Your role will be to provide financial management to the South Sudan programme. This will include preparing the annual budget, financial monthly accounts including re-forecasts to the end of the year and provide financial information to the programme manager and other department heads when required.
As the manager you will supervise the finance staff in their duties, providing them with clear feedback, training, development and mentoring. You will oversee the payments of wages and benefits to programme national staff.
You will need to manage the financial risk by maintaining accounting systems and internal controls that comply with the MAFI finance manual. You will develop and improve systems and controls as necessary.
To ensure that the requirement of the regulating authorities are met you will arrange for external audits and filing of accounts. You will prepare and submit any tax returns and forms and assist staff with filing tax information if required.
As part of the programme leadership team you will monitor financial performance and recommend appropriate corrective action and advise on the financial implications of proposals discussed.
There is an occupational requirement for the job holder of this position to be a committed Christian. The post holder will be expected to lead and take part in prayer and biblical reflection and to be a role model for the organisation in accordance with our Christian beliefs and standards in the work place.