Assistant Country Director Job at CARE Ghana - Career Opportunity in Ghana
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Vacancy title:
Assistant Country Director

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Accounting , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

CARE Ghana

Deadline of this Job:
24 April 2021  

Duty Station:
Within Ghana , Accra , West Africa

Date Posted: Friday, April 09, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

Company: CARE Ghana
Category: Accounting / Auditing
Location: Accra
Job status: Full-Time
Salary: GH
Education: Degree
Experience: 5 years
Job expires: 24 Apr-2021
We are seeking a motivated and innovative individual to assume the short-term role (6 months) of Assistant Country Director, Program Support (ACD-PS). The person in this role will be a member of the Country Office Senior Management Team (SMT) reporting directly to the Country Director.
What will you be doing?
• In this role, you will work in close collaboration with the Regional Management Unit, the Shared Service Center, and CARE USA Finance.
• You will be responsible for strategic business planning and analysis, and oversight of all financial and administrative operations in CARE Ghana, while building capacity within the Country Office.
• You will provide leadership and direction to diverse teams and ensures strong internal but cohesive controls and optimal operational efficiency for timely and quality program delivery. .

Some of your Responsibilities:
• Financial, Budget, and Award Management
• Administration and Logistics
• Human Resource and People management
• Provide support in the recruitment of a Program Support Director
• Participate in strategic discussions about the Country Office's 2030 strategy
• What you need to be successful in this role:
Qualification Required & Experience
• Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration or equivalent with proven knowledge of financial and accounting practices and procedures.
• Membership in one or more relevant and recognized professional bodies – ACCA, CIMA, IBAM, etc.
• Experience with online enterprise resource planning tools and systems such as PeopleSoft and BudgetMate, or similar tools
• At least 5 years of previous experience with CARE or a similar organization in the role of Finance Controller, Head of Finance, Program Support Director or ACD, Program Support
• Excellent knowledge of CARE's financial management systems and processes, budgeting planning, and other program support functions
• Proven experience with compliance and risk management and knowledge of the rules and regulations of diverse donors (USAID, EU, DFID, UN, etc.)
• Demonstrable success in building and managing diverse teams in a high-pressure environment

Job Skills : Not Specified

Job Qualifications : Not Specified

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 60

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree


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Closing Date: 24 April, 2021

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Ghana
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 24 April, 2021
Duty Station: Accra
Posted: 09-04-2021
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 09-04-2021
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 09-04-2065
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