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Senior Finance and Operations Officer

Position Announcement  

Senior Finance and Operations Officer (MCAPS)


Medical Care Development, Inc. (MCD) is a non-profit organization recognized in the United States and internationally as a leader, innovator, and trusted partner in the design, implementation, and assessment of high quality, enduring programs in public health.  


MCD is looking to bring on board a qualified Mozambican professional to act as the Malaria Capacity Strengthening (MCAPS) program Senior Finance and Operations Officer, based in the MCAPS office in Maputo. The Senior Finance and Operations Officer’s main responsibility is to safeguard the assets (financial and physical) of MCD and ultimately the donor against fraud, loss or misuse and to ensure proper documentation and processing of the finances of the organization. The Sr. F&O Officer is primarily responsible for supporting the F&O Director with managing budgets and funds supporting the field teams,  managing the MCAPS’ financial and operations systems including the accounting system, data processing, reporting, compliance monitoring and staff training, actively participating  in the development of the annual workplan budget and performing administrative and accounting reviews of provincial budgets as well as other duties The Officer should be aware of, and adhere to, MCDI’s procurement integrity standards in all activities and all administrative, financial and HR SOPs. 

The  objective of the MCAPS program is to improve the provision of quality malaria services.  

Knowledge, qualifications, and skills include:   


Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, business or other equivalent qualifications  

A minimum of 5 years’ experience managing accounting and administrative functions 

Ability to multi-task and adhere to tight deadlines is essential 

Experience with Quicken and or QuickBooks and other computerized accounting software as well as proficiency in MS Excel, is an advantage. 

Conversant with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, and USG rules and regulations   

Excellent oral and written communication skills in both English and Portuguese   

Strong computer and organizational skills and excellent time management skills  

Excellent interpersonal skills 

Ability to travel to MCAPS provinces 

Location(s): Maputo 

 Application Requirements:   

The Curriculum Vitae (CV) and cover letter (including salary expectation) should be sent to The CV can be sent in Portuguese. The CV must include 3 professional references, name, title, phone and e-mail. When sending the application, please mention the position (MCAPS Senior Finance and Operations officer) and the reference number (MCAPS-030) in the subject of the e-mail. Compensation based on FSN scale.    



MCD  is an Equal Opportunity Employer   

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