Finance and Administration Director, USAID Uganda Health Activity (UHA)

Job Summary

The F&A Director will report to the COP and will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of budgeting, financial management, and reporting; sub-award management and procurements; human resources management; asset management; logistics; and prime award compliance with terms and conditions of the award

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Management level
  • Experience Length: 10 years

Job Description/Requirements

RTI International


Organization Overview

RTI International is an independent non-profit research firm in the United States. We help developing countries and communities address complex problems in education, health, food security, governance, and economic development. Our programs emphasize sustainability, bringing partners in government together with foundations, donor organizations, the private sector, and academic institutions.


Project Summary

RTI’s Global Health Division is currently accepting applications for a Finance and Administration (F&A) Director for an anticipated USAID-funded health project in Uganda, ‘Uganda Health Activity’ (UHA). RTI anticipates the opportunity to be a five-year, approximately $170 million cooperative agreement, focused on increasing the survival and well-being of vulnerable populations and improving overall health system resilience in priority districts.


Job Summary

The F&A Director will report to the COP and will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of budgeting, financial management, and reporting; sub-award management and procurements; human resources management; asset management; logistics; and prime award compliance with terms and conditions of the award. This individual will be responsible for managing the cooperative agreement budget and preparing financial reports for submission to USAID. The F&A Director will also ensure funds expended are compliant with USG regulations and policies. This individual will ensure systems and processes are implemented effectively to support implementation of the award, including fraud and risk mitigation practices. The proposed candidate must fulfill the position requirements detailed below. The position will be based in Kampala. Position is contingent upon award and funding.


Qualifications:

Required:

• Bachelor’s degree in business, finance, or related and Professional certification (CPA or ACCA) or equivalent.

• Minimum of 10 years of experience in financial and administrative management for large donor-funded development projects (>$30M of total award size).

• Experience managing donor-funded sub-awards and subcontractors and procurements.

• Familiarity with USG financial reporting and compliance requirements.

• Experience in risk management and implementation of internal controls.

• Demonstrated supervisory experience.

• Professional level of oral and written fluency in the English language.


Desired:

• Master’s degree or other in Business, Accounting, Finance, or related field.

• Expertise and experience in one or more areas: operations, human resources, logistics, or information technology. $30M of total award size). • Experience managing donor-funded sub-awards and subcontractors and procurements. • Familiarity with USG financial reporting and compliance requirements. • Experience in risk management and implementation of internal controls. • Demonstrated supervisory experience. • Professional level of oral and written fluency in English language. Desired: • Master’s degree or other in Business, Accounting, Finance, or related field. • Expertise and experience in one or more areas: operations, human resources, logistics, or information technology.


How to apply.

Applications will be reviewed and shortlisted for interview on an ongoing basis. The position will fill quickly, therefore candidates are urged to apply as soon as possible. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.


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