ICAP at Columbia University, a global health leader situated within the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health in New York City, seeks highly qualified candidates for the position of Senior Finance Officer for a comprehensive, multi-year U.
S. government-supported HIV / AIDS care and treatment support program focused on the north regions (Adamawa, North, Far North) of Cameroon.
The Senior Finance Officer reports to the ICAP Cameroon Director of Finance and Administration and s / he is expected to be based in Yaounde, Centre Region.
Main Responsibilities :
The Senior Finance Officer is expected to work closely with and oversee the day to day work of Accountants / Clerks to review quality and appropriateness of expenses and accounting reconciliations.
S / he will provide direct support to 3 region-based finance officers, ensuring adherence to approved regional budgets and that all financial activities are supported by sufficient documentation and meet approved approval expectations in line with ICAP policies and procedures.
Successful candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting, with a minimum of 5 years of experience in financial management systems and practices common to international health and development organizations.
S / he will be fluent in English and French with at least two years of supervisor experience. A master's degree in finance or accounting is preferred.