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Director of Administration and Finance - Feed the Future (FTF) Facilitate Investment Required for Sustainable Export (FIRST)

Tetra Tech International Development Services, headquartered in Arlington, VA is currently accepting expressions of interest from qualified candidates for a potential Director of Administration and Finance position on an anticipated USAID-funded program in Rwanda.


The Director of Administration and Finance will be responsible for the project’s administrative operations including finance, human resource management, contract/grants compliance, procurement and office administration while ensuring compliance with USAID, local laws, and Tetra Tech rules and regulations. The successful candidate must be detail-oriented with a proven ability to prioritize tasks and support program implementation while ensuring adherence to required policies and protocols and working effectively as part of a multi-cultural team.


We are looking for a strong leader, a supportive manager, and a team player who is committed to using US taxpayer resources efficiently and effectively. The Director of Administration and Finance is expected to be a full-time position, based in Kigali, for a period of up to five years. Rwandan candidates, especially women, youth and people with disabilities, are encouraged to apply.



* Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, and/or some other relevant discipline is required. A Masters’ degree is preferred (a Bachelor’s degree with significant relevant experience will be considered).

* Minimum of seven (7) years’ experience providing administrative and financial leadership and oversight to all aspects of project operations

* Minimum of three (3) years working experience in a senior supervisory role related to accounting, payroll, procurement and logistical support services.

* Experience providing contractual and financial oversight to USAID-funded projects of similar size and complexity preferred

* Advanced Excel skills and experience with Quickbooks required

* Grants management experience highly desirable.

* Accounting/audit certifications highly desirable

* Fluent proficiency in English speaking, reading and writing required

**Please note: Only Rwandan citizens are eligible for this position