ID: 211906

Finance Assistant

Human Rights Regular - less than 6 months Marsfield NSW

About this opportunity

Mahboba’s Promise is a non-profit organisation dedicated to providing a sustainable future to vulnerable women and children in Afghanistan, surrounding regions, and Australia.

The organisation has been in operation for 25 years, committed to building a prosperous future for marginalised women, children, widows and orphans. More recently the organisation has also pivoted to provide specialised support to the growing cohort of refugees and asylum seekers from Afghanistan and surrounding regions here in Sydney.

Through connections with communities in Afghanistan, we have delivered critical humanitarian aid during crises and driven long-term sustainable change through a range of programs including four orphanages across rural provinces in Afghanistan, outreach programs, schools and education programs, healthcare clinics, micro-businesses, agricultural skills building projects and women empowerment initiatives. To date our work has positively impact over 1.6 million people.

Join us on our mission to empower women and children to learn, grow, make their voices heard and reach their full potential.

The main tasks involved with the Finance Assistant role are:

  • Assist with data entry and management of financial records
  • Assist with bank reconciliations
  • Assist with the generation of financial reports
  • Help maintain accurate financial records and ensure compliance with relevant regulations
  • Assist with other finance-related tasks as required.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Basic knowledge of accounting principles & relevant regulations
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Availability for a minimum of 6 months commitment


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Type of work
  • Accounting & Finance