Finance Manager, Sudan NGO Vacancy | UNGO Jobs

Job Title: Finance Manager, Sudan

Country: Sudan
Organization: Samaritan's Purse
Closing date: 28 Feb 2022

We are seeking a Finance Manager to provide leadership in Khartoum, Sudan. This role is responsible for developing, implementing, and coordinating all financial and budgetary aspects of the country office. This manager leads their team and is responsible for administrative field accounting, expenditures, bookkeeping and payroll related to the programs and operations for Samaritan’s Purse in Sudan. You will be a vital part of our efforts to serve people in great need of assistance. If you are searching for more than just a job, but a career with meaning, come join our team.

A day in the life of a Finance Manager in Sudan:

At Samaritan’s Purse, the Gospel really is the center of all we do! We start each day with a time of devotions and spend time praying for each other, our staff and volunteers who serve around the globe.

In the role of Finance Manager, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Maintain your personal relationship with Jesus Christ and be an effective witness for Him
  • Provide support to Base Managers and/or Program Managers with regard to financial policies and practices and related areas
  • Review and approve financial transactions for field operations (includes vouchers, FERs, Cash Advances, transfers, etc.)
  • Perform daily functions such as recording all cash, check and bank transfer transactions, maintain cash and bank ledgers, monitor cash advances and field expense reports, reconcile cash on hand and monthly bank reconciliation
  • Provide required monthly financial reports to the Country Director and regional leadership
  • Ensure adequate cash flow for operations and safety of financial resources at base
  • Ensure all cash is reconciled on a weekly basis, reporting any over/under to country office and investigate any over/under situations
  • Lead your finance team by providing direction, coordination, and evaluation
  • All other duties as assigned

Learn more about serving with Samaritan’s Purse.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university with an emphasis in accounting or related field of study and 5+ years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • CPA or equivalent certification preferred
  • Financial management experience, particularly in a foreign context, is preferred
  • Experience working with foreign currencies and external grants
  • Above average written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Microsoft Excel
  • Able to manage people and delegate responsibility
  • Able to work in a diplomatic way in adverse and pressure-filled environments
  • Able to encourage and demonstrate concern for the well-being of international and national staff
  • 12 credit hours of college-level Biblical Studies (required)

Job Location: Khartoum Sudan

Type (Full-Time/Part-Time/Associate): Full-Time

Language Requirement: English Fluency Required; Arabic a plus

Travel Expectations: Occasional travel to field locations; required travel documents and vaccinations for entry into foreign countries will be necessary

Benefits

  • International medical, prescription, dental & vision insurance
  • Paid Family Medical Leave
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid holidays
  • 12 vacation/personal days
  • 10 sick days
  • Annual home leave

Samaritan’s Purse Mission Statement:

Samaritan’s Purse is a nondenominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Since 1970, Samaritan’s Purse has helped meet needs of people who are victims of war, poverty, natural disasters, disease, and famine with the purpose of sharing God’s love through His Son, Jesus Christ. The organization serves the Church worldwide to promote the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ.

How to apply:

Apply here: https://careers.samaritanspurse.org/jobs/8328932-finance-manager-sudan