Chief of Party – The Jane Goodall Institute – Nafasi za kazi 2018

By | November 5, 2018

The Jane Goodall Institute is currently recruiting for a Chief of Party (COP) for a proposed USAID grant in Kigoma, Tanzania focused on strengthening the landscape-scale conservation in the western geographical landscape of Tanzania.
The successful candidate must be a senior-level professional with a proven track record of successfully designing, implementing and managing USAID-funded conservation projects in geographical locations similar to western Tanzania.
Grant Manager
The Grants Manager provides leadership to the grants function and integrates its work with the other departments of JGI and all field locations, ultimately resulting in the continued funding and successful operation of the organization. The Grants Manager monitors the contracts and grants management operations to ensure the high quality of contracts and grants administration and compliance with legal and donor requirements across programs. This role will be responsible for leading and managing effective and efficient operations in the areas of procurement, solicitation, budget preparation, contracting, and award administration (grants, cooperative agreements and contracts) to include financial monitoring. The Grants Manager will serve as the main point of contact between JGI and client contract/grants officials and review and approve contracts and grants documents.
Staff Accountant Entry level position to work in the finance department. The Staff Accountant role is to support the accounting function in the HQ office. He/She is specifically responsible for assisting and supporting the reconciliation of accounts. Maintains and balances an automated consolidation system by inputting data; verifying data. Assist with automation of the accounting process moving to a paperless environment. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options. Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
Entry level position to work in the finance department. The Staff Accountant role is to support the accounting function in the HQ office. He/She is specifically responsible for assisting and supporting the reconciliation of accounts. Maintains and balances an automated consolidation system by inputting data; verifying data. Assist with automation of the accounting process moving to a paperless environment. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options. Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
Balance Sheet reconciliations;
• Journal entries;
• Assist with the preparation of adhoc statements;
• Filing and Maintain thorough electronic documentation;
• Assist with month end close duties;
• Demonstrate excellence in communication skills, data gathering, analysis, reporting, and process improvement;
• Maintain security and confidentiality of all information when analyzing material;
• Additional responsibilities as assigned.
Requirements
– Strong Microsoft Office skills, including Word, Excel and Outlook.
– 3+ years of professional experience in accounting.
– Experience with Serenic Navigator/Microsoft Dynamics NAV, preferred
Desired qualifications include:
• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance or related field and minimum of 2 years of experience
To apply search this link http://www.janegoodall.org/about/jobs/