Finance And Support Services Director, World Vision Rwanda


World Vision is a Christian humanitarian, development and advocacy organisation devoted to improving the lives of children, families and their communities around the world. Our 34,000+ staff members working in nearly 100 countries are united in helping the most vulnerable children overcome poverty and experience fullness of life.

Through our work, every 60 seconds … a family gets water … a hungry child is fed … a family receives the tools to overcome poverty.

Here’s where you come in:

As the Finance and Support Services Director for World Vision Rwanda, you will provide overall leadership, oversight, and management support for all aspects of financial management in the National Office (NO). This position is seen as a strategic partner; member of the Senior Management/Leadership Team of the NO, with a focus on ensuring accountability, stewardship, coordinating planning and budgeting processes, providing accurate financial data, analysis, and advice; as well as developing financial strategy that best serves the NO strategic and programme objectives. You will be responsible for the finance staff capacity strengthening, the development and implementation of good internal controls, risk management, and utilisation and safeguarding of assets according to World Vision approved policies and procedures.

You will provide:

Leadership to the Supply Chain team ensuring that the procurement of organisational resources is executed effectively, efficiently, and economically and ensure the National Office is optimally staffed to timely procure & deliver project supplies per grants donor guidelines and World Vision policies. Overall leadership to the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) team and ensure that the office has reliable, sufficient connectivity and the organisation’s information systems and resources are adequately protected. Overall leadership to the Administration function ensuring that the national office is effectively supported and staff have a clean, secure, and hospitable place to work. Requirements include:

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration, or a related field. Minimum 5 years of experience in finance position with medium business/medium NGO/government agency. Minimum 2 years of experience in finance management position. Experience with planning and forecasting. Solid knowledge of accounting principles, financial systems, budget/cash flow monitoring and internal accounting controls. Good working knowledge of computerized accounting systems, preferably Sun Systems & ProVision. Proficiency in written and spoken English.

The position requires the ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally up to 25% of the time.

How to apply Find the full responsibilities and requirements for this position online and apply by 20 DEC 2021. Due to the number of applications received, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

World Vision is dedicated to our team members’ development and their success. We aspire for all employees to be fulfilled through their work and their contributions to an organisation working to provide long-term sustainable solutions to the world’s most vulnerable people.

We help children of all backgrounds, even in the most dangerous places, inspired by our Christian faith.

For more information, please visit our website: Our vision for every child, life in all its fullness. Our prayer for every heart, the will to make it so.


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