Would you like to be part of a team dedicated to supporting Indigenous Peoples and local communities? Are you eager to contribute to strategies that support climate mitigation, lower deforestation, promote gender equality and help solve long lasting land conflict? Yes? Then you are in the right place.
Ansök senast: 27 Mar 2023
Overview of the position
As a controller you will be one of the Tenure Facility’s main resources for assessment, monitoring and internal control of the projects and partners to which the Tenure Facility provides funding. You will support and work closely with, the Project Controller team, the Programs team and the Finance Manager. You will report to the Chief Financial Officer. The position involves in-country visits to project partners a few times a year.
In your role as a Controller you will be highly involved in all things concerned within risk management, financial reporting and audits, capacity building and compliance. Some of your tasks are:
Qualifications and experience
We are a diverse team with broad and complementary language skills, professional experiences and geographical and thematical backgrounds.
You have a genuine interest in the civil society sector and thrive in a multi-cultural environment. You can communicate and clearly explain financial matters. As a person you are ambitious and enjoy learning and working independently as well as in teams. You like to take initiatives and are able to drive processes and improvements independently. You are also an excellent co-worker and responsive to the needs of project partners.
About The Tenure Facility
Indigenous peoples and local communities live in more than half of the world´s land area yet they legally own less than 10% of their territories. Securing their land and forest rights enables them to have the cultural and economic independence to thrive and continue to protect systems vital to our global climate, fresh water, and food security. The International Land and Forest Tenure Facility (Tenure Facility) offers grants and technical expertise at the speed and scale required to secure tenure and sustainably manage millions of hectares at risk today. The Tenure Facility works directly with the Indigenous Peoples and local communities and their allies ensuring laws on community rights are translated into rights recognition on the ground. It supports them to achieve formal legal recognition of their land and forest rights on maps, in laws, and in the plans and operations of governments and private investors. It works strategically with local, national, and international stakeholders to foster community-level partnership and joint action with governments and the private sector.
The Tenure Facility is an international organization based in Stockholm, Sweden.
The Tenure Facility has a secured multi-year funding and the Secretariat, with around 25 staff, is therefore looking forward to adding another Controller.
Terms of employment
The position refers to full-time permanent positions with six months’ probation period. Starting date as agreed. Salary by agreement.
How to apply
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If you advance through the process, you’ll get to do our tests. We are gathering as much information as possible in the beginning of the process to be able to provide an objective, fair and precise selection process as possible. If you got any questions regarding this recruitment please contact the recruiter in charge, Jonatan Lundberg, through Jonatan.firstname.lastname@example.org.
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