Current Hiring Practices and Trends in the Development Sector
- BY David Mackenzie
The Finance Manager will be the Finance lead for the "Building Peaceful Futures" Consortium (which includes Save the Children as Lead Agency, Care, Handicap International and Norwegian Refugee Council). The incumbent will work closely with the Consortium Program Directors, Logistics and Finance teams to ensure that the program financial operations are consistent with SCI and DFAT requirements. Through continuous reviews s/he will ensure that SCI and DFAT financial and compliance procedures are adhered to at all times across all partners and operational areas. Under the supervision of the Consortium Director, the position will be responsible for ensuring that all operations and partners meet the SCI and donor requirements including budget planning, monitoring, and reporting are delivered in a timely manner. The position will be responsible for ensuring that DFAT policies on fraud and corruption are complied with across the Consortium.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
Essential: University Degree in Accounting from a recognized institution or other related field
Knowledge, skills and abilities
Scope & complexity of decision making
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 healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise 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.