Business Development and Finance Manager Job at Bible Society of Rwanda (BSR) - Career Opportunity in Rwanda

Vacancy title:
Business Development and Finance Manager

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Business Operations ]

Jobs at:

Bible Society of Rwanda (BSR)

Deadline of this Job:
14 May 2021  

Duty Station:
Within Rwanda , Kigali , East Africa

Date Posted: Friday, May 07, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

Internal job announcement (BSR members only): Business Development and Finance Manager

The Bible Society of Rwanda (BSR) is a Christian organization and a member of the World Fellowship of National Bible Societies joined together as United Bible Societies (UBS) for consultation, mutual support and action in their common task of achieving the widest possible, effective and meaningful distribution of Holy Scriptures and to help people to interact with the Word of God.

Job Summary
Job title: Business Development and Finance Manager
Reporting to: General Secretary
Duty station: Kigali, Rwanda
Duration: Open Ended Contract

Key Primary Responsibilities
In short, here are the responsibilities of the Business Development and Finance Manager of the Bible Society of Rwanda include but not limited to:
• To manage business development activities according to the approved budget to maximize BSR capacity to support the Bible cause
• To prepare BSR financial budget collaboration with all BSR Departments
• To manage business development activities according to the approved budget to maximize BSR capacity to support the Bible cause
• To propose investment opportunities that may lead to BSR financial self-reliance and sustainability
• To ensure all related financial reports are produced timely (monthly, quarterly and annually)
• To analyze budget execution, identify variances and to propose adjustments
• To enhance the financial processes for profitability and revenue growth.
• To coordinate sales operations, and collaborate with other departments for efficiency in running BSR operations.
• To ensure adherence to Financial policies and procedures at all levels
• To propose BSR technological updates for financial management
• Carrying out the administrative work of the department

Basic requirements / Criteria for the post
The BSR would like to recruit the Business Development and Finance Manager who fulfills the following requirements:
• To be Rwandese, with residence in Rwanda
• To have a Bachelor’s Degree with experience of 5 years or a Master’s Degree with experience of 3 years in Accounting or Finance
• Work Experience in related positions at Managerial level
• Well-developed communication skills
• Proficiency in Accounting Softwares mainly QuickBooks
• General business knowledge
• Negotiation skills
• To be an active and committed Christian with interdenominational experience
• Excellent presentation skills including writing reports in 3 main languages (Kinyarwanda, English and French)
• Management skills
• Age range: Maximum 45 years
• Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
• Strong team work spirit

Some key documents needed for application
The interested and qualified candidates must submit the following documents:
• Application letter addressed to the BSR General Secretary
• Detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) with supporting documents of the required experience
• Notified Copy of Degrees
• Recommendation Letter of the Legal Representative of BSR Member Church issued within 90 days
• Copy of the ID card or Passport
• Copy of the Driving License- Category B
• Criminal record taken within the last 90 days

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 96

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree


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Job application procedure
The envelope containing key documents for application will be submitted to BSR office located at Kacyiru, Gasabo District, BP 788 Kigali, with mention “application letter for Business Development and Finance Manager Post”. The Deadline date for submission is 14th May 2021 at 12:00. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Rwanda
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 14 May 2021
Duty Station: Rwanda
Posted: 07-05-2021
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 07-05-2021
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 07-05-2030
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