International Alert recruits 01 Senior Finance and Operations Manager
Senior Finance and Operations Manager – Mali
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Contract: Fixed-Term, 12 months
Based: Bamako, Mali
This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional candidate to join the Finance team of International Alert in Mali.
International Alert began operations in Mali in 2013 where we help to improve the understanding of the peace and conflict context in order to enable the government, donors, international institutions and civil society to better support positive change.
In this position, you will be responsible for managing the finances and operations of the Mali programme, under the supervision of the Country Director. You will oversee a range of accounting, administration, human resources, security management, and operations tasks to ensure that the Mali office runs smoothly and in compliance with Alert, donor and government regulations. You will provide capacity building support for colleagues and partner staff to ensure they have the relevant technical skills to implement our grants and contracts. You will liaise effectively with the finance team in London.
You will have significant experience in a similar role within an INGO. You are expected to have skills across all the various areas of technical expertise related to the job (accounting, administration, HR, security and operations). You will be an excellent communicator who can work effectively with partners, colleagues and donors. You will be proactive in identifying obstacles and proposing solutions to the Country Director, while constantly reviewing and updating organisational policies and systems to enhance our efficiency.
This is a great opportunity to support the peacebuilding work of the organisation by developing and working with a committed team.
Kindly note the above are some of the requirements for the job. For further details on the job description and how to apply, please visit https://www.international-alert.org/jobs/senior-finance-and-operations-manager-mali and submit your CV, and a motivation letter outlining how you believe your skills, experience and knowledge meet the person specification.
Closing date: Wednesday 29 April at 23.45 (UK time)
While International Alert will endeavour to contact all candidates within a reasonable time, this may not always be possible due to limited resources. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date, you can assume your application has, on this occasion, been unsuccessful. International Alert is an equal opportunities employer. All applicants will be judged strictly on the basis of merit.