JOB DESCRIPTION: Coordinates major financial reporting and budgeting activities. Ensures compliance with regulations and reporting requirements. Coordinates the correction of account balances, resolves funding issues and maintains proper accounting controls and procedures. Makes recommendations to management related to long-range financial and cash flow analyses. Prepares and analyzes statistical and financial reports, financial statements and supporting schedules. May assist in preparing, developing and monitoring department/organizational budgets. May maintain grant agreements, policies and guidelines; coordinate grant reporting requirements; review grant funding source compliance; and negotiate grant funding with awarding agencies. May perform indirect cost analysis. May hire, train, and supervise a small staff. Performs related responsibilities as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree in accounting, business administration, finance or a related field and six years of financial analyst or accounting experience, OR equivalent combination of experience, education, and training.
The CHAMPS finance lead will coordinate major financial reporting, budgeting, contracting and forecasting activities; ensure compliance in the Program Office, with subawardees, and at sites; and manage all financial forecasting, monitoring and reporting for a major, multi-site international program. Additional activities will include financial review, procurement, and co-funding.
Emory Global Health Institute, Atlanta Georgia, USA
Direct – Director, Program Office Operations, CHAMPS Network
Emory University job class: Financial Analyst, Senior
Internal CHAMPS title: Assistant Director, Finance and Analysis
Key responsibilities and accountabilities:
The CHAMPS Assistant Director for Finance and Analysis will lead or assist in the following major activities:
Experience with complex grant management and analysis; proficiency in PeopleSoft Financials and Business Intelligence tools; expertise in financial forecasting; contracting skills. Master’s degree preferred.
The CHAMPS Network initiative’s goal - to provide accurate, timely and reliable data for decision-making on the causes of death for children under age 5 - will provide the answers needed to support the goal of significantly reducing child deaths in lower-resource countries. The overall CHAMPS Network program when fully realized has the goal of bringing to the world the knowledge needed to dramatically reduce early childhood death and disability, including the factors that may underlie the progression from severe illness to death (malnutrition, electrolyte imbalance, poor access to health care and others).