Part 1: Role Purpose
Street Child is seeking a Finance specialist to lead its finance and operation department and support in building capacity of partners for the Multi Year Resilience Programme in Pakistan. This programme has the ambitious aim of assuring that the most vulnerable girls and boys of school-going age have uninterrupted access to safe, protective, and quality learning.
The Finance Specialist will be responsible for providing technical support and capacity building to strengthen our partner’s finance capacity and managing the organization's financial operations, including accounting and financial management, risk management, compliance, and audit. The role requires strong knowledge of accounting principles and experience with financial management in the development sector. The Finance Specialist will work closely with the Asia Finance Director, program teams, and local partners to ensure compliance with the organizational policies, donor requirements, local laws, and regulations.
Part 2: Key Responsibilities
CAPACITY BUILDING AND TECHNICAL SUPPORT [50%]
FINANCE MANAGEMENT [35%]
Street Child works towards a world where all children are safe, in school, and learning. We specialise in supporting children and communities in low-resource environments and emergencies, recognising that the complex, compounded challenges that affect them require innovative, integrated interventions. Our interventions are informed by rigorous, robust evidence and are results-oriented and optimised to create maximum impact for children at minimum cost. Since 2008, we have assisted over 706 000 children across 20+ fragile, conflict and crisis affected countries across Eastern Europe, South Asia, and Sub-Saharan Africa. Street Child has a strong, sustained commitment to localisation and works in partnership with 80+ local level actors and organisations, underscored by close consultation and collaboration with local communities.