The Nature Conservancy
Job Title: Financial Analyst – Africa Region
Your Position with The Nature Conservancy: The Financial Analyst provides highly specialized financial & accounting related services to the Africa Region Program.
The Financial Analyst provides highly specialized services in one or more of the following functions: proposal budget development; financial analysis and reporting; support and design field financial management processes; accounting; management controls and reporting, or similar financial activities for the Africa Region Business Unit.
S/he has a high level of expertise in his/her area(s) of specialization of reporting, proposals, analysis and systems innovation.
S/he administers and maintains finance/accounting activities in accordance with TNC policies and procedures and best practices in financial/organizational management.
The Financial Analyst provides assistance to all levels of personnel in his/her specialty area.
S/he responds to complex operational and employee/management questions and problems based on advanced knowledge of the subject area with solutions.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or related field and
- 4 years’ related experience or equivalent combination.
- Professional certification such as a CPA or ACCA.
- Experience using accounting and financial reporting systems.
- Experience in manipulating, analyzing and interpreting data. Advanced expertise in
- Microsoft Excel required.
- Experience with complex relational databases. Knowledge of Microsoft’s Power BI application is preferred.
- Experience in full cost budgeting.
- Experience in supporting multiple projects in various locations and/or countries.
- Demonstrated innovations ¡n financial systems and tools.
- Excellent analytical and quantitative skills.
- Multi-lingual skills and/or multi-cultural experience appreciated.
- Strong capacity building, organizational skills and attention to detail.
- Knowledge of current trends in budgeting, financial reporting and analysis.
- Demonstrated use of modern technology in providing financial solutions.
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All applications must be submitted in the system prior to end of day 21st July 2019