Deputy Director - Finance and Administration

Published: 25 January 2018
Deputy Director - Finance and Administration: Africaid
Deadline: COB 1 February 2018


Africaid is a community organisation which through its Zvandiri programme, integrates community prevention, treatment, care and support for children, adolescents and young people living with HIV.  Africaid works with the Ministry of Health and Child Care (MOHCC) in implementing these interventions.

The role
The Deputy Director will be responsible for providing strong strategic leadership to departmental heads for Finance, Human Resources, IT & Procurement and Logistics through playing an integral role in developing the professional and management skills of the aforementioned staff in collaboration with the other senior management.

Main responsibilities
Senior Management role: To ensure effective engagement in organizational management
Finance & Donor Grant Management functions: To ensure effective and efficient financial & grant management support is provided to Africaid through planning, budgeting and variance analysis/expenditure monitoring, forecasting and reporting
Procurement and transport functions: To ensure effective and efficient logistical support and resources are provided to the staff and programmes
Internal Audit: To ensure appropriate and robust internal controls are in place and compliant with donor requirements
Human Resources & Administration: To ensure competent and high caliber human resources are attracted and retained to achieve organizational objectives. Oversee payroll and income tax payments
Information Technology: To ensure effective IT systems for communication and data management linking with Africaid’s systems

Minimum qualifications and experience
A Master’s degree in Accounting or Finance related Degree, and a fully qualified member of a recognised Accounting Professional Association such as CA and ACCA, CIS; At least ten years related experience in a similar role in the NGO Sector; Experience in managing multiple international and local donor funds is highly desirable.

To apply
Interested applicants should submit a 3 page CV and letter of motivation in WORD to:

Please state post applied for. Please do not attach certificates when applying.

"Africaid is an equal opportunity employer"
- Africaid
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