The position is responsible for the administration of Grant Management Policy by rna;mmmng financial, accounting and grant support services in order to meet the needs of the organization and the donor, This position is responsible for preparing financial statements, maintaining cash controls, providing financial reporting and analysis in support of the USAID TulongeAfya project, This position is also responsible for the operations of post-award grant administration and related accounting duties. Working closely with the Finance and Administration, Finance Director (FHI360) and Senior Program Manager - Grant, the incumbent will focus heavily on budgeting, compliance, reporting and variance analysis functions. This will accurately account for project costs, thoroughly analyze variances to budget and clearly communicate these results to management
Preferred Qualifications and Experience
Bachelor Degree in Accounting or closely related field plus 3-5 years of relevant, progressively responsible experience, preferably in the non-profit community (USAID, CDC etc), with experience in budgeting, forecasting and financial reporting. Ability to effectively communicate financial information to non-financial managers.Ability to analyze, evaluate and summarize financial records for accuracy and conformance to procedures, rules and regulations. Familiar with accounting fundamentals, Strong analytical, presentation, communication and problem-solving skills and Knowledge of federal grants and regulations.