Alight, formerly the American Refugee Committee (ARC), is an international non-governmental organization providing integrated health; nutrition; and water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH); food security and livelihoods; community protection; and peacebuilding services to nearly 2 million people annually.
Alight came to Sudan in 2004 as one of the first humanitarian responders to the emergency needs of some 500,000 war-affected IDPs and host populations in the Tulus and Gereida corridors in South Darfur. In 2014, Alight expanded services its reach to include East Darfur. Today, Alight serves displaced populations and host communities in Kassala, Gedaref, West Kordofan, and East and South Darfur states. Alight provides lifesaving humanitarian action, recovery, and development services in these five states, with a country office based in Khartoum.
Field offices in Kassala, Gedaref, Nyala, El Daein, serve as the key state hubs for program delivery. Alight’s staff is more than 99 percent Sudanese, with nearly 800 full-time staff joined by over 400 incentive and community health and protection workers in delivering lifesaving programs and durable solutions in Sudan.
Alight is registered in Sudan and works closely with Federal and State Line Ministries to carry out its humanitarian and development mandates.
A brief description of the overall purpose of the job; the rationale for why the job exists and how it contributes to ALIGHT’s mission and strategic plan.)
Primary focal point for banking activities, receipts of bank vouchers, and processing of payments; takes direction from the Senior Finance Officer with regards to all ALIGHT Khartoum office banking and payment related transactions; and primary responsible for ensuring that paid invoices and vouchers are filed regularly.
Perform all accounting activities with main tasks on receiving and issuing payments as required by ALIGHT Khartoum office.