This position offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the growth of an innovative, entrepreneurial organization seeking to scale its impact in Asia and Africa. The Director of Finance is responsible for all financial matters of Splash including global finance strategy, forecasting, reporting and budgeting, oversight of day to day accounting and finance activities, and overseeing compliance and recognition of grants. S/he serves as a member of the senior leadership team and reports to the Executive Director. S/he collaborates regularly with country directors, the board finance committee and the board of directors to develop and implement finance strategies across the organization. This position directly manages one staff member (Staff Accountant) as well as providing guidance and mentoring for three finance team members in international offices. This position is a critical leadership role providing direct management of US program staff as well as indirect oversight for staff in our country offices. The Director of Finance will have an opportunity to shape the future structure and staffing of the Finance Department.
Qualified candidates will bring experience with financial strategies, analysis and scenario planning but will also be comfortable working overseeing day to day accounting. In addition, this position requires experience collaborating across teams and with non-finance professionals, to support informed decision making for all departments and program areas. The process and systems rigor required for this position will be balanced by freedom to bring new ideas to the table and flexibility to pivot in accordance with evolving strategic goals.