Senior Finance Director Job in Kenya for a USAID-Funded HSDSA Project – Abt Associates

Associates, a mission – driven global leader in research, technical
assistance, and program implementation across more than 40 countries
worldwide in the fields of health, social / environmental policy, and
international development.
Associates, seeks qualified candidates for potential employment
opportunities in an anticipated USAID-funded HIV Service Delivery
Support Activity (HSDSA) in Kenya.

Senior Finance Director

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides
    overall leadership and direction for the financial management,
    operations, and administrative support functions of the project.  
  • Develops
    and tracks budgets, manages payroll and vendor relations, and controls
    all financial transactions and reporting, both for the client and for
    Abt associates headquarters.  
  • Responsible
    for contract management, sub-award contracting, procurement, budgeting,
    and financial reporting, human resources, and commodity logistics.  
Qualification Requirements:  
  • Bachelors
    Degree (minimum), or a Masters Degree (desirable), in Business,
    Administration, Finance, or Accounting and 10+ years of professional
    experience managing financial and contractual aspects of large
    international development programs, preferably USAID-funded.  
  • Requires
    significant experience in managing financial and procurement personnel,
    in developing and managing large budgets; and in developing and
    managing donor-funded grants programs.  
  • Demonstrated
    knowledge of US Government Cost Accounting Standards, supervisory
    skills, and proficiency in relevant computer applications, with an
    emphasis on budget and financial analysis, are required, as is
    experience in logistics and procurement.
How to Apply
To be considered for any position, an applicant must submit his/her CV
and an application letter that provides details of the applicant’s
specific qualifications for the desired position to:

the subject line of the email, write the title of the position for
which you are applying. 

If you wish to apply for more than one position,
please submit separate applications for each position.  
Deadline for
applications is Monday, July 4, 2016.  
Applications that do not follow
these instructions, or that do not meet the stated minimum qualification
requirements, or that are received after the deadline, will not be
All positions are contingent upon project award and
funding, and all positions require the following: 
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively manage relationships with the
    Ministry of Health, other government representatives, for-profit private
    sector entities, local community organizations, donors, and other
    stakeholders, particularly at the sub-national level.
  • Professional level of oral and written fluency in the English language.
  • Ability and willingness to travel frequently to program sites throughout the country.
  • Candidates who are Kenyan nationals are highly preferred.
Interested individuals can learn more about Abt Associates at

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