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About the Position:

USAID/Southern Africa seeks a Financial Management Specialist to support the Regional Financial Management Office (RFMO) in advancing localization. The Financial Management Specialist will provide expert support in matters related to the design and implementation of financial analysis in the Southern Africa region, while ensuring compliance with USG and USAID policies and regulations. The FM Specialist will support the implementation of USAID financial strategy and provide support which includes the full range of RFMO functions, including but not limited to financial activity analysis, reviews, and assessments.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide financial analysis support to the technical teams in USAID client missions and offices.
  • In support of localization initiatives, engage with implementing partners (IPs) through training, sites visits, and financial reviews. 
  • Ensure that financial analysis tasks and projects are carried out within appropriate time limits.
  • Support and provide guidance to technical teams in the design, implementation, and evaluation of USAID projects. 
  • Perform in tasks such as financial analysis, review, and assessments.
  • Enhance the integrity of internal operations and controls through periodic reviews of management and accounting control. 
  • Aid in the development of the Mission audit plan and track timely closure of audit recommendations.
  • Offer strategic advice on areas related to financial analysis, audits, and operations.
  • Maintain compliance with all rules and regulations of USG and USAID policies in Southern Africa.

Qualifications: 

  • Must possess a bachelor's degree and 5 years of experience providing support and technical expertise around a variety of financial initiatives for stakeholders in international development.
  • Experience working with USAID as a financial analyst, with preference for USAID Mission experience.
  • Extensive hands-on experience in the functional areas of financial analysis, ideally in cross-cultural and overseas environments.
  • Have specific knowledge of USG and USAID regulations as it relates to international development and financial management.
  • Must have or be able to obtain a USAID Facility Access Clearance (FAC).
  • If outside of Southern Africa, must be open to regular TDYs or relocation to South Africa.
  • Display strong leadership skills and the ability to work in a multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural team.
  • Possess excellent writing and communication skills.
 

Dexis is on a mission to help solve today’s most pressing global political, social, and economic challenges and create a world where all people are safe and prosperous. As a Dexis employee, you will be challenged, empowered, and mentored. Our motto is “find a way or make a way” — that’s how Dexis goes “all in.” How will you? 

If you are passionate about this opportunity, apply now!

Only those applicants who meet the above criteria will be contacted for interview.

Dexis is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, religion, pregnancy, disability, age, genetic information, military service, veteran status, ethnicity, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, childbirth and related medical conditions, including lactation, or any other protected class under applicable law.

 

If you are hired for a position that is paid from the Dexis home office, you will be required to submit proof that you have received the COVID-19 vaccine unless you qualify for a legally recognized medical or religious exception to the vaccine requirement. This does not apply to AL, AZ, FL, KS, MT, NH, ND, or TX residents.

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