Aga Khan Foundation Vacancies

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Country Finance and Operations Officer

Key Responsibilities include:

Maintaining accurate accounting and financial records, preparing financial reports and statements on a regular basis, monitoring and preparing budgets, managing the procurement of goods and services, ensuring that the financial policies and procedures are followed.

This position reports to the Country Director and has a close working relationship with Regional Chief Operating Officer.


  • Minimum of 7 years progressive experience in accounting, financial management, operations and staff supervision preferably in a non-profit, international development environment.
  • Minimum of Bachelors Degree in Finance and or Accounting together with professional qualification.
  • Excellent organisational, inter-personal and communications skills.
  • Knowledge of donor/grant processes and procedures is highly desirable.
  • Audit experience a valuable asset.
  • Working knowledge of information technology and its applications in office settings.
  • Ability to demonstrate effective managerial and leadership skills;
  • Good written and verbal communication skills and a demonstrated ability to prioritise workloads.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with multiple tasks, demands and deadlines with a positive and constructive attitude under minimal supervision.
  • Strong sense of responsibility, professionalism and thoroughness.

    How to apply:

    Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, CV (not exceeding four pages) and the names and contact information of three referees before close of business 17th June, to the Country Director, Aga Khan Foundation, Tanzania, by e-mail to recruit.akftz [at]

    Please mention the title of the position and do not attach any document other than the CV and cover letter.

    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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