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Global Finance Controller Job at One Acre Fund - Career Opportunity in Rwanda
One Acre Fund 516 Days Ago
Overview
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance
Job Type: Full-Time
Deadline of this Job: 18 June 2020
Duty Station: Kigali
Posted: 20-05-2020
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Job Status
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 20-05-2020
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 20-05-2065
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Job Description

Vacancy title:
Global Finance Controller

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

 

Jobs at:

One Acre Fund

Deadline of this Job:
18 June 2020  

Duty Station:
Within Rwanda , Kigali , East Africa

Summary
Date Posted: Wednesday, May 20, 2020 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed


JOB DETAILS:
About One Acre Fund
Founded in 2006, One Acre Fund supplies 1 million smallholder farmers with the agricultural services they need to make their farms vastly more productive. We provide quality farm supplies on credit, delivered within walking distance of farmers’ homes, and agricultural trainings to improve harvests. We measure our success by our ability to make farmers more prosperous: On average, farmers harvest 50 percent more food after working with One Acre Fund.
NOTE: All applications will only be received through this link. PLEASE APPLY HERE: https://grnh.se/1e325dcc1 
Job Description
Reporting to the CFO, the Global Finance Controller will manage the financial information at One Acre Fund that inspires internal decision-making and gives external partners the comfort to continue supporting us to achieve our goals and vision.
You will lead a team of 35+ to manage the finance data from initiation of transactions, through review all the way to final reporting. The functional responsibilities of your team include accounting, reporting, compliance, disbursements/AP, cash management, and systems improvement.
You will ensure that One Acre Fund has the systems in place to support program scale and coordinate audits in all 10+ countries of operation. You will work with the CFO to harmonize financial operations, develop financial strategies, monitor all financial activities, ensure compliance with finance and tax regulations, and maintain good relationships with external service providers. .

You will oversee:
People Management
• Directly manage the leads of reporting, compliance, and operations
• Systematize performance monitoring through indicators to shape a result-oriented team
• Provide leadership in enhancing the customer service centrist approach to the team’s work
• Recruit and develop an excellent finance team
Operations, Reporting & Compliance
• Monitor cash flow, accounts, and other financial transactions
• Prepare and provide periodic financial performance reports
• Oversee all external audits as needed by donors and for national regulators
• Ensure that all of our financial practices are in line with statutory regulations and legislation
• Use tech tools and data to increase the value-added by finance
• Identify, champion and implement improvements that strengthen the ICOFR


Job Skills: Not Specified


Qualifications
We are looking for passionate finance professionals who combine leading with good humor, patience, and a humble approach to service. Candidates who fit the following criteria are encouraged to apply:
• Over ten years of experience in a senior management role with both external audit and in-house financial management (large multinational experience a plus)
• People management skills with the ability to engage direct and indirect reports and peers
• Experience monitoring and improving control policies to ensure compliance
• Combine the ability to participate in and shape strategic discussions with a willingness to zoom-in to the detail and troubleshoot underlying root causes
• Business/Accounting Degree or CPA (or equivalent) mandatory, master’s or certification in related field a plus
• Excellent written and spoken English
Preferred Start Date: As soon as possible
Compensation: Commensurate with experience.
Benefits: Health insurance, housing, and comprehensive benefits
Sponsor International Candidates: Yes; African nationals strongly encouraged to apply.


Job Education Requirements: Business/Accounting Degree

Job Experience Requirements: 10 years


Work Hours: 8

 

Job application procedure
One Acre Fund never asks candidates to pay any money or pay for tests at any stage of the interview process. Official One Acre Fund emails will always arrive from a @oneacrefund.org address. Please report any suspicious communication here globalhotline@oneacrefund.org, but do not send applications or application materials to this email address.
We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity, or expression. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.


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