NACOSA Current Job Opportunity – Apply Now!

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25 Apr, 2022

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Finance Jobs in South Africa

Networking HIV and AIDS Community of Southern Africa NPC (NACOSA), a dynamic NGO in the HIV/AIDS field, is inviting suitably qualified candidates within South Africa for the following position to be taken up at Century City office – Cape Town.





Job Title: Senior Finance Officer
Location: Century City, Western Cape, South Africa
Reference #: 202204- SFO
Contract Type: Contract
5 Months
Salary: Market Related

Job Summary:
The Senior Finance Officer will support the Grant Finance Manager / Director with administering financial records and preparing information for statutory and donor reporting. The role is primarily responsible for ensuring compliance with statutory and donor rules and regulations within their assigned portfolio, with a focus on sub-awardees. The role ensures a culture of compliance by providing advice and guidance on statutory and donor rules and regulations for grants and contracts and enforces administrative policies and promotes adherence to procedures to ensure that NACOSA staff, partners and sub-awardees are complying with the statutory and donor requirements.

•Focal point for all major compliance matters related to the
assigned portfolio
•Provide support for compliance matters related to assigned
•Strong knowledge of donor regulations and ability to analyze and
•Develop and maintain strong relations with key staff and
•Advise program and finance staff of any changes made to donor
and statutory compliance regulations
•Engage with program units to develop solutions on major donor
compliance matters
•Develop policies, guidelines, tools and templates as need to
ensure optimal implementation of donor compliance
•Assess control systems and procedures and develop tools and
processes to support compliance
•Support or lead negotiations with donor and/or partner contracts as required
•Provide technical support for donor portfolio on compliance and budgetary issues
•Serve as NACOSA in-house organisational expert on assigned portfolio grants and contract rules and regulations, keep abreast
of all financial, administrative and contract related developments
•Quality assurance on sub-awardee financial reports to ensure
expenditure claims are compliant
•Provide training on donor compliance matters
•Represent NACOSA and liaise with Sub-awardees, donors and
other partners
•Participate in special projects as needed
•Other responsibilities as assigned by supervisor

Educational Requirements:
•Non-negotiable: Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field
•Non-negotiable: Minimum of 5 years’ experience in
•Non-negotiable: Experience in a similar finance role at a non- profit organisation (experience on USAID Grant Funding highly advantageous)
•Non-negotiable: Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (especially MS Excel)
•Fluent in English, written and spoken
•SAICA or SAIPA articles will be highly advantageous
•Proven experience in mentoring and training
•Ability to work with minimal supervision

•Domestic travel may be required – estimated 10%
•Initially more travel may be required to establish the sites, once established, on-site travel should reduce as monitoring activities
can mostly be performed from Cape Town.

To Apply:

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Application Deadline: 29/04/2022

•Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. If you have not been contacted within 2 weeks consider your
application as unsuccessful. NACOSA reserves the right not to make any appointment in this position.
•NACOSA respects the privacy of its stakeholders and will treat all personal information provided in line with our
recruitment policy and in accordance with the Protection of Personal Information Act.

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