Careers: Finance & Administration Director

Careers: Finance & Administration Director

Organization: LifeNet International
Location: Washington, DC, USA
Member of: Senior Leadership Team
Reports to: President
Issue Area: Health Systems Strengthening

LifeNet International is Looking for a Mission-Driven Finance & Administration Professional!

Would you like to combine your financial management expertise with your passion for the belief that all people bear the image of God and should have the opportunity to live a healthy and whole life? LifeNet International, a Christian organization, is in search of a skilled finance and administration professional who is passionate about serving some of the most vulnerable people in the world. You can help transform healthcare for millions of people every year in Sub- Saharan Africa!

LifeNet is growing rapidly, with a goal to double the number of countries that we work in and the number of healthcare patients that we impact. To do this, we need a skilled, driven and multifaceted finance and administration professional to help make this vision a reality! You’ll work within a small and dynamic team of professionals in our Washington DC office resulting in a big impact among the most vulnerable.

The F&A Director supports efforts to achieve the organization’s growth and impact goals by leading and managing effective, efficient and accurate financial and administrative operations. The ideal candidate has “final responsibility” experience for the quality and content of all financial data, reporting and audit coordination for either a division or significant program area, and has preferably overseen a human resources function.

The main areas of responsibility are producing accurate financial budgets and statements, managing income and expenses for acceptable margin, complying with donor requirements, and minimizing financial and organizational risk. In addition, this position participates in strategic planning, production of grant proposals and reports, and oversees human resources, IT, facilities, contracts, and compliance. The F&A Director reports directly to the President and collaborates closely with the Vice President of Programs, the Vice President of Advancement, and LifeNet Country Office Finance Directors/Managers. The F&A Director provides matrixed supervision to an Administrative Associate based in LifeNet’s Washington DC Office and a Financial Management Consultant based in southern Africa. The position is full-time and is based in LifeNet’s Washington, DC office.

Job Description

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To Apply

Your application must consist of a cover letter, your curriculum vitae/résumé, and contact information for three references. Please submit all applications via email to with the subject line: “Finance and Administration Director”