Results for Development Institute (R4D) is seeking to hire a consultant to serve as a Finance and Administration Officer (AFO) in Ghana. The consultant will support the technical team and executive teams in financial and administrative tasks. The AFO will be responsible for all aspects of financial management and control, and general administration duties of the country office. They will work closely with the Country Director, country program team, and finance team at HQ, to develop and strengthen good financial management and administration practices in line with the R4D’s and donors’ organizational policies and procedures, and relevant laws of Ghana.
This offer is a part-time consultancy with a potential of turning into a full-time position depending on the programmatic needs, funding availability and incumbent’s performance.
R4D is a leading non-profit global development partner. We collaborate with change agents around the world — government officials, civil society leaders and social innovators — to create strong systems that support healthy, educated people. Together with our partners, we build self-sustaining systems that serve everyone and deliver lasting results. Then we share what we learn so others can achieve results for development, too.
We have a unique and vibrant culture at R4D and we want to keep it that way. Diversity, equity and inclusion are at the heart of our work environment and help advance our mission. Diversity—of ideas, identities, perspectives, and backgrounds—is vital to who we are and what we do. We seek people who embrace these values and will help reinforce them.
The Health Systems Strengthening Accelerator (HSS Accelerator) is a global initiative funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) that is working with countries to strengthen local institutions, processes, and expertise to accelerate progress towards self-reliant health systems. In Ghana, the HSS Accelerator is supporting the Government of Ghana and other local actors to ensure adequate and efficient use of health sector resources to achieve Ghana’s vision of health for all.
Role and Scope of Services
Administration and activity management
Time Commitment and Salary
Total number of days not to exceed 50 workdays (an 8 hour working days) for the duration of the contract, from November 1st to March 30th. Daily service rate will be determined according to incumbents’ professional degrees, years of experience and salary/consultancy rate history. This offer is a part-time consultancy with a potential of turning into a full-time position depending on the programmatic needs and incumbent’s performance.
How to Apply
Interested consultants who fulfill the above qualifications are encouraged to submit an up to date CV along with application letter that clearly describes your fit for the role and how you will fulfill the objectives of this consultancy work. Go below to apply for this job and follow the prompts.
Please note that applications to this role will only be accepted through 3:59 am GMT on Sunday, 18th October 2020.