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Assistant Manager - Advocacy, Policy and Community Education 
Darwin, Australia
Applications Close: 16 September 2016
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Finance and Operations Manager 

Vientiane, Laos
Applications Close: 9 September, 2016
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Finance and Administration Officer 

Lombok, Indonesia
Applications Close: 9 September, 2016
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Finance Coordinator

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Applications Close: 5 September, 2016
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HR and Administration Coordinator
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Applications Close: 5 September, 2016
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Support Services Manager 

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Application Close: 5 September, 2016
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Director of Programs
Sydney, Australia
Applications Close: 22 August, 2016
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Support Services Manager

  • Key Leadership position – working across Finance, Procurement, Logistics, Human Resources and Administration
  • International Development Organisation
  • Based in Addis Ababa
As part of our global efforts to eliminate trachoma, The Fred Hollows Foundation is tackling trachoma in Oromia, one of the worst affected areas in the world.   Since 2013 The Fred Hollows Foundation has been working with the Oromia Regional Health Bureau, in its effort to eliminate trachoma by 2020.

Reporting directly to the Country Director, the Support Services Manager will oversee Finance, Procurement and Logistics, Human Resources and General Administration accountabilities for the Ethiopia Country office.  This senior role, while underpinned by strong financial acumen and operational experience will operate across many areas such as Finance, Administration, Procurement and Logistics, Security, Risk Management, Office Management, Policy and Process, and Human Resource Management.

The Support Services Manager will organise and oversee the effective and efficient stewardship of resources and systems for the FHF Ethiopia Office, partner’s finances and financial systems through effective implementation of financial, human resource, procurement, logistics and administrative policies and procedures determined by the FHF Sydney Office and local legal requirement. 

To be successful in this role you must have;
  • An appropriate professional business or financial qualification
  • Minimum of 8 – 10 years working experience in an NGO environment or private sector
  • Experience in the financial management of complex programs and projects
  • Sound knowledge of current legislation and regulatory requirements relevant to INGOs in Ethiopia
  • Procurement and Logistics knowledge
  • High level of computer literacy with sound knowledge of financial accounting software and spreadsheet packages
  • Ability to develop key external relationships and be able to influence, persuade and build the confidence of partners and stakeholders
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to mentor and lead a small team of finance staff, Administration and Support staff. 
The Fred Hollows Foundation has a practice of employing local nationals and we seek people with strong written and spoken English as well as Amharic and other languages, as you will need to communicate with international contacts.

How to apply and who to contact
Applications can be made via the online application form and and should include an up to date resume and letter of application which addresses all areas expressed in the ‘experience, skills & attributes’ section of the job description.
 
Alternatively for a confidential discussion please contact Vicci Cawley or Nicole Cunningham, Recruitment Specialist on +61 2 8741 1962 or via email at employment@hollows.org

Please note that due to high volume applications, only successful applicants will be contacted/

Applications Close: Monday 5th September 2016

The Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to protecting the rights of children in all areas where we work.  Applicants are advised that The Foundation reserves the right to conduct police checks and other screening procedures to ensure we maintain and promote a child safe environment.

The Fred Hollows Foundation – Ethiopia (FHF-E) has been registered and licensed by The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia Charites and Societies Agency in accordance with Charities and Societies Proclamation No. 621/2009, and certificate number 2985, on 4 March 2013.

 
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HR and Adminstration Coordinator

  • Bring your HR experience and expertise and help us end blindness through Trachoma
  • International Development Organisation
  • Based in Addis Ababa

As part of our global efforts to eliminate trachoma, The Fred Hollows Foundation is tackling trachoma in Oromia, one of the worst affected areas in the world.   Since 2013 The Fred Hollows Foundation has been working with the Oromia Regional Health Bureau, in its effort to eliminate trachoma by 2020.

Reporting directly to the Support Services Manager, the HR and Administration Coordinator is responsible for providing a high standard of operational HR advice and support for people managers within our Ethiopia Program.  Working as part of the broader operations team, you will identify and oversee the effective implementation of Administration and HR systems that effectively support our operations, offering expert advice to managers on all aspects of people management and administration systems in line with local employment legislation and practice.

To be successful in this role you must have;

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management
  • At least 5 years’ experience in Human Resources Development in a complex work environment preferably in the NGO sector
  • High sense of integrity, confidentiality and initiate sound judgment of HR practices
  • Should be a team player, positive change manager and result-oriented personality
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate clearly, coupled with ability to influence, advise, and train on human resource issues
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Knowledge of work languages, English and Amharic
  • Have a good knowledge of relevant  Ethiopian laws (Taxation law, ChsA regulations , Pension and Health Insurance proclamations)
  • Understanding of Ethiopian Labour  law 

The Fred Hollows Foundation has a practice of employing local nationals and we seek people with strong written and spoken English as well as Amharic and other languages, as you will need to communicate with international contacts.

How to apply and who to contact
Applications can be made via the online application form and should include an up to date resume and letter of application which addresses all areas expressed in the ‘experience, skills & attributes’ section of the Job Description.

Alternatively, If you would like further information please contact our Recruitment Specialist Victoria Cawley or Nicole Cunningham on 02 87411962 or via email employment@hollows.org

Please note that due to high volume applications, only successful applicants will be contacted/

Applications Close: Monday 5th September 2016

The Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to protecting the rights of children in all areas where we work.  Applicants are advised that The Foundation reserves the right to conduct police checks and other screening procedures to ensure we maintain and promote a child safe environment.

The Fred Hollows Foundation – Ethiopia (FHF-E) has been registered and licensed by The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia Charites and Societies Agency in accordance with Charities and Societies Proclamation No. 621/2009, and certificate number 2985, on 4 March 2013.

 

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Finance Coordinator

  • Seeking a qualified Accountant
  • International Development Organisation
  • Based in Addis Ababa 

 As part of our global efforts to eliminate trachoma, The Fred Hollows Foundation is tackling trachoma in Oromia, one of the worst affected areas in the world.   Since 2013 The Fred Hollows Foundation has been working with the Oromia Regional Health Bureau, in its effort to eliminate trachoma by 2020.
 
An exciting opportunity currently exists for a Finance Coordinator to join The Fred Hollows Foundation, Ethiopia. Reporting to our Finance Manager, you will coordinate financial management activities, and support the Finance Manager with all accounting and reporting duties for FHF Ethiopia. Additionally the Finance Coordinator will assist the program objectives through active support of all partner finances and financial systems through the effective implementation of financial policies, procedures and practices as per our Finance Policy Manual and accepted local standards and law.
 
To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting
  • Intermediate to advanced computer literacy, including experience in word processing, spreadsheets and Sun Systems
  • At least 7 years’ experience in a busy professional organisation.
  • Proven experience in establishing best practice compliance systems.
  • The ability to work well with others under demanding deadline-driven situations
  • The ability to be flexible and respond to a changing environment.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills and strong organisational skills 

The Fred Hollows Foundation has a practice of employing local nationals and we seek people with strong written and spoken English as well as Amharic and other languages, as you will need to communicate with international contacts.
 
How to apply and who to contact
Applications should be made via http://www.hollows.org/au/careers/current-vacancies  and should include a resume and covering letter addressing your areas of experience that are relevant to the role.
 
Alternatively for a confidential discussion please contact Vicci Cawley or Nicole Cunningham, Recruitment Specialist on +61 2 8741 1962 or via email at employment@hollows.org.
 
Please note that due to high volume applications, only successful applicants will be contacted
 
Applications Close: Monday 5th September 2016
 
The Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to protecting the rights of children in all areas where we work.  Applicants are advised that The Foundation reserves the right to conduct police checks and other screening procedures to ensure we maintain and promote a child safe environment.

The Fred Hollows Foundation – Ethiopia (FHF-E) has been registered and licensed by The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia Charites and Societies Agency in accordance with Charities and Societies Proclamation No. 621/2009, and certificate number 2985, on 4 March 2013.

 

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Finance and Operations Manager 

  • Key Leadership position – working across Finance, Procurement, Logistics, Human Resources and Administration
  • International Development Organisation
  • Based in Vientiane
Come and join our international development organisation where we are ensuring that the vision of Fred Hollows lives on.  We are working to eradicate avoidable blindness by 2020, and are committed to working with partners to bring about change that is sustainable and reaches even the most vulnerable communities. The Fred Hollows Foundations, Laos Program has been operating since 2008, and is aimed at supporting Government eye health programs throughout Laos. 

The Finance and Operations Manager oversees the Finance and Operations accountabilities for the Laos Country program.  This senior role, while underpinned by strong financial acumen and experience, will operate across many areas such as Finance, Administration, Security, Risk Management, Office Management, Policy and Process, and Human Resource Management. 

Reporting into the Country Manager, you will provide leadership to a small team (2), consisting of a Finance Officer and Administration and Procurement Officer.

To be successful in this role you will have:
 
  • Minimum of 8+ years working experience, ideally in an NGO environment or private sector
  • University qualification in Finance or Accounting, CPA or equivalent (highly desirable)
  • Previous Experience in the financial management of complex programs and projects
  • Previous experience in working in a matrix reporting
  • Sound knowledge of current legislation and regulatory requirements relevant to INGOs
  • Knowledge of SUN Systems (highly desirable)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office some knowledge of financial accounting software and spreadsheet packages,
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and
  • Good problem-solving and organisational skills.
The Fred Hollows Foundation has a policy of employing local nationals and we seek people with strong written and spoken English as well as Lao and other languages, as you will need to communicate with both local and international contacts.

How to apply & who to contact
Applications can be made via the online application form and should include an up to date resume and letter of application which addresses all areas expressed in the ‘experience, skills & attributes’ section of the Job Description.

Alternatively, If you would like further information please contact our Recruitment Specialist Victoria Cawley or Nicole Cunningham on +61 2 87411962 or via email at employment@hollows.org

Applications Close:  9th September, 2016

To be eligible to apply for this position you must have the appropriate working rights for Laos.

Please note:  Due to high levels of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted.

The Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to protecting the rights of children in all areas where we work.  Applicants are advised that The Foundation reserves the right to conduct police checks and other screening procedures to ensure we maintain and promote a child safe environment.
 
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Finance and Administration Officer

  • Oversee financial and administration processes
  • International development organisation
  • Full – time position, based in Mataram, Lombok

A rare and exciting opportunity exists to join one of Australia’s most well respected and fastest growing international development organisations – The Fred Hollows Foundation. Working across 26 countries, our vision is for a world where no one is needlessly blind. We have an ambitious 5 year strategic plan that aims to take The Foundation even closer to realising our vision of ending avoidable blindness.

In order to help us achieve our vision, we are looking for a qualified accountant to join our team.   Reporting to the National Program Manager for Indonesia, you will be responsible for the coordination and management of effective and compliant financial and administrative systems for FHF Indonesia. 

In this busy and varied role you will coordinate and implement appropriate financial policies, processes and systems to ensure transparent reporting.  In addition to this you will also be required to provide high level administration support to the National Program Manager overseeing a range of tasks including, travel, lease management, records management and office correspondence and enquires.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Appropriate professional financial qualifications; at least a Bachelor of accounting
  • Knowledge of current legislation and regulatory requirements relevant to the INGO sector in Indonesia
  • A minimum of 4 years professional work experience
  • Proven experience in providing high-level administration and support services, including the ability to develop robust administration systems from scratch.
  • Medium level of computer literacy with some knowledge of financial accounting software and spreadsheet packages (SUN Systems would be an advantage).
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Strong written and spoken English.
  • Ability travel within Indonesia and internationally

How to apply & who to contact
Applications can be made via the online application form and should include an up to date resume and letter of application which addresses all areas expressed in the ‘experience, skills & attributes’ section of the Job Description.

Alternatively, If you would like further information please contact our Recruitment Specialist Victoria Cawley or Nicole Cunningham on 02 87411962 or via email at employment@hollows.org

Applications Close: 9th September, 2016

To be eligible to apply for this position you must already possess the appropriate working visa for Indonesia.

Please note:  Due to high levels of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted.

The Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to protecting the rights of children in all areas where we work.  Applicants are advised that The Foundation reserves the right to conduct police checks and other screening procedures to ensure we maintain and promote a child safe environment.
 

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Assistant Manager - Advocacy, Policy and Community Education

  • Help improve eye health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
  • Bring your Advocacy skills and help end avoidable blindness and improve Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people’s health
  • Permanent role, located in Darwin

Come and join our international development organisation where we are working hard to eliminate avoidable blindness by 2020. Working closely with our partners, in regions across Australia, our Indigenous Australia Program is committed to increasing access to high quality and culturally appropriate eye care services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians living in remote and underserviced communities.

An excellent opportunity exists for an experienced Advocacy professional to join our Indigenous Australia Program to provide strong leadership in the areas of Advocacy, Policy and Community Education.   Working as part of our Indigenous Australia Program (IAP), and in close consultation with The Foundations’ Global Partnerships and Advocacy (GPA) and Public Affairs Divisions, the Assistant Manager for Advocacy, Policy and Community Education will coordinate the influential coverage of The Foundation’s work on ending avoidable blindness and improving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health. 

Leading a small team of professionals you will be responsible for:

  • Shaping strategic advocacy initiatives from a sound policy basis;
  • Strategically developing and implementing community education initiatives;
  • Supporting local and national media coverage in line with our operating principles and partnerships;
  • Enhancing The Foundation’s public profile; and
  • The production of high quality internal and external communication materials. 

To be successful in this role, you will have experience in developing, initiating and overseeing influential advocacy campaigns.  You will be an accomplished advocacy leader and strategic thinker, with strong writing skills, project management and an extensive background in health and/or government advocacy. Your ability to cultivate key relationships; developing strategies and resources to influence, persuade and build the confidence of partners and stakeholders will be critical to your success.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are strongly encouraged to apply.

How to apply and who to contact?
Applications can be made via the online application form and should include an up to date resume and letter of application which addresses all areas expressed in the ‘experience, skills & attributes’ section of the Job Description.

Alternatively, If you would like further information please contact our Recruitment Specialist Victoria Cawley or Nicole Cunningham on 02 87411962 or via email at employment@hollows.org

Applications Close: Friday 16th September

The Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to protecting the rights of children in all areas where we work.  Applicants are advised that The Foundation reserves the right to conduct police checks and other screening procedures to ensure we maintain and promote a child safe environment.

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