Regional Finance Manager

Regional Finance Manager

World Agroforestry Centre (Icraf)

Regional Finance Manager

Details of the offer

We offer a collegial, diverse and gender-sensitive working environment, and we strongly encourage applications from qualified women. This position is remunerated on national terms. The appointment will be for an initial period of three (3) years, subject


· In consultation with the Regional Coordinator and Chief Financial Officer, ensure the integrity of the financial information and the financial reports prepared in the Regional, Nodal and Country Offices.
· Establish structures, reporting lines and appropriate authorities and responsibilities for the regional finance staff to ensure compliance to ICRAF policies and laws of the host countries and safeguard the centre assets.

· Within the overall Internal Control Framework of ICRAF, design and implement procedures

and processes to strengthen internal controls in the regional office.

· Evaluate and communicate internal control deficiencies in a timely manner to the Regional
· Manage the regions’ monthly closing and annual finalization process as per the ICRAF cut-off dates and ensure timely submission of monthly reconciliations, fixed assets movements.

· Review and post all monthly project imprest reports received from the ICRAF-ESAf

· Nodes/country offices.

· Prepare and analyse project financial reports as per the grant agreement and monitor the funding receipts with continued advisory to project managers

· Supervise the finance team in the region and ensure smooth and accurate flow of data and information to and from ICRAF HQ and the nodes/Country Offices.

· Manage and maintain the OCS for the region, fixed assets database and the online financial statements.

· Review and archive all documents received from the region’s node/country offices and avail these upon request by donors, auditors and HQ.

· Administrator the Regions’ project funds, monitor the nodes/country offices petty cash disbursements and perform surprise cash counts.

· Management of advances to Associate Institutions, Collaborators/partners and staff personal accounts as per ICRAF Policy.

· Maintain the supplier’s cycle and procurement process for the region as per ICRAF policy.

· Liaise and consult with the Financial Services Unit at ICRAF headquarters in Nairobi on all financial and budget related matters.

· Lead project audit and efforts to close audit financial management findings in the region. Train and build a high-performance finance team in the Region.

Job Requirements
Required education
: Bachelor's degree

Required relevant work experience
: 5 years

Required languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)
Want to see how you rank against other applicants?
Get detailed analysis on Fuzu Instant Feedback
Sign up to learn more

Source: Fuzu


  • Auditor - Accounting - Finances / Financial Services Manager


Related offers

Direct sales representative job

Direct Sales Representative Jobs, Latest Sales & Marketing Jobs, Title: Direct SalesRepresentative – Logbook Loans Location: Nairobi Retainer: 15k plus...

From Corporate Staffing Services Ltd - Nairobi Area

Published 15 days ago

Direct sales representative – logbook loans

Location: Nairobi, Retainer: 15k plus commission, Responsibilities Network and generate leads and opportunities to sell the financial services Reach potential...

From Corporate Staffing Services Ltd - Nairobi Area

Published 15 days ago

Manager - audit quality - relocation to bermuda at wilkinson partners

Job Details We are currently working with one of the major international professional services firms and their operations in Bermuda. We are supporting them in...

From Wilkinson Partners - Nairobi Area

Published 14 days ago

Direct sales representative – logbook loans

Job Summary Our client is an existing financial institution offering logbook loans. The seek to hire highly aggressive direct sales representative to push...

From Corporate Staffing Services Ltd - Nairobi Area

Published 13 days ago