"... and on the either side of the river was there the tree of life, which bore twelve kinds of fruit, and yielded her fruit every month: and the leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations."Revelation 22.2

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POSITION: HEAD OF FINANCE & ADMINISTRATION

CHAK is a national network of the Protestant Churches Health Facilities and Programmes in Kenya committed to promoting access to quality health care. CHAK is seeking to recruit a dynamic, self- driven professional accountant of integrity to head the Finance & Administration Department. The position reports to the General Secretary and is based at CHAK Secretariat in Nairobi

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership to Finance & Administration Department
  • Prepare annual budgets and present them to Finance Committee of the Board
  • Monitor budget implementation and submit quarterly reports to Finance Committee
  • Responsible for all accounting functions and financial reporting
  • Ensure compliance with Finance Policy, statutory requirements and Donor Partners' agreements
  • Maintain Assets Register
  • Coordinate annual external audits and other projects' external audits as required by Donors
  • Support mobilization of resources through investments, business development and projects
  • Prepare monthly management accounts and present quarterly reports to Finance Committee
  • Ensure timely financial reporting to Donor Partners

Qualification and Requirements

  • A member of ICPAK in good standing
  • Degree in Commerce, Economics or its equivalent from a recognized university
  • CPAK or its equivalent
  • MBA/MSc in Finance, Accounting, Economics or Investment will be an added advantage
  • Atleast 10 years relevant work experience in senior financial management position in a reputable organization
  • Knowledge and experience in accounting computer applications/software
  • Experience in Donor Grants management, accounting and reporting
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

Applications with detailed CV with names & contacts of 3 referees and copies of relevant professional certificates should be sent to CHAK Secretariat by post or Email using the contacts below;

The General Secretary
P.O. Box 30690 - 00100 GPO Nairobi
Tel. (020)4441920 / 0733-334419
Email: secretariat@chak.or.ke

The closing date for receiving all applications is March 6, 2020
Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview..