Monday, April 23, 2012

Finance and Systems Manager at Oxfam GB Tanzania

OXFAM PURPOSE: To work with others to find lasting solutions to poverty and suffering.

TEAM PURPOSE: This post will ensure that the Tanzania Programme has quality business unit in place to effectively deliver on programme priorities and to ensure cost effectiveness, compliance with Oxfam, donor and government regulations and accurate transaction recording and reporting across the programme.

JOB PURPOSE: As a senior manager of Oxfam, to contribute actively to the development of country plans and strategies, which are aligned to corporate objectives and priorities. To be responsible for managing staff to ensure implementation of financial and logistics strategies, policies and procedures and the provision of quality information, committed teams in the respective functions and to support programme teams and other support functions.


A candidate envisaged for this role will hold a post graduate degree in relevant discipline or equivalent professional qualification and experience. Hold expertise in the application of strategic financial management and experience in maximising resources utilisation. Professionally qualified finance manager with some experience in large and complex organisations and the ability to influence and support colleagues in appreciating the importance of financial standards procedures and controls. Strong ability and willingness to communicate effectively promote a team environment and transfer skills.Possess Strong planning and analytical skills with the ability and confidence to analyse current needs in your area of operation, and make recommendation for changes when necessary. You will have experience of working with computerised accounting packages and spreadsheets. Prior experience working for an International NGO in an emergency or development context would be desirable. Excellent written and oral English is essential and good Kiswahili language skills would be an advantage.

To apply

If you believe you qualify for this post, please submit your application and CV, detailing your qualifications and experience for the post by applying online at You are advised to use advert REF INT5356 and job title above. Any application via email or hard copy will not be accepted. The closing date for this application is 4th May 2012 

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