Finance Manager (Pending Donor Approval)

Contract: Full time (expected duration of programme, 5 years with anticipated start date early 2017)
Location: Nigeria
Deadline for Applications: 20th January 2017

HPI anticipates the release of a programme in Nigeria which will aim to improve the planning, financing and delivery of sustainable and replicable pro-poor services for malaria in supported Nigerian states. The project will produce the following outputs: strengthened government stewardship at national level and in supported states, increased  and sustainable availability of antimalarial commodities, such as insecticide treated bed nets, malaria testing kits and malaria drugs, more efficient and equitable malaria prevention and treatment services, better engaged citizens and institutions in the country’s malaria response through awareness and social behaviour change, and an evidence based learning environment.

Description of Role

The Finance Manager will be responsible for setting up and overseeing all project financial management arrangements, regulations and procedures ensuring the highest level of accountability. As part of this they will be expected to participate in the development of the project’s internal procedures. They will manage all financial planning, forecasting, budgeting, expenditure, controls and analysis to ensure that all payments are consistent with funding decisions taken by donors and government. In order to achieve a high level of accountability they will conduct financial and management systems assessments of fund recipients, where appropriate, and arrange for / undertake audits and spot checks during contract implementation.

Please send your cover letter and tailored CV (no more than 2 pages), highlighting salary expectations in GBP, to

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