Global Communities is an international non-profit organization that works closely with communities worldwide to bring about sustainable changes that improve the lives and livelihoods of the vulnerable.Global Communities is seeking a Finance and Administration Manager for the anticipated five year USAID-funded Kenya Empowerment Activity. This 10M-20M program will empower youth through a youth-led, youth-owned, and youth-managed approach within a systems perspective that seeks to increase the capacity and commitment of Kenyan actors to better engage and serve their youth, particularly adolescent girls and young women. The program will utilize CLA (Collaborating, Learning and Adapting) approaches with youth at the forefront, including Kenyan actors and the broader development community, to share knowledge, reduce duplication of effort, and prioritize accordingly.
The Finance and Administration Manager is expected to drive best practices in financial management, human resources management and administrative management within the organization to maximize efficiency and growth.
Ensure that the program meets all donor and host country regulations and requirements related to USAID funds, accountability and operations within the region
Track and analyze all costs incurred under the award; oversee all payments
Monitor program budget and provide required reporting; maintain financial records for all program activities
Ensure that appropriate financial record-keeping policies and practices are established and maintained
Ensure that all financial management and procurement is conducted in compliance with HQ policy and U.S. government regulations
Oversee all office expenditures and staff transportation/vehicles
Liaise with HQ financial, compliance and field operations teams
Other duties, as assigned
: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience
: 3 years
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)
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