Finance Manager Job at Gardens Health International - Career Opportunity in Rwanda
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Vacancy title:
Finance Manager

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: NGO , Category: Accounting and Finance ]


Jobs at:

Gardens Health International

Deadline of this Job:
2nd July 2019  

Duty Station:
Within Rwanda , Kigali , East Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, June 20, 2019 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

  The Finance Manager is a hands-on individual who provides oversight to finance, accounting and reporting activities in Rwanda and the US. He/she leads the overall finance strategy and he has functional responsibility over accounting, accounts payable/receivable, budgeting and expense procedures.
The Finance Manager ensures that GHI has systems and procedures in place to support effective program implementation and provide strong internal controls. He/she ensures the value for money criteria of economy, efficiency, and effectiveness. He/She will be supervising the bookkeeper and responsible for reviewing all her work for completeness/accuracy..

  Job Responsibilities:
• Overseeing GHI’s financial operations in Rwanda and the US.
• Coordinating monthly budget requests and reporting processes in collaboration with Heads of Department and the Executive Director.
• Preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports for the senior leadership team and the Board of Directors.
• Preparing the monthly payroll for review by the Executive Director.
• Contributing to the development and implementation of financial policies and procedures across the organization.
• Ensuring the operational effectiveness of the organization’s internal controls.
• Working with the Executive Director to develop financial models for various growth scenarios.
• Contributing as needed to grant proposals and reports.
• Ensure that the monthly statutory returns –RRA, PAYE and CSR are filled and paid on a timely basis
• Overseeing preparation of materials for the interim and annual audits.
• Working with the Development Team to build out financial projections.
• Audit Support. Liaising with External auditors to ensure that GHI Audits are completed in a timely manner and audit recommendations are put in place.
• Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
• Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
• Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
• Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
• Guides accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions.
• Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
• Working with the Executive Director to request disbursements from the US.

Job Skills: Not Specified

  Job Qualifications:
• At least 5 years of working experience in a fast paced not for profit organization, 2 years of which must have been in a supervisory role.
• Prior experience using QuickBooks in a professional setting.
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel skills.
• ACCA/CPA is an added advantage.
• Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (BBA), Bachelor of Commerce, or related degree - Majoring in Accounting.

Job Education Requirements: Not Specified

Job Experience Requirements: Not Specified


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Job application procedure
  Interested candidates should send;
An application letter plus updated Curriculum Vitae in English.
Three names of professional referees.
Current Salary and Salary Expectation.
The deadline for receiving applications is 30th June 2019.
Please mention FINANCE MANAGER as the subject of your mail to 
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
*Note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Rwanda
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job:  2nd July 2019
Duty Station: Rwanda
Posted: 20-06-2019
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 20-06-2019
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 20-06-2065
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