Plan International Regional Finance Manager Job in Nairobi, Kenya

About Plan International

Plan International is an independent global child rights organisation committed to supporting vulnerable and marginalised children and their communities to be free from poverty.

By actively connecting committed people with powerful ideas, we work together to make positive, deep-rooted and lasting changes in children and young people’s lives. We place a specific focus on girls and women, who are most often left behind.

For over 80 years, we have supported girls and boys and their communities around the world to gain the skills, knowledge and confidence they need to claim their rights, free themselves from poverty and live positive fulfilling lives.

We are inviting qualified candidates to apply for the following position:

Regional Finance Manager (RFM) – RESA-MENA, Nairobi

The incumbent will provide financial leadership and management in the region, champion innovation in business processes and ensure an effective financial information system is maintained all times.

S/he will engage, inspire, motivate and leads teams of country finance functions to provide best in class financial management and support to countries in the region in one of the largest INGOs in the world and a regional budget in Eastern and Southern Africa of more than Euro 150 million a year

. As the region is increasingly expanding its reach to respond to emergency situations, the RFM requires to support countries in terms of Finance capacity deployments and setting up systems and procedures that facilitates timely programme response.

S/he will take care of the end to end regional financial management and business planning processes, the regional accounting and treasury activities, and the financial reporting and analysis.

The RFM anchors financial management innovations and process in the region and links with the head office teams. S/he will also ensure internal financial controls and financial risk management in addition to people management responsibilities. As the organization is also going through a variety of change processes, the RFM will be a key staff member to lead some of the change in his/her area.

Plan International is a development organization uniting people to advance the rights of all children. Accordingly, we are an equal opportunity employer and employment is subject to our child protection standards including appropriate background checks and adherence to our Global Policy on Safeguarding Children and Young People.

Application Procedure

Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

To access the full job description and make an online application follow this link

The closing date of applications is 6th February 2019.

Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Disclaimer: Plan International Kenya does not require applicants to pay any fee at whatever stage of the recruitment and selection process. We therefore advise the general public to exercise due diligence when applying for employment.

To read more about Plan International Kenya, visit our website

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Updated: January 25, 2019 — 5:57 am