Finance Director-Habitat Hammers Back

San Juan, Puerto Rico
Apply by 29 August 2018
Senior-level , Full-time staff position
Posted on 30 July 2018

Job Description

// Rich Text Editor, ckEditorDiv, Press ALT 0 for help1. Coordinate the budget process and elaborate cash flows needed

2. Prepare and integrate information needed for a good accountability within the organization

3. Lead the decision-making process about major purchases, ensuring compliance with relevant policies and procedures

4. Approves expenses within his/her assigned level

5. Ensure the achievement of financial expectations/requirements from multi-lateral donors, including reports, transfers, audits, etc.

6. Develop and implement standard operating policies and procedures to ensure compliance with HFH global policies and local laws.

7. Ensure all proper control procedures are implemented.

8. Ensure that audit recommendations have been implemented.

9. Promote and support departmental teamwork at the Puerto Rico LLC office.

10. Develop/adapt trainings plans for special projects in streamlining their overall financial management

11. Manages procurement and inventory procedures; Insure procedures are implemented and followed.

12. Properly manage all grant reporting functions.

13. Key strategist with other senior leaders.

Minimum work experience-

• 5 years of management/finance experience, strong grant accounting and reporting skills preferred.
• 3 years’ experience in international accounting

Skills, Competencies, and Experience
• Experience in writing policies and procedures and process evaluation and documentation
• Strong in preparing and analyzing fund accounting cash flows.
• A demonstrated knowledge of finance, fund accounting and internal controls
• Strong grant accounting and reporting skills.
• Strong organizational skills with ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
• Strong analytical skills. Ability to work and interpret numbers, figures and other financial information.
• Strong Communication skills – both oral and written.
• Ability to work in cross-cultural environments.
• Ability to work as a team member.
• Fluency in English and Spanish.

About the Organization

Habitat for Humanity International is a non-profit, ecumenical Christian housing ministry. The purpose and goal of Habitat for Humanity International is to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness from the world, and to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and action. Habitat invites people of all backgrounds, races and religions to build houses in partnership with families in need. Habitat for Humanity has an Administrative Headquarters based in Atlanta, an Operational Headquarters based in Americus, Georgia, and Area Office bases of operations in Manila, Philippines for our Asia and Pacific work, San Jose, Costa Rica for our Latin American and Caribbean work and Bratislava, Slovakia for our Europe, the Middle East and Africa work.

HFHI is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to employ and assign the best qualified personnel for all our positions in a manner that does not unlawfully discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, gender, marital status, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, veteran/reserve national guard status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.

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