National Organisation Financial Controller job at Plan International
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Vacancy title:
National Organisation Financial Controller

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

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Plan International

Deadline of this Job:
Monday, June 19 2023 

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi, East Africa

Date Posted: Sunday, June 11 2023, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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The Opportunity
• We are currently seeking a National Organisation Financial Controller to join our global finance team. As the Financial Controller you will play a key role in ensuring the financial reporting data from our National Organisations (NOs) is accurate and timely, and will play a role in strengthening the current data collection and analysis process, document monthly data flows from all NO’s (20 in total), build permanent files for each NO and create desk-top procedures for continuous improvement. The successful candidate will be the key contact for all National Organisations regarding their financial submissions, ensuring that all data is accurate, up-to-date, and in compliance with regulatory requirements.

Main responsibilities include:
• Ensures NO submissions are timely, based on the GH-issued reporting timetable, and meet required quality standards
• Understands each NO's local GAAP and the principal adjustments required to convert local GAAP reporting to IFRS
• Builds a strong relationship with NO Finance teams, such that unusual or significant transactions are identified on a timely basis, with sufficient time to resolve any accounting issues under IFRS
• Reviews IFRS adjustments proposed by NOs and supports NOs to prepare their reconciliations between local GAAP and IFRS as needed,
• Ensures the accuracy, completeness and consistent input of NOs fund monthly usage by donor source regarding income and expenses 

About you:
• Professional accounting qualification (e.g., ACCA, CPA, CIMA)
• Strong and proven accounting ability with knowledge of corporate accounting under US GAAP and IFRS.
• Ability to create appropriate financial reports to investigate trends and variances
• Experience in group reporting, including consolidations, in a group finance function within medium to large-sized, complex multi-currency organization
• Strong knowledge of and experience in applying financial accounting controls.
• Knowledge and awareness of best practice financial policies and procedures.
• ERP systems experience, preferably SAP BPC
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build effective relationships with stakeholders at all levels
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
• Able to work calmly under pressure, prioritize and work to tight deadlines.

Job Experience: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months:

Level of Education:
Professional Certificate

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: Monday, June 19 2023 
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 10-06-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 10-06-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 10-06-2065
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