The Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. (CHAI) is a global health organization committed to saving lives and reducing the burden of disease in low-and middle-income countries, while strengthening the capabilities of governments and the private sector in those countries to create and sustain high-quality health systems that can succeed without our assistance. For more information, please visit: http://www.clintonhealthaccess.org.
CHAI is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to providing an environment of fairness, and mutual respect where all applicants have access to equal employment opportunities. CHAI values diversity and inclusion and recognizes that our mission is best advanced by the leadership and contributions of people with diverse experience, backgrounds, and culture.
Established in Senegal since 2018, CHAI has supported the Ministry of Health in building sustainable health systems that provide patients with the care they need, when and where they need it, to improve health impact and save lives. CHAI is now focusing on priorities identified with the Ministry of Health, including COVID-19, HIV, cervical cancer, and health financing.
CHAI is seeking a highly motivated individual to work as the Country Finance Manager to oversee the provision of professional accounting and comprehensive financial management control and reporting, to a wide range of senior internal and external stakeholders of CHAI’s Senegal.
This position will provide accounting, financial, compliance and treasury support to the Senegal’s office while working closely with staff across all levels of the organization, including CHAI's Boston-based human resources and finance teams.
The Finance Manager will report to and help the Senegal Country Director (CD), to set up and oversee the necessary operational systems to facilitate programmatic activities, undertake the finance and accounting tasks according to global policies, and support successful program implementation.
Oral and written communication skills in both English and French is a requirement.
The responsibilities of the Finance Manager include ensuring that all accounts are correct and up to date, producing financial reports used by the leadership team for management and decision-making purposes, contribute to producing annual financial report, prepare for annual audit, etc. The Finance Manager will report directly to the Country Manager and will be an integral member of the CHAI Senegal Operations team, supporting the program team in discharging their duties. The Finance Manager may supervise other operations and support staff, building their capacity and ensuring smooth running of operations. Because of the fluid nature of our work, specific responsibilities may change over time and these responsibilities listed here should not be construed as being comprehensive but rather indicative of what is expected:
Financial Planning & Analysis
Legal, Compliance & risk management