Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation presented by
Swiss Cooperation Office, Office of the Embassy of Switzerland, Minsk
announces a vacancy
Chief of Finance and Administration (CFA)
The CFA will be responsible for the day-to-day financial management, coordination and supervision of the project activities, financial and operational accounting in International Accounting Standards (IAS), financial planning, budgeting, controlling, auditing, project cycle management (PCM), and administrative tasks in accordance with rules and procedures of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.
Qualifications and experience:
• University degree;   
• IAS knowledge;   
• Good written and spoken English; German is an asset;  
• Excellent computer skills (especially Excel; SAP and Navision accounting software is an asset); 
• Experience with project management is an asset;  
• Work experience 2 years at least.
The vacancy is open for the residents of the Republic of Belarus. 
Work schedule: 100% (i.e. 40 hours/week), office is situated in centre of Minsk 
Beginning: May 1, 2008 
Duration of contract: 1 year with possible extension depending on the performance evaluation.
For more details on SDC activities in Belarus please refer to  

Candidates should submit their applications in English (a cover letter and CV) by e-mail to until April 14th, 2008 to be eligible for consideration. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Klara Tsetkin 18, 220004 Minsk, Republic of Belarus Tel. +375 17 211 00 25, Tel Fax +375 17 211 00 24