The Financial Administrator supports Jhpiego’s Global Programs Operations and works closely with the Eastern Africa Finance Team Lead to coordinate and ensure internal structures and systems are consistent with Jhpiego, JHU systems and donor reporting requirements. Financial Administrator will also work closely with country offices to develop and strengthen uniform practices and procedures that support international field operations.
BA in Finance, Accounting, Business or equivalent
5+ years financial or cost management experience with multi-office and multi-national international development organization
5+ years in-depth QuickBooks experience
In-depth knowledge, understanding and interpretation of USG grant administration
Financial analysis, financial reporting, cash flow analysis, budget development, and forecasting
Understanding of service center, fringe, and indirect rate application and allocation methodologies
Knowledge of US government cost principles, GAAP accounting rules, and grant/contract management
Ability to exchange non-routine information using tact and persuasion as appropriate, requiring excellent oral and written communication skills
Demonstrated ability to effectively manage several major activities simultaneously
In-depth knowledge of contracts and/or cooperative agreements, the difference between the two and their relevant terms and conditions
Ability to do both technical work and focus on “big picture” issues
Ability to create complex proposal budgets for diverse donors/sponsors
Ability to work independently
Proficiency in MS Office, financial software applications and reporting packages
Willingness to travel internationally
Additional Application Requirements
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