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Careers with Build Africa

 

We post all our vacancies for positions in the UK, USA, Kenya and Uganda here on our website. We are unable to respond to speculative or unsolicited applications.

Current vacancies

HR and Office Manager

Location: Waterloo, London, UK
Contract: Six month fixed term contract (two days a week)
Salary: Up to £32,500 pro-rata, dependent on experience

The HR and Office Manager acts as the standalone HR manager for our small but busy team and provides support to the Head of Finance & Resources in aligning HR policies and processes with the charity goals. Part of this contract will involve overseeing a full salary review by September 2018.

Download the job description and person specification for this role

Apply: Please email a cover letter and your CV to [email protected] stating your name and the job title in the subject line
Closing date: Friday 27 April 2018 (at 17:00 UK time)
Interviews: Interviews will be held on a rolling basis

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Head of Finance and Resources

Location: Waterloo, London, UK
Contract: Full-time, permanent
Salary: Up to £48,000 - £55,000 per year, dependent on experience

The Head of Finance and Resources plays a vital role in the Senior Management Team (SMT) of Build Africa. The post holder will:

  • Support the Trustees, Chief Executive and SMT members with organisational strategy, financial information and interpretation to assist decision making across the organisation.
  • Provide strong financial stewardship, leading on all financial aspects of the organisation including budgets and controls, internal financial procedures and processes, management and statutory accounting and audit, procedures/internal controls on finance / HR / IT etc. both at organisational and programme level.
  • Develop annual and medium term plans for specific areas of responsibility; managing the performance and support of all direct reports, ensuring effective delivery of Finance/HR/IT etc.
  • The post holder will also act as Company Secretary to the UK Board.

The role extends beyond Finance to encompass responsibility for IT and premises/office services as well as HR and Governance. Key within this role is ensuring that effective financial, legal, tax, treasury, human resources, administration and health and safety policies and systems are in place, documented, understood and adhered to by staff both in the UK and in the country programmes.

Download the job description and person specification for this role

Apply: Please email a cover letter and your CV to [email protected] stating your name and the job title in the subject line
Closing date: Monday 16 April 2018 (at 17:00 UK time)
Interviews: Interviews will be held on a rolling basis

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Internships

Build Africa UK advertises intern roles throughout the year rather than recruiting for a specific programme in the summer. Please visit this page regularly for new opportunities.