In this role, you will work with 6 cities in Rwanda, Ethiopia, and South Africa to recommend and develop finance and funding strategies for urban water resilience projects in those geographic contexts. You will work closely with the Project Lead and city stakeholders to identify priority projects in each city and conduct the needed research to identify investment opportunities and financing strategies for 1-2 priority urban water initiatives in each city.
Finance and Administration Assistant for Gender, Climate and Water Program (WACDEP-G)
Under the direct supervision of the Regional Administration and Finance Officer, the Administration and Finance Assistant for the WACDEP-G will primarily support the Regional Financial Officer (RFO) in the delivery of financial and administrative services for GWP-CAf to ensure credible, efficient, and effective financial management and operations. The Financial Assistant works in close collaboration with the RFO, the Host Institution (HI), and the Cameroon Country Water Partnerships (CWP) to ensure a high quality, accurate and timely accounting, reporting, and execution of payments.
The role requires an individual with ability to be flexible and creative, with good analysis and synthesis capabilities. Also, the ability to prioritize and work under pressure. The position could involve national and international travel.
Interested candidates should prepare and submit a one-page motivation letter, addressed to the GWP-CAf Chair, with their curriculum vitae (including 2 references, one of whom should be your supervisor at work) to email@example.com with copy to firstname.lastname@example.org clearly indicating “Application for the GWP Central Africa position of Finance and Administration Assistant for WACDEP-G”.
Applications must be submitted electronically no later than 5 pm (Cameroon time) on 17th May2020.
Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Please note that only pre-selected candidates will be contacted.
EXPECTED START DATE: 1st June 2020
DURATION OF THE CONTRACT: 1 year, with a trial period of 6 months.
PLACE OF EMPLOYMENT: Yaoundé - Republic of Cameroon
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