GIZ -Finance Officer

German Development Cooperation  invites all suitable unemployed individuals to apply for their Finance officer job opportunity


The GFG Programme, implemented by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, is dedicated to promoting transparency and accountability in public financial management across Africa. By empowering change agents in areas such as taxation, budgets, and financial control, we drive systemic changes in African countries. As part of our Administrative Team, the Finance Officer plays a vital role in supporting our mission.


R468 000 – R570 468 per annum

Position Overview

As a Finance Officer, you will be responsible for managing logistics for partner events, providing support to the Financial Specialist, and assisting with HR and team organization. Your role includes coordinating administrative and logistical aspects of program activities, maintaining communication with partners, and ensuring financial management compliance.

Duties and responsibilities 

  • Exchange information among staff, partners, and institutions
  • Plan and organize administrative and logistical aspects of program activities
  • Coordinate with technical advisors and service providers for effective service delivery
  • Maintain inventory and ensure financial management compliance
  • Manage cash withdrawals, cashbook, bank accounts, and vouchers
  • Support vehicle and fleet management
  • Monitor income and expenses, assist in procurement processes
  • Perform additional tasks as requested by management

Minimum requirements 

  • University degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or similar field
  • Minimum of three years of relevant experience
  • Proficiency in ICT tools (MS Office)
  • Experience with international organizations is a plus
  • Fluency in English
  • Self-motivated and team-oriented

Location: Pretoria, Gauteng

Interested candidates should submit:

  • A motivation letter (max. 1 page) with the subject line Application for Finance Officer, attention to the Head of Human Resources.
  • A detailed CV
  • Proof of eligibility to work in South Africa (copy of SA ID)

How to apply 

Apply here online for GIZ  Finance Officer Job opportunity 

Closing date: 02 November 2023