Treasury Specialist Adviser Norway

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The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is an independent humanitarian organisation helping people forced to flee. We work in crises across more than 31 countries, providing emergencies and long-term assistance to millions of people every year. We stand up for people forced to flee, advocating their rights. NORCAP, our global provider of expertise, helps improve international and local ability to prevent, prepare for, respond to and recover from crises. NRC also runs the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre in Geneva, a global leader in reporting on and advocating for people displaced within their own country.

Employment with NRC may lead to employment in or deployment to Regions, Countries, Areas or Offices that may be host to considerable health, safety and security risks. NRC takes this very seriously and we have procedures in place to reduce known risks, but will never be able to take away all risks.

NRC is an equal opportunities employer and aims to have staffing diversity in terms of age, gender, ethnicity, nationality and physical ability.

An exciting opportunity to head up the Treasury Specialist Adviser role for a leading international NGO working in Oslo, Norway.

What we are looking for

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is seeking a highly qualified, resilient and dynamic Treasury Specialist Adviser.

More About the Role

The Treasury Specialist Adviser is responsible for that NRC has solid and efficient banking and payment provider relationships, ,will effectuate and advise on payments and foreign exchange currency trades in a highly complex and volatile sanction environment, and will monitor cash flows and invest surplus liquidity in line with NRC’s Policy for Financial Reserve Investment.

What you will do

  • Responsible for developing and maintaining NRC’s policy for cash liquidity, monitoring and initiating actions to maximize returns from equity and surplus liquidity in line with NRC’s Policy for Financial Reserve Investment.
  • Responsible for being a super user and administrator of NRC’s bank portals and treasury systems.
  • Responsible for providing the required KYC documents and responding to the due diligences’ requirements requested by banks and payments providers.
  • Responsible for the foreign exchange (FX) trading on the 360T platform. Based on country offices’ local currency needs, liaise with FX service providers to ensure that trades are executed securely at the best competitive rates.
  • Work closely with the Treasury, Accounting and Salary back-office team to ensure that trading and payment activities are correctly accounted for, reported, and tracked on a timely basis and aligned to set policies and regulatory requirements.

Please download the detailed job description to learn more about the position.

What you will bring

  • Relevant experience with treasury within a large and complex international environment
  • Advanced user of Excel and other Microsoft applications
  • Financial analytical skills
  • Professional knowledge in accounting
  • Fluency in English, both written and verbal
  • Accurate and attentive to detail

    What we offer

  • Duty station: Oslo, Norway

  • Contract: Permanent
  • Travel: 5% -10%
  • Salary/benefits: Grade 9 on NRC’s Head Office salary scale
  • NRC is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to diversity without distinction to age, gender, religion, ethnicity, nationality, and physical ability.
  • We think outside the box, encourage ideas, and give responsibility to all employees at all levels.
  • You will have many opportunities to be heard and take the initiative.

    Find out more about the benefits of working for NRC

    Important information about the application process

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When creating your profile, include your full name as given on your passport. Complete all the system-required fields for experience, employment history and education.

Submit your application and CV in English, taking care to attach your latest CV.

Applications that do not meet the minimum standards in terms of experience or qualifications will generally not be considered. Unsolicited applications not related to this specific job advertisement will not be considered.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. We receive many applicants for each vacant position.

If you have any questions about this role, please email with the job title as the subject line.

Why NRC?

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is an independent humanitarian organization helping people forced to flee. Our 15,000 staff work in crises across 40 countries, providing life-saving and long-term assistance to millions of people every year.

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