DRC: Finance and Operations Manager

Internews

About the organization

Internews is an international non-profit organization whose mission is to empower local media worldwide to give people the news and information they need, the ability to connect and the means to make their voices heard.

Internews provides communities the resources to produce local news and information with integrity and independence. With global expertise and reach, Internews trains both media professionals and citizen journalists, introduces innovative media solutions, increases coverage of vital issues and helps establish policies needed for open access to information. Internews programs create platforms for dialogue and enable informed debate, which bring about social and economic progress. Internews’ commitment to research and evaluation creates effective and sustainable programs, even in the most challenging environments.

Duties

Internews seeks a Finance & Operations Manager for its office in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The Finance & Operations Manager reports to the Country Director, and is responsible for oversight of all financial operations in line with donor regulations and Internews policies.

To find out more, please visit our Careers page: https://phf.tbe.taleo.net/phf04/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=INTERNEWS&cws=38&rid=1137

Qualifications

Previous management experience, including staff, financial and administrative oversight, preferably with an international NGO
Proven experience with European and USG funding
Strong knowledge of accounting systems
Demonstrated ability to manage confidential information
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Accuracy in working with large amounts of financial and other data
Ability to respond effectively to sensitive inquiries or complaints
Demonstrated knowledge of internal financial controls and audit process (e.g. procurement, local sub grants agreements, etc.)
Highly proficient in MS Office
Fluent in French, with strong working skills in English
Excellent organizing and multitasking skills

Application instructions

To be considered, please submit CV and application through our Careers page at https://phf.tbe.taleo.net/phf04/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=INTERNEWS&cws=38&rid=1137

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