Consultants needed For Digital Property Taxation Initiative in Ghana


Position Sort Temporary/Deal/Challenge Functioning Expertise Not Specified Education and learning Stage Other Professional Qualification Sector Project Positions Qualifications Other Qualified Description Digital Assets Taxation Initiative (DPTI) Background, Rationale and Objective of the DPTI Africa is the quickest urbanising continent on the plant (ICTD, 2019). In Ghanaian cities, the proof is obvious with at any time-growing building and demand for properties in the major cities. To give enough community merchandise and services, and devote in sustainable infrastructure at the regional amounts, Ghanaians cities require a steady form of funding at the subnational level. Residence taxation is equitable and supplies the most sustainable kind of regional governing administration funding. In the formulated nations, on typical, assets taxation account for about 2. 2% of GDP. Apparently, residence taxation helps make up only .38% of GDP in Africa (ICTD, 2019). With booming cities in Ghana by way of the expansion in affluence stage, the continuous influx of people into the region for oil or other firms, and climbing commitment into the home sector, residence taxation now provides a great option to increase the required profits to finance community progress. Getting a productive initiative to tax homes in just Ghanaian metropolitan areas could support present a secured kind of financing in vital regions these types of as health care, sanitation, education and offer immediate guidance to the susceptible at the neighborhood stage. The principal challenge to properly layout a home taxation program in Ghana and other establishing international locations is the lack of knowledge about home possession details and standard valuation data. In Ghana, the government’s electronic assets addressing program (now underway) will be pivotal to the good results of any assets taxation initiative. So far, few properties (predominantly in large cities) have been captured on the procedure, indicating that houses liable for the payment of taxes (in some picked areas) can be commonly assessed, but not so conveniently in other regions. As the federal government options to finish the method shortly, it will be an added instrument for DRM mobilization. Just one critical dilemma that usually crops up with regards to house taxation is ‘should central or neighborhood governments be dependable for its selection and administration? Across Africa, there is a wonderful variation in observe – but just one especially significant divide is that in between francophone and anglophone nations around the world. The former usually adopt centralized devices, while the latter normally decentralize vital elements of home taxation such as selection and administration (Goodfellow, 2017). The area federal government Act (Act 936 of 2016) delivers the legal basis for fiscal decentralization which involves assigning of expenditure duties and profits building powers from the centre to the reduce amounts of authorities. This empowers the local authorities to accumulate/administer selected taxes which include those levied on qualities. Motionless belongings (homes) are suitable for taxing domestically because as opposed to firms, they are not simply shifted involving localities to escape any boost in local premiums. Serious estate is the supreme immobile asset, making the recurrent home tax especially perfectly-suited to local control (Goodfellow, 2017). Administering assets taxes domestically has a amount of benefits. First, residence taxes if perfectly administered and revenue nicely made use of could assistance create accountability among area governments offering expert services and the populace applying these solutions. Secondly, administering house taxes domestically can assistance fortify the link between houses and simple neighborhood products and services these kinds of as h2o, sanitation and regional roads. Furthermore, property taxation necessitates understanding of the community terrain – neighborhood authorities tend to have very good nearby know-how of homes and their entrepreneurs like new types under building. For that reason, administering this sort of a tax regionally has an gain of minimizing possible for tax dodging. Again, there is higher incentive for collection of the taxes if the earnings directly finishes up in their accounts, as opposed to when the revenue is to be sent to the central governing administration for redistribution. Finally, with the election of metropolitan, municipal, and district chief executives (MMDCEs) on class, there is a larger incentive for neighborhood manage of home taxes. For example, in which opposition get together requires of an assembly, staying in a position to accumulate their personal taxes could support get over the incidence of becoming staved of central govt resources. A person of the key challenges to productive residence taxation is lack of trusted data about houses (which includes benefit) and owners. This is since in most circumstances, residence taxation is administered manually. To improve residence tax revenue, conquer capability constraints, enhance info , streamline administrative performance, decrease corruption and improve transparency it is crucial to have an ICT led procedure. The Digital Assets Taxation Initiative (DPTI) For effective residence taxation, it is significant to manage a property tax sign up. The assets tax sign up should have a suggests to promptly establish and value recently- recognized homes, and update the price of present homes in line with inflation, depreciation or other economic elements. This is a repetitive method that can be accelerated by new technological innovation, to aid computer assisted mass appraisal (CAMA) – the use of technologies to automate features of house identification, details selection and the output (and verification) of property values primarily based on that underlying facts (Goodfellow, 2017). The electronic assets taxation initiative aims to use an IT-led technique (mobile- enabled software) to acquire facts about homes and house owners, supply standardized valuation, and use GPS to generate assets maps to improve residence taxes at the subnational level. Much more specially, the DPTI aims to check out and guidance piloting of home taxation in selected area federal government parts in Ghana to crank out evidence for influencing nationwide coverage on home taxation in Ghana. The task is to be undertaken using an internet software (App). Specific Item and Aims of the DPTI To develop Digital App platform (software package or Application) able of administering standardized residence taxation for profits mobilization and administration with E-payment possibilities and interfaces with the Monetary Units of neighborhood assemblies. To generate evidence of ratable houses and businesses for improved profits selection and at neighborhood assemblies To guarantee regularity in billing, standardized valuation and exact sign-up of attributes and their proprietors at the subnational level Concentrate on Viewers and Stakeholders The DPTI targets house owners (particular person and company house owners) in two picked districts in Northern (Sagnarigu Municipal) and Western (Shama District) regions. The venture intends to greatly enhance assets tax income at the area assemblies using an IT-led method (cellular-enabled application) and program which can combine into the economical program of the Assemblies for the tax selection. Predicted results The digital residence tax initiative is anticipated to aid enrich regional tax revenue from attributes and company institutions. In the long-time period, the electronic property tax initiative is expected to deliver a basis for countrywide conversation on property tax administration reforms to market performance and improve income general performance at equally the sub-countrywide and nationwide stages. To attain this ambition, we have articulated 3 pathways: Stage 1 : selecta guide to layout the cell-enabled software and an inhouse system (desktop) to administer the house taxation process – to capture facts of properties and entrepreneurs Section 2 : Pick out and concur with a (suited) community assemble to pilot the initiative. The regional spouse should be keen to operate with Oxfam and give the aid to pilot this initiative. Oxfam to concur with the area assemble, the particulars of conditions of engagement and duration of the piloting. Period 3 : Apply and learn with each other how DPTI can minimize leakages, boost performance and better add to improve income at the regional assembly. Scope of Work The consultant will work with Oxfam and partners such as the picked neighborhood assemblies in Sagnarigu and Sharma to Style, provide and instal the Digital Home Tax (DPT) App to be applied by subject tax collection officers which is absolutely integrated into the local assembly’s principal process(s) Structure, provide and instal a conventional software program (desktop version of the Application) to be in a position to link up (connect in real time) with the cellular Application and also the nearby assembly’s method. Style and design and install a common website which is linked to the Software/App and enable buyers to entry their facts remotely (outside the house of the Application). Perform with and train 10 staff of the assemblies, Oxfam and partners prior to implementation and offer back-halting assist Guidance Oxfam/ partners and the regional assemblies and be actively included in the course of the implementation procedure The Application/Software program should be equipped to file and retailer property possession and valuation data be able to generate customer (taxpayer) account, enable for taxpayer to be ready to accessibility payment background, stability, owing dates, and capable to print on the web invoices/p

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T.I And Wife Tour Elmina Castle As Part of Ghana Visit


American rapper T.I and his wife paid a take a look at to the Cape Coastline Castle as part of their take a look at to Ghana.

T.I is the hottest African American bigshot to the country as portion of the yr of return celebrations.

After arriving a few of times in the past, T.I and his staff visited the museum for the customary tour.

Although Steve Harvey went to Cape Coast even so, Suggestion went to .

Ghana has come to be the scene of nonstop visits from well-known Afro-American and Carribean famous people as they pass by to mark the 12 months of return, Government’ to commemorate 400 decades due to the fact the beginning of slavery.

Resource: GhanaCelebrities.Com

Management of Ghana Education Service urge teacher unions to call off strike action


Accra, Dec. 10, GNA
of the Instruction Assistance(GES) has urged instructors to go to
whilst it operates to pay back deserving staff members their legacy regions by the Christmas
week.

This follows a
declaration by a few teacher unions in the nation to strike on Monday, in
demand of legacy arrears owed them.

A release signed by
Professor (Prof) Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa, Director Common of the GES and copied to
the Ghana Information Company, stated because 2017, the federal government has taken deliberate
ways to pay off arrears.

“It is significant
to be aware that as of September 2019, about 87,556 staff of GES have been compensated
their comprehensive salary arrears, representing 95 per cent of complete staff validated
for payment,” the release mentioned.

It mentioned on 9th
November 2019, Administration of the GES gained a further established of data from the
Controller & Accountant-General covering 1,847 personnel who were to be
compensated the salary arrears.

The launch explained
shut evaluation of the data uncovered a selection of anomalies which would have
caused an excess payment of about GH¢11,300,376.

“Some of the
staff were to be paid on underserved ranks, whilst some of the names experienced no
particular documents on the GES payroll from 2012 to 2014 to establish that they
could be owed salary arrears more than that period,” the release mentioned.

It explained some of the
mentioned staff were being not owed any income arrears and but had been credited
with substantial sums of money and in some circumstances, up to GH¢58,000.00.

“Some woman
personnel were to be paid out Evening Watchmen Allowances when they have hardly ever been
Night time watchmen inside the GES, and some staff members who ended up owed about six months
had been credited for only two months,” stated the release.

It claimed on the foundation
of this, Administration directed that the data be audited to confirm the genuineness
of the payments, in buy to assure that only deserving personnel were paid the
ideal quantities of dollars due them including that the unions were duly knowledgeable of
the directive.

The launch claimed on
Friday, November 29th, 2019, Management acquired a letter from the unions,
indicating that if the monies were being not paid by Thursday December 5th, 2019,
they(the unions) would suggest them selves.

It mentioned management
was also manufactured to fully grasp that they had before walked out of a conference with
the Ministry of Work and Labour Relations around the similar subject matter.

Management invited
the unions to a conference on Monday December 2nd, 2019, and at the assembly, just one
of the difficulties discussed was the payment of the legacy arrears, the release
explained.

It said the unions
were being fully represented by their management at the assembly, wherever the management
of the GES and the unions agreed that the data should be vetted, and only people
suitable for payment really should be paid with the appropriate amounts.

The launch explained all
initiatives have been to be manufactured to complete the vetting and also have staff concerned
paid out the ideal quantities by Xmas.

It claimed the meeting
also agreed that the previously indicated deadline of December 5 was not
real looking.

“It is with utmost
shock that management has learnt of the purported declaration of the strike and
management states, that the perform of the union leaders is grossly an abuse of
the basic principle of great religion and excellent performing relations founded and nurtured
about the years,” the release said.

The release explained it
was wrong to dissipate community money to undeserved individuals, incorporating that endeavours
were being being designed to clean up the information in buy to make certain, that only deserving
people were being compensated by the Christmas split, as agreed with the union leaders at
the meeting on December 2nd, 2019.

“Management wishes
to point out that the strike are unable to be reputable, specifically of staff who
are not owed any arrears of salary, and calls on all to remain serene and go
about their obligations although attempts are created to result payment to deserving staff members
as soon as achievable,” it reported.

The arrears recognized as
the ‘’legacy arrears’’ relate to excellent wage arrears in between 2012 and
2016 and influenced about Just one Hundred and 20 Thousand, Two Hundred and Thirty-Two
(120,232) staff of GES, the launch explained.

It said the arrears
was as a final result of the coverage by the then federal government which permitted the payment
of a few (3) months of income arrears owed any staff in the General public Service.

All other arrears
ended up to be justified and validated by the Audit ahead of payment, the
launch mentioned.

A few teacher unions
which are the Ghana National Association of Instructors, the countrywide Association
of Graduate Lecturers and the Coalition of Concerned Lecturers, have declared a
country-broad strike in excess of what they termed, legacy arrears owed them.

GNA

Full list of nominees for Ghana Movie Awards 2019


Full List of Nominations for Awards 2019

The Ghana Movie Awards 2019 have been announced, ahead of the main event on Friday, December 20, 2019 at the National Theatre, Accra.

Among the persons who made the nominations list is John Dumelo, Majid Michel, Kwadwo Nkansah Lil Win, Pascal Aka, Jeffery Nortey, Nana Ama McBrown, Cina Soul, and Raquel Ammah.

Check the full list of nominees out:

ACHIEVEMENT IN COSTUMES AND WARDROBE
1. Gold Coast Lounge – Vivian Adjetey
2. A.B.A.D (Feats Of Destiny) – Gordon Galolo
3. Getting Married – Samira Yakubu & Fauzia Yajubu
4. Away Bus – Venessa Nana & Ama Odoom

ACHIEVEMENT IN CINEMATOGRAPHY
1. Gold Coast Lounge – Isreal De-Like
2. Away Bus – Kelly Doe
3. A.B.A.D (Feats Of Destiny) – Bernard Benson & David Okafor
4. Getting Married – William Sefa Ntiamoah
5. Business As Usual – Toyin Odekoya & Jibola Dabo

ACHIEVEMENT IN DIRECTING
1. Gold Coast Lounge – Pascal Aka
2. A.B.A.D (Feats Of Destiny) – Isaac Agyapong
3. Getting Married – Frank Rajah Arase
4. Away Bus – Peter Sedufia & Kofi Asamoah
5. Business As Usual – Pascal Amanfo

ACHIEVEMENT IN EDITING
1. Away Bus – Afra Marley & Peter Sedufia
2. A.B.A.D (Feats Of Destiny) – Solomon Tamakloe & Yako Prince Osei
3. Gold Coast Lounge – Kweku Kacou
4. Sin City – Kobi Okyere
5. Getting Married – Nicholas Agbeko

https://www.ghlinks.com.gh/ghana-movie-awards-failed-because-of-lack-of-proper-planning-kofi-asamoah/

ACHIEVEMENT IN MAKEUP AND HAIRSTYLING
1. Getting Married – Mariam Musah
2. Gold Coast Lounge – Florence Owoo
3. A.B.A.D (Feats Of Destiny) – Frempong Takyibea
4. Away Bus – Patience Mensah
5. Rhoda-Line Ansong – Ann Marie Dzadey

ACHIEVEMENT IN MUSIC WRITTEN FOR A MOVIE (ORIGINAL SCORE)
1. Gold Coast Lounge – Pascal Aka
2. A.B.A.D (Feats Of Destiny) – George Sedzro
3. Getting Married – Berni Anti
4. Business As Usual – Kobi Okyere JR
5. Away Bus – Afra Marley

ACHIEVEMENT IN MUSIC WRITTEN FOR A MOVIE (ORIGINAL SONG)
1. Gold Coast Lounge – music by Pascal Aka, lyrics by Raquel Ammah
2. Getting Married – music and lyrics by Berni Anti
3. Away Bus – music by Enoch Bleboo, lyrics by Solomon Otoo
4. 40 Looks Good On You – music and lyrics by Stephanie Benson

ACHIEVEMENT IN PRODUCTION DESIGN
1. Gold Coast Lounge – production design by Julius Elikem, set decoration by Prop Haven
2. A.B.A.D (Feats Of Destiny) – production design by Gordon Galolo, set decoration by Robert Ayim
3. Away Bus – production design by James Avaala, set decoration by Horla Manuvor

ACHIEVEMENT IN VISUAL EFFECTS
1. A.B.A.D (Feats Of Destiny) – Bra Cuojo, Jerry Debbah
2. Gold Coast Lounge – Pascal Aka
3. Away Bus – Peter Kojo Sampah

ACHIEVEMENT IN WRITING ADAPTED OR ORIGINAL SCREEN PLAY
1. Gold Coast Lounge – Pascal Aka
2. Save the Street – Frankquophy Awuku Hanyabui
3. 40 Looks good On You – Folake Amanfo
4. Business As Usual – Pascal Amanfo
5. Away Bus – Kofi Asamoah, Yaw Twumasi and Peter Sedufia

BEST ACTOR AFRICAN COLLABORATION
1. Mike Ezuruonye – Tender Lies
2. Jidola Dabo – Business As Usual
3. Kunle Reni – Sin City
4. Alenne Manget – Broken
5. Frank Artus – Shuki

BEST ACTRESS AFRICAN COLLABORATION
1. Syndy Emade Broken
2. Rose Meurer – Sin City
3. Uche Jombo – 40 Looks Good On You
4. Ruth Kadiri Ezeraka – Tender Lies

BEST MOTION PICTURE OF THE YEAR
1. Gold Coast Lounge (produced by Esi Yeboah)
2. A.B.A.D (Feats Of Destiny) (produced by Isaac Agyapong
3. Getting Married (produced by Abdul Salam Mumuni and Tony Ramesh Lachma)
4. Business As Usual (produced by Pascal Amanfo)
5. 40 Looks Good On You (produced by Selassie Ibrahim)
5. Away Bus (produced by Kofi Asamoah and Peter Sedufia)
6. Sin City (produced by Yvonne Nelson)
7. Adoma (produced by Abdul Salam Mumuni)

BEST MOVIE AFRICAN COLLABORATION
1. Broken – Syndy Emade
2. Tender Lies – Ruth Kadiri
3. 40 Looks Good On You – Selassie Ibrahim

BEST SHORT MOVIE
1. Nirvana – William Kojo Agbeti
2. Ada – James Nartey
3. Election – John Agbeko

DISCOVERY OF THE YEAR
1. Raquel Ammah – Gold Coast Lounge
2. Cina Soul – Gold Coast Lounge
3. Ophelia Doefia – Save The Street
4. Florence Adjei – Adoma
5. Roxy Meurer – Sin City
6. Quasi Blay – Adoma

FAVOURITE ACTOR
1. Van Vicker
2. Majid Michel
3. John Dumelo
4. Prince David Osei
5. James Gardiner
6. Kwadwo Nkansah (Lil Win)
7. Kofi Adu (Agya Koo)
8. Richard Asante (Kalybos)
9. Justice Hymns (Ghana Jesus/Mmebusem)
10. Akwasi Boadi (Akrobeto)
11. Kwaku Manu
12. Benson Nana Yaw Oduro Boateng (Funny Face)

FAVOURITE ACTRESS
1. Joselyn Dumas
2. Nana Ama McBrown
3. Jackie Appiah
4. Yvonne Nelson
5. Yvonne Okoro
6. Fela Makafui
7. Lydia Forson
8. Juliet Ibrahim
9. Nadia Buari
10. Emelia Brobbey
11. Moesha Boduong
12. Maame Serwaa

PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
1. Jeffery Nortey – Adoma
2. Umar Krupp – Away Bus
3. Adjetey Anang – Gold Coast Lounge
4. Kofi Adu – Away Bus
5. Prince David Osei – A.B.A.D (Feats Of Destiny)

PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE
1. Alphonse Menyo – Gold Coast Lounge
2. Kofi Adjorlolo – A.B.A.D (Feats of Destiny)
3. James Gardiner – Business As Usual
4. Mikki Osei Berko – Away Bus
5. Quasi Blay – Adoma

PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
1. Jessica Williams – A.B.A.D (Feats Of Destiny)
2. Fela Makafui – Away Bus
3. Kalsoume Sinare – Getting Married
4. Florence Adjei – Adoma
5. Zynnell Zuh – Gold Coast Lounge

PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN THE LEADING ROLE
1. Raquel Ammah – Gold Coast Lounge
2. Nadia Buari, Jackie Appiah, Lydia Forson, Christabel Ekeh – Getting Married
3. Yvonne Nelson – Sin City
4. Salma Mumin – Away Bus
5. Selassie Ibrahim, Uche Jombo, Roselyn Ngissah, Stephanie Benson – 40 Looks Good On You

ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUND EDITING AND MIXING
1. Gold Coast Lounge – Kweku Kacou
2. A.B.A.D (Feats OF Destiny) – James Adofo
3. Away Bus – Afra Marley
4. Getting Married – Berni Anti

A&Z Releases New Song ‘Let’s Sell Ghana’ – Listen


Rising Ghanaian tunes duo, A&Z has introduced a new tune titled ‘Let’s Provide ’.

A&Z which comprises of two brothers, Frederick Cobbinah Barimah (acknowledged as Z who is a rapper) and Nana Ato Barimah (known as A who is a singer and doubles as a audio engineer) lamented how corruption has been a hindrance to the country’s growth in this piece.

They outlined how successive governments have struggled to make dwelling in Ghana uncomplicated for citizens.

A&Z also highlighted how numerous Ghanaian citizens have to vacation somewhere else to seem for greener pastures.

The duo prompt that the state must be sold if there seem to be no secured and promising potential. Wonderful, they want the money garnered from the selling of the country to be shared amid the citizens.

At the rear of the generation of ‘Let’s Sell Ghana’ was A.T.O.

Stream/Download it from beneath.

Did Cardi B Take This Amount To Perform Only In Ghana?


The a great deal-anticipated B concert in took place in excess of the weekend. Despite the many challenges the show experienced, it can be described as a achievement in the end.

Even so, numerous men and women have been wanting to know how substantially American rapper, Belcalis Marlenis Almanzar, commonly identified as Cardi B was paid by the Livespot X group for her efficiency in Ghana in excess of the weekend.

Very well, if you are a person of this sort of men and women, then you are in luck simply because in accordance to the details gathered by zionfelix.internet, the Grammy award-winner was compensated a whopping $800,000 to in Ghana and $1 million to conduct in Nigeria.

Examine ALSO: Cardi B Demanded $150,000 From Us For A 5 Minute Function – Xandy Kamel Reveals

This data was sighted on the twitter tackle of Africa Points Zone. In the tweet we sighted, they wrote: “Cardi B was paid $1 million to carry out in Nigeria and $800,000 to accomplish in Ghana.

This data has at the moment not been authenticated.

Examine out a screenshot of the tweet below…

Job Vacancy For Village Savings and Loans Officer (VSLA) – Current Jobs in Ghana


Company DESCRIPTION

Orcas World-wide is an indigenous organization corporation established to offer ground breaking and environmentally welcoming business products and companies that address incredibly exclusive socio-economic and environmental problems in Ghana and Africa at large. We supply solutions and solutions in the agriculture, and Entrepreneurial Advancement.

Place TITLE: Village Personal savings and Financial loans Officer (VSLA)
Stories TO: Coordinator
ACCOUNTABLE TO: The Chief Executive Officer

Position DESCRIPTION

The VSLA Officer will have over-all obligation in the facilitating and implementation of all VSLA and pre city associated pursuits which include SME and vocational techniques. He/she will ensurethat all proposed objectives and targets are realized about VSLA and pre urban things to do together with steerage to profitable development of VSLAs, Rapid Appraisal of Earnings Building routines(RAIGA), beneficiary education on business/entrepreneurial techniques. The officer will assure normal industry visits to keep track of pursuits and carry out timely weekly and monthly reporting.

Main Responsibilities will consist of but not constrained to the next:

1.Aid the organizing, organization, and administration of VSLA and IGA similar functions.

• Conduct awareness /sensitization on VSLA and IGA activities among the communities and community leaders.
• Facilitate community vulnerability method in concentrate on communities to evaluate community gaps and provide basis for preparing.
• Create operate designs (Weekly, Regular monthly and Quarterly) to ensure productive implementation of VSLA connected routines as outlined in the in depth implementation plan.
• Facilitate the identification and/or formation and mobilization of neighborhood structures these types of as VSLA teams, IGA teams, money institutions and advertising groups in the villages and district.
• Aid beneficiary identification in session with communities and area leaders working with established requirements.
• Facilitate the identification of village level VSLA brokers to enhance neighborhood awareness and ownership/sustainability of VSLA technique.

2.Vital technological .

• Discover specialized capability and issues of beneficiaries and village agent confront and skills/information they have in VSLA, Organization enhancement, Profits making functions (IGAs), etcetera.
• Aid and make sure the institution of village discounts and financial loans affiliation teams, IGA groups, and VST amongst the goal communities.
• Oversee and often watch when the VSLA groups are conducting the share buy, social contributions, and borrowing and repayment of loans to guarantee proper documentation/recording of VSLA industry funds box.
• Prepare beneficiaries and village agents skills on VSLA methodology, BDS, RAIGA teams/cooperatives and advertising.
• Train economic advancement teams/associations/committees on governance, leadership, VSLA, BDS.
• Coach, supervise and mentor the village brokers for powerful facilitation and assist of VSLA and Revenue creating things to do.
• Reinforce the potential of associates.
• Facilitate and organize publicity or exchange visits and any other gatherings for the beneficiaries to foster studying and working experience sharing.
• Assure timely procurement of and delivery of ideal good quality and quantity of VSLA kits/tools essential by the beneficiaries and assure these are utilized appropriately.
• Make certain sorting out any misunderstanding that may occur in just VSLA team customers to make sure sleek jogging of the approach and stop fall out.
• Detect high ability vocational capabilities teaching heart for the youth to discover different expertise as for every current market desire/industry survey final results in buy to equip techniques for self-employment.
• Facilitate and carry out current market assessments in order to set up skills gaps, guiding the schooling of youths in VST.
• Facilitate in depth price chain assessment and conference with actors in the course of the marketplace chain to assemble critical marketplace info.
• Make certain linkage/integration financial advancement things to do with Agro pastoral and pastoral actions to foster synergies beneath the drought recovery task.
• Make certain that VSLAs social money are offered to those customers who face acute strain to provide as crisis assets and assure timely availability of venture matching money.
• Make sure greatest Vocational competent youth graduates chosen from VSLA teams are presented with total starter up kits or have obtain to grants.
• Centered on their business enterprise ideas via a competitive truthful and inclusive system(based on organization ideas)ensure that personal VSLA users are joined with microfinance institutions to borrow loans for enterprise startup/financial commitment on proposed organization strategies
• Aid instruction of VSLA associates on everyday living abilities this kind of as on standard literacy and numeracy techniques, house fiscal affairs, hazard management and planning and so on.
• Producing certain of well balanced gender (Males, Girls and Youth) in the illustration and participation of the task.
• Liaise with the Application Supervisor for all choices associated to VSLAs and pre urban livelihoods and carry out any other responsibilities as might be assigned by the Line supervisor.
• Function intently in teamwork with partners’ staff as very well as other software groups Logistics, finance and Health and fitness etcetera.

3.Checking, Analysis, Documentation and Reporting.

• Perform frequent stick to-up visits to VSLAs, IGAs teams and VST graduates to see if they are making use of the systems/methods and supply specialized aid exactly where there are gaps.
• Observe progress of the cost savings groups, VSLAs, and IGA activities to see if targets established in the once-a-year work system are attained.
• Aid data assortment from financial savings teams and deal with/supervise the MIS data flow to Plan Supervisor.
• Checking and supervision of Village Brokers general performance in the villages.
• Consolidate/compile monthly, quarterly and annual action studies on special situations demonstrating achievements, classes, constraints and recommendations which ought to be submitted to the related authority at the agreed time
• Help IGA Business owners to assess their community financial state and locate marketplaces for their solutions and solutions.
• Have out quarterly/yearly evaluate conferences to evaluate general performance of things to do in opposition to established targets at the group and application levels.
• Conduct ED assessments and document gains from these and publish results stories.
• Watch and aid the use of the Community Early Motion information (accumulate & dissemination) to strengthen beneficiary’s preparedness in direction of any probable shocks (drought, floods, conflicts etc.) at neighborhood and district concentrations.
• Take part in discipline degree assessment and or evaluation of job efficiency/things to do.

4.Coordination.

• Symbolize Orcas Global in the meetings pertinent to VSLA and pre urban pursuits, conferences with authorities, INGOs, Nearby NGOs and other players in the district.
• Build relationship and coordinate with stakeholders (community leaders, district authorities, microfinance establishments, and so forth.), appropriate authorities Ministries/departments.
• Participate in subject amount coordination assembly with nearby federal government authorities and other businesses.

Qualification Necessary & Encounter

Requirements

• Diploma/Diploma in Small business Administration, Banking and Finance, Accounting, Neighborhood improvement, sociology, and any other applicable experience in microfinance, livelihoods, IGA and VSLA methodology
• At minimum 2 years’ encounter on group advancement/food items stability agriculture and pastoral livelihoods.
• Expert facilitator /coach
• Operating knowledge in resilience initiatives or programs is remarkably preferred.
• Familiarity with rules and exercise of savings-led microfinance and with potent awareness of troubles faced by standard methodologies. .
• Willingness to travel to all task areas on normal basis.
• Experience in functioning with Non-Governmental companies, UN agencies and local communities, nearby authorities and Regional NGOs.
• Strong laptop or computer techniques and capability to use regular computing offers such as phrase, excel, electric power stage, spreadsheets and databases computer software packages.
• Strong communication and report creating abilities.

Spot: Northern Ghana: Tamale

How To Utilize For The Occupation

Utilize by sending your CV, Cover letter, Certificates and other pertinent paperwork to:

[email protected]

Kindly indicate the place you are applying for on the Matter of the e-mail you are sending

Closing Day: 10 January, 2020

Note: Only Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted

Job Vacancy For Field Officer – Current Jobs in Ghana


Small DESCRIPTION

Orcas World wide is an indigenous company firm recognized to provide revolutionary and environmentally friendly company products and products and services that tackle very exclusive socio-economic and environmental challenges in Ghana and Africa at big. We provide products and solutions and solutions in the agriculture, and Entrepreneurial Growth.

Situation TITLE: Subject Officer
Experiences TO: Challenge Coordinator
ACCOUNTABLE TO: The Main Govt Officer

Task DESCRIPTION

• The Subject Officer will work less than the supervision and steering of the Venture Coordinator.
• She/he will be the principal representative of executing Industry routines at discipline degree and will report to the Job Coordinator.
• The key part of the Discipline Officer will be to build sturdy coordination and linkages among all the key stakeholders in the field and at the Enterprise stage, to make sure that system things to do are carried out productively.
• The Industry officer will just about every be liable for taking care of the discipline- program implementation and the achievement of the area degree outputs. The unique responsibilities of the Field Officer will incorporate the subsequent:

Obligations AND Duties:

Major Responsibilities

• Mobilize and sensitize communities on crucial challenge approaches to ensure community ownership of jobs
• Do the job closely with Project Coordinator in the implementation of essential task parts at the community concentrations
• Coordinate and or lead action down schooling of group-centered brokers in the implementation of Project functions
• Provide standard comments to Plans Manager via Task coordinator, level people of employing companions and make sure proper venture monitoring, report keeping as perfectly as area degree documentation of task pursuits
• Compile task reviews highlighting venture affect towards indicators.
• As delegated by the component experts, liaise with job team, lover employees doc and share lessons figured out, knowledge and human curiosity stories similar to task things to do.
• Perform any other programming responsibility delegated by the Job Coordinator
• Apply the undertaking things to do inside his/her respective region of responsibility as for each the annual operate program and spending plan.
• Assure that the implementation of perform program is consistent with the envisaged outputs and aims of the challenge doc.
• Preserve near coordination/linkages with focused District line organizations, area bodies, I/NGOs and projects within just the project location and maintain them entirely knowledgeable of the undertaking things to do.
Project Implementation and Management
• Collaborate with project applying associates and the goal communities to undertake all routines aimed at maximizing the achievement of undertaking strategic targets
• Help the potential setting up packages for all local community customers in all the project techniques as outlined in the specialized narrative of the task document
• In collaboration with the Companions , and the Group Primarily based Agents to facilitate knowledge collecting, investigation and reporting dependent on normal scientific procedures and strategies
• In collaboration with the component specialists to discover and instantly resolve all issues-shooting troubles as they crop up in the staff and get the job done on workforce making and group interaction
• Generate recognition and sensitize farmers on VSLA as a usually means for self-funding of agriculture actions.
• Establish VSLAs in the task operational districts.
• Promote crop insurance and subscribe farmers in the VSLAs to the coverage.
• Engage in periodic crew meetings to focus on development.
• Retain information of all situations, minutes of meetings held and assure these are shared to your assigned remarkable.
• Participate in the evaluate of information collected from the field and any prepared assessments and opinions for the programme.
• Guide in controlling and resolving working day-to-day challenge similar troubles or troubles influencing farmers
• Carry out livelihood linked actions with Farmers
• Have out any other obligations/assignments as shall from time to time be directed by the Main Govt Officer and any of his officers

Qualification Necessary & Knowledge

Requirements

• Minimal certification in agriculture extension, community progress, or HND in marketing.
• Expertise in mobilizing communities, local community leaders and youthful people today to participate in programmes.
• Working experience in doing work with farmers dwelling in rural / urban parts.
• Strong facilitation abilities
• Very good report producing capabilities
• Knowledge and familiarity with facts selection applications and approaches
• Preparedness to perform in a rural setting
• Powerful problem solving skills appropriate for farmers
• Computer literacy (term, excel, ability point)
• Potential to inspire, assist, or perform with a group
• Skill to plan/routine operate functions independently, with bare minimum supervision.
• Skill to journey a motorcycle

Wage: Extremely Eye-catching and based on experience

Area: Northern Ghana – Especially Tolon, & Kumbungu

How To Apply For The Occupation

Apply by sending your CV, Cover letter, Certificates and other appropriate files to:

[email protected]

Kindly reveal the position you are applying for on the Issue of the e mail you are sending.

Closing Day: 10 January, 2020

Notice: Only Shortlisted Applicants will be contacted

Job Vacancy For Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Officer – Current Jobs in Ghana


Position TITLE: Monitoring and (M&E)
Experiences TO: The Main Government Officer
ACCOUNTABLE TO: The Main Govt Officer

Organization DESCRIPTION

Orcas World wide is an indigenous business organization established to supply progressive and environmentally welcoming small business products and solutions and services that handle very unique socio-financial and environmental problems in Ghana and Africa at substantial. We present goods and providers in the agriculture, and Entrepreneurial Growth

Work DESCRIPTION

The M&E officer will act as the complex focal point on all facets of checking and analysis of ORCAS World-wide task things to do. The M&E officer will be liable for creating and employing an productive system to observe progress, impacts and successes of project actions and effectiveness at all levels.

• Lead the ORCAS World wide in establishing overall performance actions, accumulating and analyzing functionality information, preparing and running evaluations and assisting management in using the effectiveness information for conclusion-making and useful resource allocation.
• Guidance and AssistSenior Administration in producing aim groups,coming up with and setting up for evaluations, particular studies and assessments.
• Coordinate the creation and critique of all Applications, Structure budgets to supply ample economic resources for evaluations, special studies and assessments.
• Give inputs into the design, implementation and dissemination of evaluations, special research and assessments.
• Coordinate the creation of ORCAS Worldwide Effectiveness Checking Strategy which includes evaluating the validity of the information and indicators that lead to that approach.
• Guide the ORCAS World Teams to select facts assortment solutions for adequate checking and analysis of employing partners’ efficiency and of the program as a full (these approaches may include things like industry visits, quarterly reviews, specialized surveys and other resources of information and facts like Federal government of Ghana stats).
• Aid ORCAS Global Teams in examining these approaches and building enhancements to their checking and analysis.
• Persuade the use of overall performance details in source allocation conclusions by the Business of the Main Executive Officer, and Senior Administration by top discussions, making ready analysis or other measures.
• Coordinate the procedure for updating coverage and technique documents in the locations of monitoring and evaluation to align with the most current Agency Polices and necessities. Request techniques to maximize transparency of Project technique of examining effects and use of functionality info.
• Operate as a Level of Speak to for Analysis in the Group and supply direction to specialized groups on challenges similar to checking and evaluation.
• Connect with the Traders and Donor Partners on concerns connected to checking and analysis.
• Assist Senior Management in building regional M&E capacities in the spirit of Project Ahead.
• Add to the preparing of new actions that aid the sought after final results, this includes giving input into assessments, Challenge Appraisal Files, and Scopes of for new pursuits.
• Support in the monitoring and evaluation of the implementation of routines this may possibly entail examining get the done designs, quarterly stories, participating in subject visits, initiating standard portfolio testimonials and contributing to method evaluations.
• Support the planning of all company stage reports this sort of as Overall performance Plans and Reports, Operational Designs, Congressional Notifications, and Congressional Spending budget Justifications.
• Style and design protocols and equipment, and supervise frequent data assortment of all jobs.
• Perform capacity assessment of present monitoring and evaluation technique and create indicators and checking tactics
• Safe all M&E info by populating databases and getting offline and on the net backups.
• Make sure integrity and high quality of details through verifications and validations
• Report, manage and protect M&E knowledge in a safe and sound and obtainable way.
• Supply complex help on M&E and evidence-dependent tips to Venture Workforce based mostly on thought as a result of info analysis.
• Make sure all M&E area activities conform to funding businesses requirements and techniques
• Aid partners in conducting surveys and M&E functions.
• Observe project actions, expenses and development toward obtaining project outputs
• Produce a strong offline and on the net checking and effect indicator for initiatives.
• Provide enter and update information and facts related to venture outcome on ORCAS International internet site and other system
• Any other action that will be assigned the M&E by the Chief Government Officer or his other officers.

Qualification Necessary & Experience

• Minimum qualification of an HND/ BSc. Checking and Evaluation , Task administration, Arranging and Group Progress,
• At least 2 yrs pertinent office working experience,
• Sizeable and demonstrable economical administration and enterprise arranging encounter.
• Excellent spoken English and published conversation competencies.
• Professional controlling staff.
• Higher amount of competence in Microsoft Office environment, which include Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook, and in internet research and use.
• The capability to juggle a demanding workload, to perform to deadlines and to be flexible.
• The potential to develop and keep exceptional doing the job associations with exterior stakeholders and to work as component of a cohesive and supportive group, which includes the ability to do the job sensitively and respectfully with men and women from unique backgrounds.

Appealing standards:

• Passionate and ability to understand
• Working experience in crafting funding applications and of donor liaison.
• Expertise in operating in for income and non-earnings business.

Salary: Really Eye-catching and based mostly on encounter

Site: Tamale, Northern Area

Utilize by sending your CV, Address Letter, Certificates and other related files to:

[email protected]

Kindly suggest the position you are making use of for on the Subject matter of the email you are sending.

Closing Day: 10 January, 2020

Be aware: Only Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted

Job Vacancy For Business and Operations Manager – Current Jobs in Ghana


Company DESCRIPTION

Orcas World-wide is an indigenous small business corporation established to give innovative and environmentally pleasant enterprise goods and companies that handle very exceptional socio-financial and environmental problems in and Africa at big. We present products and solutions and solutions in the agriculture, and Entrepreneur Improvement.

Place TITLE: Enterprise and Operations Supervisor
Reviews TO: The Chief Executive Officer
ACCOUNTABLE TO: The Chief Government Officer

Career DESCRIPTION

• To oversee the strategic and effective day to day running of Orcas World wide Business Ltd, by implementing robust organization planning, spending budget planning, organizational and governance units.

Certain Obligations

• Develop a in depth funds for the Company which displays the 3-year Strategic strategy.
• Devise and apply systems for finances arranging and .
• Style a business enterprise approach for Orcas World income-creating actions – especially
• Advertising and marketing and sales of goods and elements.
• Devise and put into practice systems for Managing and delivering all product sales things to do.
• Place in area internal regulate systems for considered use of source and products.
• Write higher high-quality, persuasive funding apps, such as generating accurate budgets.
• Undertake donor & Investors liaison, including ensuring that reporting demands and schedules are met.
• Keep an eye on and approach for source wants throughout all programmes.
• Overhaul the labor power periodically
• Line control the Business office Administrator and Monetary Supervisor, and liaise with job Coordinator all around funds planning and checking.
• Undertake other duties from time to time, as requested by the Chief Government Officer.

Qualification Expected & Knowledge

• Least qualification of an HND/ BSc. in Enterprise administration, Job management Local community Progress, Promoting, and Scheduling or HND in advertising.
• At least 2 yrs applicable place of work working experience,
• Important and demonstrable economic management and business enterprise scheduling working experience.
• Outstanding English spoken and written conversation competencies.
• Experience of handling personnel.
• Higher of competence in Microsoft Place of work, which includes Term, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook, and in internet search and use.
• The ability to juggle a demanding workload, to function to deadlines and to be adaptable.
• The capacity to make and preserve outstanding doing the job associations with exterior stakeholders and to do the job as section of a cohesive and supportive team, which includes the ability to work sensitively and respectfully with individuals from distinct backgrounds.

Fascinating criteria:

• Passionate and capacity to find out
• Working experience in writing funding apps and of donor liaison.
• Experience of doing the job in for gain and non-income organization.

Age limit: Not youthful than 18calendar year and not older than 40 yrs

Salary: Pretty Appealing and dependent on working experience

Place: Tamale, Northern Region

How To Apply For The Occupation

Use by sending your CV, Protect Letter, Certificates and other relevant paperwork to:

[email protected]

Kindly point out the position you are applying for on the Subject matter of the email you are sending.

Closing Date: 1 January, 2020

Note: Only Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted

Ghana Institute of Journalism Recruiting Currently 2019


The Ghana Institute of Journalism invites applications from suitably experienced individuals to fill the adhering to ,educational (many) and administrative placement

Position Description

Job Title: Deputy Rector

Qualification Necessary & Experience

• Ought to maintain a publish-graduate degree in a communication-related and a PhD in an correct subject (A profesorial rank would be an edge)
• Need to have at least 5 decades of encounter at a Senior degree in powerful educational administration, management and teamwork in bigger and learning
• Will have to be ready to provide a comprehensive 4 yrs-term of place of work prior to attaining the age of 60

Suitable candidates ought to reveal:

• Comprehending of most effective national and worldwide better education observe, specially in the parts of instructing, analysis and study funding
• Proof of encounter and accomplishment in securing grants/funding
• Potential of lead with a very clear eyesight, communicate the institute’s mission and latest objectives and inspire trust via an open up and consultative style
• Capacity to lead a sizable team of academics and programme growth and critique, as well as top quality assurance in training and finding out
• Vision and commitment in promoting a scholar centred undergraduate working experience, graduate instruction, education and excellence in analysis
• Outstanding conversation, interpersonal and folks administration abilities
• Vitality, persistence and enthusiasm for initiating and starting up new designs, as properly as holding them heading.
• Capability to use new technologies to greatly enhance the top quality of the procedures in increased training
• Increased strategic organizing and development abilities

Location: Accra

How to Apply

Fascinated applicants in just and outside GIJ should really submit their purposes like 2 references and a curriculum vitae. Purposes really should be tackled to: The Ag. Registrar Ghana Institute of Journalism P.O.Box GP 667, Accra Applications can also be submitted electronically to the next e mail tackle: [email protected]

Closing Day: 03 January, 2020

Ghana Institute of Journalism Current Recruitment 2019


The Ghana of Journalism invites apps from suitably experienced individuals to fill the following ,academic (multiple) and administrative situation

Job Description

Career Title: Director, IT Products and

Qualification Required & Experience

• Should maintain at minimum a Master’s Degree from a recognised tertiary establishment
• Will have to have at minimum 7 many years of applicable put up qualification expertise in a equivalent posture in a public or non-public establishment of equivalent size/stature.
• Have to have solid administrative and managerial competence
• Will have to have outstanding organisational and time administration expertise
• Must have higher sense of integrity
• Need to be ready to deal with numerous responsibilities and generate outcomes
• Need to have quite good personal computer techniques

Place: Accra

How to Utilize

Interested candidates within just and exterior GIJ should really post their programs like 2 references and a curriculum vitae. Apps should be dealt with to: The Ag. Registrar Ghana Institute of Journalism P.O.Box GP 667, Accra Applications can also be submitted electronically to the adhering to e-mail handle: [email protected]

Closing Day: 03 January, 2020

Ghana Institute of Journalism New Vacancies 2019


The Institute of Journalism invites programs from suitably capable individuals to fill the next administration,academic (a number of) and administrative situation:

Occupation Description

Position Title: 6 Positions

• Assistant Registrar (Human Resource)
• Assistant Registrar (Educational Affairs)
• Assistant Registrar (Public Affairs)
• Assistant Registrar (Internet marketing & Company Development)
• Assistant Registrar (International & Alumni Relations)
• Assistant Registrar (Transport)

Qualification & Practical experience

• Have to hold at least a Master’s Diploma in any of the space detailed over from a acknowledged tertiary establishment
• Have to have at least 4 several years of appropriate knowledge
• Must have potent administrative and managerial competence
• Have to have great interaction and interpersonal capabilities

How to Implement

Fascinated applicants within just and outdoors GIJ must post their applications including 2 references and a curriculum vitae. Programs should really be tackled to: The Ag. Registrar Ghana Institute of Journalism P.O.Box GP 667, Accra Applications can also be submitted electronically to the subsequent email handle: [email protected]

Closing Day: 03 January, 2020

Ghana Institute of Journalism Jobs 2019


The Ghana Institute of invites applications from suitably experienced folks to fill the pursuing administration,educational (a number of) and administrative situation

Task Description

Work Title: Assistant Estate / Assistant Librarian

Qualification Demanded & Knowledge

• Have to hold at minimum a Master’s Diploma in the proper disciplines from a recognised tertiary institution
• Will have to have at the very least 4 yrs of relevant practical experience
• Should have strong administrative and managerial competence
• Must have excellent interaction and interpersonal techniques

Spot: Accra

How to Utilize

Intrigued applicants within and outside GIJ must post their applications such as 2 references and a curriculum vitae. Apps should really be tackled to: The Ag. Registrar Ghana Institute of Journalism P.O.Box GP 667, Accra Applications can also be submitted electronically to the subsequent electronic mail tackle: [email protected]

Closing Date: 03 January, 2020

Ghana Institute of Journalism Vacancies 2019


The of Journalism invitations applications from suitably experienced folks to fill the following administration,educational (several) and administrative position

Position Description

Task Title: Professors / Affiliate Professors / Senior Lecturers

Qualification Necessary & Expertise

• Will have to possess a Medical doctor of Philosophy (PhD/DPhil) in interaction or a closely linked educational region
• Have significant training practical experience in a highly regarded tertiary institution
• Have a strong study background
• Have carried out research and printed content articles in the pertinent area in peer-reviewed journals

Locale: Accra

How to Utilize

Interested candidates within just and outdoors GIJ really should submit their applications together with 2 references and a curriculum vitae. Programs really should be tackled to: The Ag. Registrar Ghana Institute of Journalism P.O.Box GP 667, Accra Applications can also be submitted electronically to the following email address: [email protected]

Closing Date: 03 January, 2020

Ghana Institute of Journalism New Jobs 2019


The Institute of invites purposes from suitably skilled persons to fill the pursuing , tutorial (numerous) and administrative posture

Work Description

Occupation Title: Director, IT Providers

Qualification Necessary & Knowledge

• Should hold a Health practitioner of Philosophy (PhD/DPhil) in a relevant tutorial region from a acknowledged tertiary institution
• Will have to have at least 5 yrs of appropriate write-up-qualification experience in a equivalent position in a larger instructional establishment
• Need to have robust administrative and managerial competence
• Should have exceptional organizational and time management abilities
• Should have exceptional communication and interpersonal abilities
• Ought to have a significant sense of integrity
• Should be ready to handle numerous duties and generate effects
• Have to have extremely superior pc competencies

Area: Accra

How to Use

Fascinated candidates inside and outside the house GIJ ought to post their applications which includes 2 references and a curriculum vitae. Purposes should be dealt with to: The Ag. Registrar Ghana Institute of Journalism P.O.Box GP 667, Accra Applications can also be submitted electronically to the subsequent electronic mail tackle: [email protected]

Closing Day: 03 January, 2020

UN University Jobs 2019 – Jobs in Ghana


For the earlier 4 a long time, UNU has been a go-to feel tank for neutral investigate on the urgent international problems of human survival, conflict avoidance, progress, and welfare. With a lot more than 400 scientists in 13 international locations, UNU’s function spans the whole breadth of the 17 SDGs, producing coverage-related understanding to outcome good global improve. UNU maintains a lot more than 200 collaborations with UN businesses and leading universities and study institutions across the globe.

Position Description

Career Title: Communications and General public Relations Affiliate

United Nations College Institute for Natural Assets in Africa (UNU-INRA)

The United Nations University Institute for Pure Means in Africa (UNU-INRA) is one of fourteen Investigate and Teaching Centres and Programmes established by UNU throughout the world. The mission of UNU-INRA is to improve the potential of Africa’s universities and research institutions to analysis and produce very well-skilled, well-geared up, and enthusiastic people, capable of developing, adapting, and disseminating technologies that progress foods security, endorse conservation and productive use of the continent’s natural resources for sustainable progress. For extra info you should  www.inra.unu.edu.

We are presently on the lookout for an superb, resourceful, entrepreneurial, and enthusiastic specific with a sturdy dedication and the likely to carry a substantial contribution to the actions of UNU-INRA.

Responsibilities

Beneath the supervision of the Director of UNU-INRA, the Communications and General public Relations Associate will:

Exploration

  • support investigation, establish and propose guidelines, strategies, and suggestions with a see to translating the targets of organic means administration troubles to different sub-regional levels in Africa, as well as countrywide/governmental degree organisations develop and create strategic, economic and regulatory assistance on NRM coverage to field, regulators, governments and sub-regional bodies in Africa
  • investigation, compile, and organise data and reference materials from different resources for reviews, do the job plans, research, briefings, meetings/conferences, and so on.
  • create a assortment of standard statistical and other studies, work orders, and many others., making use of a variety of databases
  • proofread paperwork and edits texts for accuracy, grammar, punctuation, design, and for adherence to founded criteria for structure
  • review and edit information to guarantee completeness and accuracy of data observe up with topics to solve challenges or clarify knowledge gathered
  • produce and lead to publications, prepare conclusions for publication and guide in desktop assessment, excellent handle, or details

Communications Technique

  • utilise great producing, investigate and public relations expertise – equipped to split intricate scientific issues into uncomplicated, available language
  • interact unique stakeholder teams and provide to bear their relevance and experience to intersect with UNU-INRA’s all round orientation
  • participate in the improvement and implementation of the institute’s conversation method
  • give assistance to UNU-INRA Personnel on outreach procedures and on how to disseminate investigation final results
  • aid the implementation of UNU-INRA’s strategic rebranding and refocus of UNU-INRA
  • fantastic and demonstrated encounter in communications for alter procedures
  • have excellent branding reflexes that will assistance in speaking UNU-INRA’s vision, rationale and all round unique benefit proposition in line with UNU-INRA’s believability, popularity and encounter
  • develop intelligent information products that can be retailed to various audiences centered on INRA’s things to do and research conclusions
  • assist the design of dialogue convening areas as a way of raising INRA’s visibility and relevance in its attempts to build its exclusive manufacturer and advocate for the uptake of essential NRM narratives
  • establish techniques of democratising UNU-INRA’s perform by means of popular strategies these types of as storytelling, the use of Youtube, and other well-liked varieties of translating UNU-INRA’s do the job into good, obtainable communications products and solutions
  • conduct investigate on NRM in strategies that will permit the wide knowing of UNU-INRA directions, priority locations to facilitate the style of appropriate communications items and instruments to express UNU-INRA’s get the job done to diverse audiences

Media Relations

  • creating a robust media patronage will be an important endeavor for a productive implementation of INRA’s rebranding approach
  • coordinate media relations and liaise with essential stakeholders and policymakers
  • organise communications and general public relations routines to promote and disseminate research outcomes
  • show innovative information in quite a few communications associated equipment i.e. making use of content material for op-ed, youtube, weblogs, and digital improving resources to extend UNU-INRA’s electronic footprint
  • assistance UNU-INRA in developing a sturdy digital presence, deliver sturdy content to strategy digital strategies
  • build and communications and media products to share investigate final results

Networking and Partnerships

  • develop effective relationships within UN businesses, growth companions, and suitable investigation institutes in Ghana and past
  • build precise engagement techniques with demand from customers facet groups this sort of as personal sector and civil culture group to retail specific findings of UNU-INRA’s operate and develop house to carry prospects to bear on UNU-INRA’s investigation
  • identify strategic areas to amplify UNU-INRA’s voice and retail UNU-INRA’s work in picked fora and partners employing latest flagships functions such as the Nature Speaks Lecture Series
  • complete any other professional responsibilities as may be demanded by the Director of UNU-INRA

Essential skills

Needed qualifications include things like:

  • a master’s degree or appropriate knowledge in English, journalism or social sciences (remarkable candidates with a bachelor’s diploma will be deemed) or equal in agriculture, enhancement studies, or political science
  • demonstrated working experience in determining and analysing concerns to present information relating to communications and community relation methods
  • demonstrated working experience in media relations equally print and oral
  • great writing, presentation, and interaction skills and demonstrated means to edit scientific publications
  • large-degree editorial skills
  • performing expertise of French will be an benefit
  • familiarity with the operate of scientists and verified skill to undertake analysis
  • means to perform independently with little supervision and underneath tight deadlines
  • established interpersonal expertise demonstrated by the capability to function in a multicultural, multi-ethnic atmosphere with sensitivity and respect for variety

Critical attributes

The suitable applicant will have:

  • entrepreneurial spirit
  • mental endurance and generate
  • creativity
  • established literacy in social media – Twitter, Fb, LinkedIn
  • a dynamic, go-getter identity

UNU is dedicated to range and inclusion inside of its workforce, and encourages all candidates, irrespective of gender, nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including folks dwelling with disabilities to use and turn into part of the organisation.
UNU has a zero-tolerance plan on conduct that is incompatible with the aims and objectives of the United Nations and UNU, which include sexual exploitation and abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority and discrimination.

Remuneration

Remuneration will be commensurate with educational skills and experience.

Period of contract

This is whole-time employment on a 1 (1) yr Personnel Support Settlement (PSA) agreement with UNU-INRA, with the risk for agreement renewal subject matter to satisfactory do the job general performance.

This is a domestically recruited article no relocation expenditures or allowances use. The successful candidate will be employed underneath a neighborhood contract and will not hold global civil servant standing nor be a “staff member” as outlined in the United Nations Workers Policies and Rules. UNU does not sponsor a doing work visa for this place.

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Job Vacancy For Manager, Financial Services & Site Support – Current Jobs in Ghana


Division: Finance & Companies
Section: Financial Expert
Locale: Accra
Placement: Manager, Fiscal Providers & Website Guidance
Level: MTN Level 3
Reviews to: Senior Manager, Money Expert services

Position Summary:

Deal with, direct and oversee the pursuits of accounts receivable, accounts payable, petty cash and travel developments with an goal of guaranteeing adherence to defined insurance policies, processes and controls within just assigned area.

Position Part

• Carry out assessments and verification of transactions throughout places like Petty Dollars, Revenue Fee, Consumer Credit history Management and Organization Innovations
• Conduct verification for petty funds equilibrium as for every defined frequency in MTN plan
• Evaluate fantastic innovations report of worker and analyse extent of improvements recoverable from payroll
• Confirm and approve fee reviews
• Control, analyse and approve ask for from consumer on keep on waiver of ‘hold’ status
• Validate conclusions of transaction verification by way of enter validation, documentation evidence, business enterprise rationale being familiar with and discussion with appropriate stakeholders
• Provide direction and guidance to Accounts Receivable, Preset Belongings, Petty Hard cash, Accounts Payable and other Administrators
• Manage correction of mistakes famous in transactions by agreeing motion plan with appropriate stakeholders
• Supply adhoc help and assistance on any method related concern underneath Finance
• Liaise with SSC, CoE and Group for any localisations to guidelines and processes
Act as Opco issue of make contact with to a variety of SSC and CoE customers in assigned location

Context:

• Dynamic and highly competitive telecommunication & ICT business
• Hugely controlled ecosystem
• Numerous cultural atmosphere
• Group finest techniques & criteria alignment
• Centre of Excellence and Shared Companies surroundings
• Regionalization composition implication
• Offer sector demographics
• Opco unique constraints on community articles

Qualification Needed & Practical experience

Education

• A Degree in Finance.
• A experienced qualification in ACCA/CA/CIB is an additional advantage

Expertise

• 5 a long time of suitable practical experience with at the very least three years in a supervisory position in a comparable role

Capabilities/Physical competencies:

• Manages self and be a crew participant, excellent conflict management, takes and manages accountability
• Energy & Generate – Impressive, can take , outcome oriented and develops self consistently
• Interpersonal Expertise – Management, client centricity, collaborative and coaches & develops immediate reports
• Particular Techniques – Dependable, integrity and moral in dealings
• Working Skills – Skill to concentrate on priorities and plans, shares awareness efficiently
• Organizational Positioning Skills – Superior penned and verbal interaction, presentation techniques, commitment to the corporation
• World-wide thinker, Analytical thinking and Dilemma-fixing abilities.
• Very good conversation capabilities (oral and written)
• Negotiating & Influencing talent

Knowledge:

• Bank Functions Perception
• Treasury and Investment Management
• Money Management
• Business enterprise Hazard Management
• Statistical & Development Evaluation
• Accounting & Reporting
• Fraud Detection Manage
• Inner Audit Procedures
• Fantastic comprehension of finance similar difficulties
• Fantastic record preserving or upkeep of files
• Management of system databases
• Accounting understanding
• Microsoft Business office Suite (MS Excel, Term, etc.)

NB: The Incumbent should keep strict confidentiality often

Spot: Accra

How To Implement For The Work

Interested and certified applicants must send out their Curriculum Vitae by 5th December 2019:

[email protected]

Kindly suggest the Situation (correct function you are making use of for) in the e mail topic and take note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Make sure you do not implement if you do not fulfill the necessity of the Career Profile.

Closing Date: 13 December, 2019