Lead communication activities for FHI 360’s West Africa, Middle East Regional Office (WAMERO), which also covers Latin America and the Caribbean and Eastern Europe (LAC and EE).
FHI 360 is a global organization that mobilizes research, resources and relationships so that people everywhere can access the opportunities they need to lead full, healthy lives. Our staff of over 4,000 experts work in more than 60 countries around the world.
The West Africa and Middle East office covers Latin America and Eastern Europe. We are a dynamic, team with varied strengths that works hand in hand with our project leads and staff throughout the region. Our projects make a difference in lives – whether in health, education, youth development or creating jobs. This is a chance to use financial and operational skills to build a solid business foundation for the region.
We need someone with a gift for finding solutions. Someone who has a can-do attitude and enjoys working with people from a diverse set of backgrounds, who excels in building strong and positive teams.
Find out what international development and humanitarian work does from the inside, putting your management and financial management skills to use for a great cause. You would report to the Regional Director, and work closely with teams in 13 countries.
Provide financial and administrative leadership, mentorship, and oversight to assigned region, both the team directly under WAMERO and support for country offices in the region. Specifics include:
Compliance and Fiscal Excellence:
Building Skills in the Region
Process improvement and Problem Solving
Collaboration with other teams
This position requires regular contact and relationship building with teams throughout the company, including Finance, Information Solutions and Services (ISS), Operations Management Office (OMO), and Contract Management Services to review/ generate new FHI 360 policies and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
Knowledge, skills and abilities:
Excellent leadership skills in financial management, audit and compliance, and personnel management
Working conditions and physical requirements:
This job description summarizes the main duties of the job. It neither prescribes nor restricts the exact tasks that may be assigned to carry out these duties. This document should not be construed in any way to represent a contract of employment. Management reserves the right to review and revise this document at any time.
The expected hiring salary range for this role is listed below. FHI 360 pay ranges represent national averages that vary by geographic location. When determining an offer amount, FHI 360 factors in multiple considerations, including but not limited to: relevant years of experience and education possessed by the applicant, internal equity, business sector, and budget.
Base salary is only one component of our offer. FHI 360 contributes 12% of monthly base pay to a money purchase pension plan account. Additionally, all US based staff working full-time, which is calculated at 40 hours/week, receive 18 days of paid vacation per year, 12 sick days per year, and 11 holidays per year. Paid time off is reduced pro rata for employees working less than a full-time schedule.
Hiring Salary Range: $130,000- $172,000
This job posting summarizes the main duties of the job. It neither prescribes nor restricts the exact tasks that may be assigned to carry out these duties. This document should not be construed in any way to represent a contract of employment. Management reserves the right to review and revise this document at any time.
FHI 360 is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer whereby we do not engage in practices that discriminate against any person employed or seeking employment based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.
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