- Company: Education Development Trust
- Location: Kenya
- State: Nairobi
- Job type: Full-Time
- Job category: Accounting Jobs in Kenya
Education Development Trust transforms lives around the globe by improving schools and school systems. We work with governments or with clusters of schools to effect positive change and our specialist knowledge means we deliver – and design – effective, far-reaching, sustainable education solutions.
About the role
The Regional Head of Finance will provide effective financial leadership and management for Education Development Trust’s Sub Saharan Africa (SSA) programmes and projects. The job holder will provide leadership in all Finance and Commercial activities, and specifically with responsibility for oversight of accounting; treasury and cash management; budget development and expenditure monitoring. In addition, the job holder will be responsible for internal control; compliance; risk management and quality assurance of internal and external financial reports. The position will be based in Nairobi, Kenya.
The post holder is a member of the SSA senior management team and the global senior finance group, contributing to global finance projects and initiatives. The role has technical dotted line management responsibility for the Country Finance Managers (currently in Kenya, Rwanda and Ethiopia) and leads the SSA Regional Finance Community of Practice