TANZANIA | Pro Bono Financial Consultant @ Child Rights NGO | 1-2 months

Tanzania (TZ)
30 Apr 2018
30 May 2018
Full Time

Based in the beautiful coastal city of Dar Es Salam, our partner is part of a network of 250 civil society organisations committed to protecting and supporting children in Tanzania.  They aim to safeguard children from harm and enable them to grow to reach their full potential. The network follow and engage with the UN Convention of Child Rights and the African Child Rights Charter. They promote and advocate for the rights of the child, install monitoring and reporting systems, conduct constitutional review and support a forum for shared knowledge and best practice.

Your role

Our partner is looking for a Pro Bono Financial Consultant to provide tailored coaching to their Finance and Accounts Officer and support the organisation in developing their accounting procedures to fulfil grant management and reporting requirements, following the success of securing a contract with DIFID.

Your placement will begin with an internal review of our partner's existing systems, procedures and controls, before making recommendations for best practice. Other responsibilities may include:

  • Creating, Monitoring & Evaluating budgets
  • Cash flow forecasting
  • Internal controls and financial procedures
  • Donor reporting; restricted & unrestricted cost allocation


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We are confident you’ll encounter a variety of new and exciting challenges, share new experiences with inspiring people and learn skills that will give you confidence to face challenges in other areas of your life. You’ll be inspired and get back so much more than you give! Click here to find out how we can individually tailor a volunteer placement that's right for you.


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