Kingdom of Eswatini

3-year fixed term contract

Deadline: 29 May 2020

It is hard to believe that today an estimated one in ten people still don’t have clean, safe water and one in three live without adequate sanitation. The resulting disease kill one child every minute. WaterAid is looking for a Finance Manager to play a vital role in our mission to transform lives with safe water sanitation and hygiene (WASH) through our Programme in Eswatini.

Based in Mbabane, the role will provide efficient financial management services and strategic leadership for the finance function of WaterAid Eswatini, ensures the application of WaterAid financial policies and procedures in collaboration with other members of the Country Management Team, South Africa Regional Team and various UK teams. The post holder will champion and support the delivery of good financial management and stewardship both within WaterAid Eswatini and partner organisations. The position holder reports to the Country Director for Eswatini and will be a member of the Senior Country Management Team with line management responsibility for all finance and IT functions in the Country programme. The position will be based in WaterAid Office in Mbabane, Eswatini and may require periodic travel to the districts where WaterAid currently works to support partners as well as other Country offices in the South-ern Africa region as and when the need arises.

For a full Job description and requirements visit https://wateraideswatini.blogspot.com/

By 2030 we want everyone, everywhere to have clean water, sanitation and hygiene. We need you to help us make it happen. If you bring your experience, passion and professionalism, we’ll give a lot in return. We offer competitive salary, pension provision, full medical coverage and generous leave and a 13 cheque.

If you are interested in the position and have the right skills and attributes, send your application, consisting of a letter of interest and CV, clearly indicating details of your current remuneration package and providing details of at least three references via email to WASWAAdmin@wateraid.org using Finance Manager as the subject of the email.

Only candidates shortlisted for interviewing will be contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date for applications. WaterAid is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications for suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, age, race, gender, disability, sexual orientation, reassignment, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy and maternity.

We particularly encourage applications from women who are underrepresented at this level in the organization

No recruitment agencies please.

Closing date 29 May 2020