Senior Director Shared Services

at World Vision
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted May 11, 2021
Category Social Services & Nonprofit
Job Type FULL_TIME
Currency UGX

Description

Provide leadership oversight to the entirety of the global shared services team including the Americas SSC, South Asia Pacific and Africa region. This will include leading the hiring, development, performance management, capacity building and operational oversight of the SSC team.

Drive the SSC to achieve financial sustainability consistent with lowering the overall cost of business processes for the Partnership.

10%

Provide SSC Transformation Program Oversight

10%

Prepare annual and long range strategic financial plans/budgets for the transformation projects and monitoring progress to ensure performance and budgets are on target.

Influence and lead impacted World Vision business units and functions in developing their own shared services transition roadmaps and strategic plans.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Bachelor’s degree with a major in accounting, finance or related field.

MBA or finance related certification preferred (CPA, CMA), 10+ years of practical finance and/or accounting experience, with at least 8-10 years of consulting experience preferred.

Minimum of 8 - 10 years of leadership experience in the project management and finance transformation functions or in a similar environment.

Extensive experience working with virtual and/or matrix teams.

Extensive experience working with cross-cultural teams.

ERP general accounting or related experience preferred.

PMP a plus

CPA, CMA a plus