Apply: Sightsavers Finance, Support Services Officer

Deadline: 14 December, 2023

Location: Dakar, Senegal

Sightsavers is seeking to fill the position of Finance and Support Services Officer.

Sightsavers is an international organisation that works with partners to protect sight and fight for disability rights.


  • Ensure quality and consistency of financial management in the country office
  • Support the development of solutions to financial or support-related problems, support the monitoring of country resource management and identify risks or issues
  • Ensure that financial management and risk mitigation comply with local regulations and adhere to the organisational financial framework by implementing financial controls, planning and budgeting
  • Lead support services for the country office by managing logistics of procurement supplies, managing payroll, and working with programme and finance teams to review programme/project reports, planning and analysis, auditing of funds provided and grant management reporting


  • Relevant professional accounting qualification or degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field
  • Experience working within an international non-governmental organisation (INGO) environment, with experience in audit and government organisations
  • Proven background in financial management, along with budget and data analysis knowledge and experience
  • Excellent communication, both written and oral
  • Fluency or strong spoken and written English and French
  • Current and ongoing right to work in Senegal
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision

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