Evidence Action
Senior Manager - Budgets & Reporting
Program Manager, Program Officer, Program Associate, Program Assistant
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Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Aug 14 2021


About the Organization:

Evidence Action is a non- profit dedicated to scaling proven, cost- effective interventions to alleviate poverty. They bridge the gap between rigorous research and pilot interventions on one hand, and institutionalized programs on the other. By focusing on promising approaches backed by rigorous evidence, they support programs that are measurably effective; by seeking to solve the challenge of scale, they provide cost-effective impact for many. Evidence Action is dedicated to improving the lives of millions of people across Africa and Asia. Their approach fills the gap between research about “what works” and implementing solutions for people in need.


Budget & Financial Management

  • Ability to independently coordinate with global counterparts for project budgeting, spending, forecasting and repurposing, if any

  • Maintain project and financial codes as required by EAII’s financial management systems

  • Monitor projects to ensure that they are executed on time, on budget, and in scope

Financial Planning & Analysis

  • Provide high level analysis to senior management of EAII regarding spending patterns and performance including recommendation for optimal use of available resources

  • Assist in the preparation of annual budgets , as well as budgets for all new project proposals

  • Perform in-depth and actionable analysis of budgets and data at a short notice and with high quality standards

MIS, Reporting and Administration

  • Prepare and submit interim and final financial/project status reports to EAIIs leadership; and others as required

  • Prepare detailed financial reports as needed and ensure that progress reports are submitted in a timely manner

  • Provide data to address queries put forth for Audit and Compliance requirements

  • Prepare and present data on organizational performance

Communication and Teamwork

  • Create and contribute to work environment and culture that fosters teamwork, innovation, cooperation, open communication and respect

  • Develop an integrated team building awareness of cross departmental objectives

  • Ensure a strong internal communications system to keep all offices appraised of the work of the team and meeting organization objectives

Qualifications and Experience required:

  • Post Graduate degree in Finance and Accounting, PGDM/MBA Finance or a relevant field

  • Minimum 10+ years contractual and financial management experience, with at least ten years at a mid-management level, working with international agencies

  • At least seven years related financial/accounting and finance management experience required; Experience with multi-office and multi-national international development organization preferred

  • Five years’ experience supervising and mentoring teams in the Not for Profit sector

  • Proficiency in MS Office suite, financial software applications and reporting packages; HTML and SharePoint

  • Knowledge of international organization’s Financial Management systems, regulation and reporting requirements

How to apply

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