Jobs Description

Finance Manager

Title Finance Manager Gender Any Number of vacancy 1
Category Finance Posted Date 2019-09-07
Closing Date 2019-09-17 Salary As per the ACB salary scale

Afghanistan Cricket Board:

The Afghanistan Cricket Board was established in 2001. It is an independent and specialized organization in the field of Cricket. It works for the development of cricket, and players in the country, and organizes different formats of opportunities aiming to improve cricket and support players. ACB is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Therefore, applicants are considered for employment based on their skills, abilities, and experience.

Job Summary:

The Finance Manager is responsible for all of the financial operations and finance staff within the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB).

The Manager implements policies and processes to ensure attainment of the ACB’s strategic goals and provides management, direction and structure for all finance functions, especially financial recording and reporting – ensuring that these are conducted accurately, on time and as required.

Skills Required:

Knowledge Of Financial Systems And Management AccountsKnowledge Of Financial Software

Requires travel to provinces:


Skills Description:

Writing skills and demonstrated the ability to develop written reports and action plans in both English and local languages.

Familiar with government financial or tax policy

Ability to work with business leads and creative teams to successfully meet deadlines in a fast-paced, rapidly-changing environment.

Effective communication skills to communicate effectively with all concerned staff.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Oversee all financial functions of the ACB with responsibilities including:

Maintain day-to-day financial control of the service within Cashier.

Developing the ACB annual budget and ensuring compliance with it by all Departments.

Monitoring and evaluating all ACB financial operations, at least quarterly, and submitting recommendations to the management for improved systems if current operations are inadequate.

Ensuring accurate, complete recording and regular entry of all financial transactions of the ACB.

Supervise cash management processes.

Ensuring accurate and monthly reconciliation of accounts

Budget comparison reports and ensure that budgets are not over-spent and that donor and sponsor requirements are met within the budget

Bank statement reconciliations and take necessary follow up actions to correct discrepancies

Submitting accurate monthly, quarterly and yearly financial reports, at the required time, to the management.

Forecasting income and expenditure.

Ensuring compliance with all ACB finance policies and procedures, including strategic plans and constitutional requirements.

Ensuring compliance with all financial audit requirements including the ACB constitutional requirements as well as those of the ICC, ACC, the Ministry of Finance and other donors and sponsors.

Manage relationships with banking institutions and ensure good working relationships with government entities.

Ensuring that the ACB operates in all its operations with complete financial transparency and integrity.

Closely monitor all ACB financial activities and immediately report any suspected violation of policy or procedure, fraud or embezzlement of ACB resources by staff or others.

Prepare analytical and comparative reports showing different financial statistics of ACB

Suggest and implement financial policy for better Management of the funds

Guiding Management in major financial decisions.

Oversea finance department activities and make sure transaction occurs according to the annual budget and financial policy

Prepare Financial reports for ICC, MoF and other stack holders

Identify areas of the potential improvement including proper tracking of all financial activities and minimize the financial risks

To perform any relevant task which is assigned by line manager

Job Location:Afghanistan, Kabul


Minimum ACCA finalist. ACCA member shall be preferred.

7 years of experience in related filed.

Ability to use different accounting software.

Strong understanding of theoretical and practical cricket issues including familiarity with ICC and ACC rules.

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Submission Guideline:

Interested qualified candidates should submit a full CV (maximum three pages) with a cover letter explaining their motivation in applying for the job and highlighting their relevant skills and experience;

To apply online please send your application / CV to below email.


Candidates may also submit applications by hard copy directly to the ACB HR department in Kabul

Academic job documents is not needed with application but can be requested if called for interview

Only short-listed candidates may be informed for written test and interview.

Note: Do not forget to mention position title at the subject line of your emails or else your applications will not be considered