Finance and Awards Director/Temporary
Save the Children
Deadline of this Job:
3rd October 2018
Date Posted: 21st September 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time
Save the Children is seeking a Finance and Awards Director for a USAID-funded school community partnerships education project. This position is a maternity cover for a five-month period, from October 2018 through to February 2019.
FINANCE AND AWARDS DIRECTOR
Save the Children is seeking a Finance and Awards Director for a USAID-funded school community partnerships education project. This position is a maternity cover for a five-month period, from October 2018 through to February 2019. The Finance and Awards Director is responsible for the management of financial processes and procedures and will lead in setting up project accounting systems and procedures as per Save the Children and USAID standards. The Director will work with country office Finance and Awards management team to provide financial data analysis to the SMT and meet Save the Children and USAID reporting requirements. S/he will also provide audit support and provide capacity building to partner finance staff as needed in terms of financial management, systems, and procedures. This position will also provide dedicated USAID compliance support and proactive compliance monitoring for risk assurance and capacity building (especially with regard to local subgrantees).
Qualifications and experience
We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better health care, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realize the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.
We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:
We know that great people make a great organization and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.
Job application procedure
Interested candidates should send an application letter plus updated Curriculum Vitae as a single document in English, including 3 names of professional referees to HR-Rwanda@savethechildren.org The deadline for receiving applications is October 3rd, 2018. Please mention “Finance and Awards Director” as the subject of your email and also include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations. This job can also be found at www.savethechildren.net/jobs We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse. *Note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.* *Disclaimer: Save the Children International does not charge any kind of fee at whichever stage of the recruitment process*