World Vision is a Christian humanitarian, development and advocacy organisation devoted to improving the lives of children, families and their communities around the world. Our 34,000+ staff members in nearly 100 countries are united in helping the most vulnerable children overcome poverty and experience fullness of life. We help children of all backgrounds, even in the most dangerous places, inspired by our Christian faith.
Through our work, every 60 seconds… a family gets water… a hungry child is fed… a family receives the tools to overcome poverty.
Here’s where you come in:
As the Finance Director for the World Vision Syria Response, you will provide overall leadership, oversight and management support for all aspects of financial management in the response. This position is part of the Senior Leadership Team of the National Office constituting the cluster, with a focus on ensuring accountability, compliance and stewardship, coordinating financial planning and developing financial strategy that best serves the National Office’s strategic and program objectives. You will be responsible for the finance staff and partner capacity strengthening, development and implementation of good internal controls, compliance at all levels, and utilization and safe guarding of assets according to World Vision approved policies and procedures.
You will provide overall leadership to the finance team based in three countries (Syria, Jordan and Turkey) and provide adequate management information to members of the Senior Leadership Team and project/program managers
- Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration, or a related field
- Minimum 5 years’ experience in senior finance position with medium business/medium NGO/government agency
- Minimum 3 years’ experience in finance management position
- Solid knowledge of accounting principles, financial systems, budget/cash flow monitoring and internal accounting controls.
- Proficiency in written and spoken English, proficiency in Arabic is a plus
- Ability to travel regionally and internationally
How to apply
Find the full responsibilities and requirements for this position and apply online by the closing date 23 June 2022.
World Vision is dedicated to our team members’ development and their success. We aspire for all employees to be fulfilled through their work and their contributions to an organisation working to provide long-term sustainable solutions to the world’s most vulnerable people.
For more information on World Vision International, please visit our website: www.wvi.org. Our vision for every child, life in all its fullness. Our prayer for every heart, the will to make it so.