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Finance Manager Tanzania

Discussion in 'Nafasi za Kazi na Tenda' started by kilimasera, Feb 28, 2010.

  1. kilimasera

    kilimasera JF-Expert Member

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    Pathfinder Overview:
    Pathfinder International is dedicated to creating access to and improving the quality of family planning, reproductive health, abortion, and community- and facility-based HIV and AIDS care and services. In partnership with host country governments and nongovernmental organizations, we train facility-based health care providers to improve both the quality and range of their technical and counseling skills. Facility-based services are further improved through provision of equipment and facility renovations. We mobilize communities to advocate for quality services and improve access through trained community-based volunteers. Pathfinder improves youthÂ’s access to health care by creating youth-friendly services and training peer educators to promote them. In each project, Pathfinder works with our partners to improve both their management and program implementation capacity. Through all that we do, Pathfinder strives to empower women, men, adolescents, and communities to make choices and create environments conducive to healthy reproductive behaviors.

    Pathfinder International is seeking a Finance Manager for an opportunity that is available in Tanzania. This individual shall manage all of the administrative and financial management related to the implementation of activities under a new program. The Finance Manager will plan and oversee insurance, regulatory compliance, quality assurance, and related support programs and services for the project. The Finance Manager will coordinate on budge activities and support with internal audit functions and guidance to the field staff. All qualified candidates will have demonstrated experience in financial management or large international projects. All qualified candidates shall have familiarity with compliance to USG Cost Accounting Standards as well as computer applications datatbases. Individuals must possess excellent organizational, analytical, oral and written communication skills, and ability to work well on teams. The candidate must also sign a letter of commitment to the project.

    Qualifications include:
    Masters Level Degree in Business Administration, Finance or other relevant field
    Minimum of 8 years of financial management experience with In-depth knowledge of USAID regulations and to use sound judgment in applying them to diverse, field-based operations
    Significant international experience, particularly in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Ability to manage budgets and meet project deadlines
    People management skills with the ability to provide guidance and support
    Computer literacy
    NOTE: Position is pending donor approval

    Apply by: 31 March 2010

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