Lutheran World Relief (LWR) is seeking applications for Finance Director for the anticipated USAID Markets & Nutrition project in Niger-the lead markets development activity for USAID’s Resilience in the Sahel II Project (RISE II) and the Sahel Development Partnership. The Finance Director will oversee the financial management and assets of the program in accordance with LWR and USAID guidelines.
Must have: Master’s degree in accounting, finance or relevant field and CPA or MBA. 10+ years of experience in accounting and finance and experience with contracts/grants from federal agencies. Experience with accounting/finance in an overseas field office on development projects with budgets over $20 million. Knowledge of US Government policies, procedures, procurement practices, rules, regulations, reporting requirements. Familiarity with cost accounting practices and OMB Guidance for Grants and Agreements, 2 CFR 200. Previous supervisory experience, including direct supervision of a team of operations and financial staff. Experience in Niger. Fluency in French and English.
To apply, go to: http://lwr.iapplicants.com/ViewJob-775109.html
About the Organization
LWR has merged with IMA.IMA World Health is a non-profit, faith-based organization that that offers extensive expertise implementing programs to address integrated health systems strengthening, maternal and child health, neglected tropical diseases, malaria, HIV, non-communicable diseases, and sexual and gender based violence programs in some of the most challenging and post-conflict settings throughout Africa, Asia, and the Caribbean. IMA maintains a diverse and complex funding portfolio made up of both grants and contracts that support program services across those countries and totals approximately $100 million annually.