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Job title:                        Finance Manager, SHINE Mott MacDonald, Somaliland

Reporting to:              Country Director, Somaliland

Responsible for:       SHINE Finance Officer and Finance and Logistic Assistants (Lot 3/Lot4)

Base:   Hargeisa, Somaliland

Job purpose:             Responsible for the financial management and administrative processes and systems of the SHINE MM programme

Health Poverty Action works for health and global justice in partnership with people who have been marginalised and pushed into poverty.

We work with communities to help them demand their right to health, and to challenge the power imbalances that deny them their health rights.

Health Poverty Action’s work has grown to include programmes in 14 countries across Africa, Asia and Latin America (with more currently in development).  We always prioritise the poorest and the most marginalised – those neglected by governments and almost everyone else.  This has led us to work in some very difficult environments, often providing the only external assistance.  Health Poverty Action currently employs about 500 staff worldwide (with the vast majority located in our programme countries).

The Finance Manager is senior management role that lead the finance team, ensuring quality and timely support is provided to the two SHINE programme teams (Lot 3 and Lot 4), provide information, insight and analysis to the country programme management to facilitate informed decision making. The successful candidate will have extensive experience of working in finance within an international non-profit organisation and have a good understanding of donor regulations and best practice policies and procedures within the sector.

The incumbent will be responsible for budget controlling, expenditure monitoring, cash-flow and forecasts monitoring, the SHINE Mott Macdonald Essential Package of Health Services project, each responsible for the two Lots, namely Boroma and Zeila districts of Awdal region (Lot 3) and Burao and Odwyne districts of Togdheer region (Lot 4).

Prospective candidates should have at least 8 years’ experience as Finance and Administration Manager, preferably in Sub-Saharan Africa. They should also possess extensive experience in financial management for an international non-profit organisation, including managing external audits, donor reporting and budgeting.

For a detailed job description and to download the application form, please visit https://www.healthpovertyaction.org/about-us/jobs/

Application forms need to be submitted to personnel@healthpovertyaction.org by Monday, 23th September 23.59 PM East African time. Late submissions will not be considered.

Please note that due to a potentially high number of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be notified.



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