Prospective Staff

All applications must be emailed to
Management Accountant
Finance, - LF7003
The Opportunity

USP Finance Section is seeking a strategic and proficient individual with extensive work experience in management and financial accounting in a large or complex organization. The role is responsibility for providing first-level financial support to the administrative functions of the University. Experience in project and donor fund management would be beneficial to applicants interested in this position. Applicants with demonstrated experience in managing a financial accounting system with ability to work to deadlines especially as it relates to financial analysis and reporting and providing budget monitoring reports would have an advantage over other candidates.

The Person We Seek
To be considered for the position, applicants must have:
- Postgraduate qualifications or progress towards postgraduate qualifications in Finance and at least 5 years of experience in related area of work; or
- Or a good finance degree with over 7 years of extensive experience and management expertise in a large or complex organisation;
- Some experience of service to a regional organization;
- Hands on experience in terms of budget preparation/ financial performance analysis and reporting.
Preference will be given to applicants with:
- Current member of a related professional body CPA or CA;
- Substantial experience in area of Management Accounting and serving regional or complex organization;
- Experience in donor fund management;
- Proficient communication and interpersonal skills;
- Experience in Finance policy formulation.
Enquiries and further information: Mr. Avishay Raj, Deputy Director, Finance, ph: ; fax: ; email:

The position is available for a term of three years and may be renewed by mutual agreement.
Salary Range: FJ $50,184 to FJ $61,289 per annum

How to Apply

Application to be sent to:

Application should be clearly marked as “Vacancy – Position Reference Number, Position Title”.

The advertisement criteria is available on our University website ( under Employment Opportunities.

Please include the following documents in your application: Academic Credentials/Transcripts, Cover letter clearly addressing key Selection Criteria and Resume with names of three referees, one of which must be your current or most recent direct work supervisor. Referees will only be contacted if you are selected.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

USP is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to ensure that everyone is treated with respect and given equal opportunities to work in an inclusive environment. USP encourages all qualified candidates to apply regardless of their racial, ethnic, religious and cultural background, gender, sexual orientation or disabilities.

Closing date for applications 14 November 2021


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