The Bantwana Initiative of World Education (WEI/Bantwana) seeks a qualified candidate for the role of Finance Director based in Malawi for an anticipated USAID-funded program to reduce the vulnerability of orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) and adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) to HIV and GBV. WEI/Bantwana (www.bantwana.org) is a leader in the development of high quality, comprehensive OVC service delivery in high HIV prevalence countries in southern and eastern Africa. WEI/Bantwana brings a significant track record of excellence and innovation in improving access to and quality of integrated OVC care and support. It focuses on strengthening coordination and harmonization of care, protection and support services across the HIV continuum of response, for OVC households from the community to national level.
The Finance Director is responsible for ensuring that the project functions efficiently and effectively in all financial, administrative, and operational matters. S/he ensures that the project consistently and correctly implements sound financial, contractual, and administrative operating systems, and that project activities are implemented in compliance with the USAID award regulations and with World Education/Bantwana policies. S/he collaborates with the members of the Project Management Team and works closely with the Chief of Party and partners to implement approaches and procedures and address management issues. The Finance Director will report to the Chief of Party. The selection of the applicant is subject to USAID approval. Salary commensurate with experience.
How to apply
Applications will be received until 5 October 2020 or a rolling basis until the position is filled. To apply for this position, please submit a cover letter, CV, and three references (including name, organization, phone number, and email address) to email@example.com with the position title in the subject line. Due to the high volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.