John Snow, Inc. (JSI) seeks highly qualified and accomplished public health leaders and providers for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)/PEPFAR-funded Supporting an AIDS-Free Era (SAFE) Project in Zambia. The five-year project which will be led by JSI in partnership with Abt Associates, mothers2mothers, and the Catholic Medical Mission Board, will work to reduce HIV mortality, morbidity and transmission, while improving nutrition outcomes and family planning integration in three provinces: Central, Copperbelt, and North-Western. USAID/PEPFAR SAFE will work with the GRZ, private sector and civil society institutions at the national, provincial, and district level to increase access to ART for HIV positive adults and children, reduce the incidence of new infections, improve Nutritional Assessment, Counselling and Services (NACS) and family planning services, and increase the capacity of local health institutions to better serve affected populations.
Position Title: Senior Field Finance Specialist
Position Type: Full-time
The Zambia SAFE Senior Field Finance Specialist will oversee and review financial accounts for SAFE’s 3 Provinces of Central, Copperbelt, and Northwestern. S/he will be a resource for Provincial staff in managing monthly financial close out and meeting transaction documentation requirements. The Senior Field Finance Specialist will support Provincial staff to manage all aspects of JSI’s financial system, including monthly cash flow requests, financial documentation and reporting. S/he will ensure Provincial offices are cost-effective, efficient and accountable throughout the life of the program. The Senior Field Finance Specialist reports to the Deputy Director of Finance and Operations.
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