Area chief finance officer

Go & Live in

OM  in the Latin America  Area seeks to expand our operations in order to meet the challenge of sending 2000 Latinos to the unreached, we are seeking someone to provide financial expertise in processes, training, analysis and reporting. You will play a key role in providing the Area Leadership Team with financial information and advice, as well as supporting all the fields and field leadership in the LAM Area, via the finance staff in each country, and being the point of contact for other Area.
As long as possible
Full Time
As soon as possible
OM Latin America desires to serve the Lord with excellence in all areas. We desire to be excellent stewards of the financial resources that the Lord has provided for us in order to serve in His mission. The Chief Finance Officers a vital and key role for the  Area, which will help us to better plan, practise and monitor our financial operations at an Area level and ensure that the same is achieved at field level. Requirements:
-Able to effectively communicate financial information to non-finance people.
-Minimum of 5 years work experience in accounting, finance or economics. 
-A  proven  track  record  of  financial  management,  responsible  for  systems implementation, oversight and management of a finance department.
-A proven record of risk assessment and mitigation.-One who has reported directly to the leader of a company or organisation. 
-Ability to understand and work with details and processes-Ability to learn quickly and to explain clearly.
-Ability to relate well with people, and to understand their needs and hindrances-Be flexible and adaptable -Proficiency in English
-Proficiency in Spanish/Portuguese(or willing to learn)
-Computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
-Available to travel within and outside of Latin America when required.

Support: OM is a voluntary organization. As such, all workers are expected to raise their own financial support. More information will be provided on application.

Live opportunities are unsalaried. Most people joining OM have to raise financial support to cover their living expenses, usually through gifts from home churches and other supporters.

Interested?

Do you like to work with numbers and want resources to be used in the best possible way for God’s kingdom?
Your Tasks
• Leading the finance department (including financial statements)
• Assisting in preparing the annual budget
• Donation accounting (entries, clarifications, thank-you letters)
• Administration of local and global project financing
• Maintaining contacts with authorities, partners and donors
• Lead personnel and further their development
Use your financial management skills toward the purpose of seeing vibrant communities of Jesus followers established among the least reached. This important role is vital to ministry on the field. You would provide accountability for the cash transactions conducted on the field and perform duties to assist with accounting functions pertaining to bank accounts, budgets, journal entries, financial reporting and administrative changes, guided by precedent and guidelines of established policies.
Do you want to enable people in Austria to be a part of God’s work in the world through their giving? Would you like to set up fundraising campaigns so people will be helped quickly and effectively?
Your Tasks:
• Fundraising campaigns to promote world-wide OM projects
• Organisation of events for partners
• Support and development of our online-giving platform
• Development and implementation of strategies to raise new partners
• Regularly maintaining contact to our partners
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