission.

Organisation Wycliffe Schweiz
Typ Job
Dauer Langzeitjob
Zeitraum Datum nach Absprache
Region(en) Australien/ Ozeanien
Land/Länder Papua-Neuguinea
Berufsfeld Verwaltung
Sprachkenntnisse Englisch
Mindestalter 25
Finanzierung Please note that, although we gladly help candidates build up their support base, this job is non-salaried. A successful applicant will be required to raise their own financial support from interested friends, family and churches. Some people choose to fu
Kontakt Wycliffe Schweiz / Personalteam
032 342 76 46