About the role:
This is a 18 month, replacement role with unaccompanied terms based in Kinshasa with a salary of Grade 3 (€34,106 to €37,895 and benefits).
You will report to the DRC WASH Consortium Director, and work closely with the DRC WASH Consortium Communication, Learning and Advocacy Coordinator, M&E Manager, and with Concern DRC Country Financial Controller (CFC).
We would like you to start in August 2017 as the current post holder leaves on 30th August 2017.
The DRC WASH Consortium comprises the following agencies: Concern Worldwide as the lead agency, Action Contre la Faim (ACF); Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development (ACTED); Catholic Relief Services (CRS); and Solidarités International. The Consortium is funded by UKaid (DFID). The total grant amounts to £30m. Concern Worldwide leads the Consortium through a Kinshasa-based Consortium Coordination Unit (CCU) made up of the Consortium Director, a Compliance Manager, a Communication, Learning and Advocacy Coordinator, and an M&E Manager.
The purpose of the role of the Compliance Manager is to oversee the consistent application of relevant financial and operational policies and procedures to support effective programme implementation across the DRC WASH Consortium, which includes:
Compliance management: Lead the management of the Consortium’s financial and operational systems to ensure compliance with donor procedures and sub-grant compliance between members and the lead agency.
Financial management: Lead on budgeting, financial reporting and forecasting for the Consortium, to ensure management of financial risks and delivering Value for Money in programme implementation.
Main duties & Responsibilities:
DRC WASH Consortium Financial Systems (approx. 25% of the time)
Financial Control and risk management (20%)
Financial Reporting, Budgeting and Forecasting (20%)
Staff Capacity Development (5%)
Financial and Systems Management for the Consortium Coordination Unit (CCU) (10%)
Donor compliance support to other projects managed by Concern Worldwide in DRC (15%)
Other duties (5%)
Your skills and experience will include:
All applications should be submitted through our website at https://jobs.concern.net by closing date. CV’s should be no more than 4 pages in length.
Due to the urgency of this position, applications will be short listed on a regular basis and we may offer posts before the closing date.