KickStart International is an award winning global non-profit social enterprise with a mission to lift millions of people out of poverty quickly, cost-effectively and sustainably. KickStart develops and mass-markets low-cost irrigation solutions that are used by thousands of small-holder farmers in developing countries enabling them to start profitable farming businesses, increase their faming income and thereby lift themselves out of poverty. KickStart’s vision of success is to take millions of people out of poverty sustainably, and in doing so, to change the way the world fights poverty. We see the untapped entrepreneurial drive in the world’s poorest people and harness this potential for massive change.
About the Role
This is the most senior finance position in the organization and will be responsible for the most complex accounting and financial management activities. The holder will provide a full range of accounting, financial management, compliance, and operational audits, business advisory, internal audits and investigations, internal control structures review and ensure accountability and proper use of KickStart resources. He/she will also be in charge of reporting, financial forecasting/budgeting and cash flow management.
This is a fun open-ended job promising you to join and an exciting team which needs some travel to support country crews in Africa. The position is based at the Africa Regional Office in Nairobi, Kenya but the incumbent will provide technical support to the finance function of all the KickStart operations in Africa
A complete Job Description detailing the responsibilities, key performance indicators, skills, experiences and competencies and possible career progression from this role can be found at the following link: Senior Finance Manager – JD
Send your CV and Cover Letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org quoting the position on the subject line by close of business 2nd October 2019.