Under the supervision of the Head of Secretariat, the Head of Finance maintains an effective and accurate financial reporting system for all the Secretariat activities. This includes ensuring that all expenditures are in conformity with donor guidelines, that records of receipts and other relevant documentation of expenditure are maintained and that the financial reporting to the EU and the relevant audit reports are delivered on time and to the highest professional standards. This includes of the management of the finance and administrative team of the Secretariat.
The responsibilities of the Head of Finance include:
This role involves the direct management of a finance team. This involves:
Please send your CV and cover letter (please include information about your availability) before November 4 2021 by email at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject: 'Head of Finance - Your surname'.
Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Early applications are encouraged, as the position might be filled before the deadline!
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