Job Title: Cashier

Location: Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (KRI), with occasional travel to KRI areas

Type of position: Full time

Length of Contract: 12 Months


About SEED Foundation:

SEED Foundation (SEED) is a registered charity organization in Erbil, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, whose mission is to promote the Kurdistan Region’s (KRI) social, educational and economic development, human rights, and to address the humanitarian needs of the residents of the region. SEED works with survivors of violence and conflict in the KRI to help them rebuild their lives. SEED takes a comprehensive approach to recovery, integrating psychotherapy and case management services with a range of vocational, educational and recreational activities, to reduce symptoms of trauma, empower and protect survivors, and improve individual and family well-being. SEED also works to improve the skills of local psychologists and other service providers through education, training and supervision programs to better equip them to help individuals and communities heal. Finally, SEED works with local institutions and others to promote laws, policies and procedures that promote human rights and the protection of the most vulnerable. Our work reflects international best practices and expertise, combined with local know-how and understanding.

Role of the Cashier

SEED is seeking a Cashier to work in SEED’s office in Erbil with occasional travel to other sites within KRI. The Cashier will be responsible for a variety of tasks and duties assigned as per the scope of work.


  • Ensure there are adequate cash resources in the office to cover all planned activities and request cash when required.
  • Collect cash from bank and be SEED Foundation’s representative for day-to-day banking activities/requests.
  • Review all paperwork provided prior to writing cheques and making the payments.
  • Responsible for the disbursement of cash in accordance with SEED Foundation’s procedures.
  • Review and prepare bank transfers and payroll transfers.
  • Maintain and update the cash record on a daily basis. 
  • Ensure weekly and month end cash counts are carried out and adequately approved as per SEED Foundation’s procedures.
  • Ensure adequate referencing and filing of paperwork.
  • Scan, file, backup all finance department data.
  • Ensure full understanding of and adherence to SEED Foundation’s procedures.
  • Perform other duties as necessary, as assigned by supervisor.

Essential criteria

  • Finance / Accounting Degree
  • Previous work experience in NGO’s in finance role.
  • Two or more years of experience in finance.
  • Strong computer skills in MS Office programs, particularly Excel 
  • Strong organizational skills as well as attention to detail 
  • Excellent oral and written English, Arabic, and Kurdish language skill

To Apply

Please e-mail the following in one PDF to using “Cashier “and Your FULL NAME” as the subject of your e-mail.

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • three references with complete contact information

Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be reviewed.

NO CALLS PLEASE. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.