Who is eHealth Africa?
eHealth Africa (eHA) is a data-driven, solutions-oriented innovator dedicated to improving people’s access to high-quality health systems in Africa. Our highly collaborative approach convenes public health professionals across sectors to tackle Africa’s greatest health challenges. Using data and informatics to inform solutions, eHA addresses difficult health needs with knowledge, passion and integrity.
We leverage our staff and department expertise across five major domain areas:
We use data to build strong health systems and create a future where Africa’s health systems are equipped to meet the needs of the communities they serve and respond effectively to unexpected public health situations.
eHA has grown quickly in the past four years, and we seek a senior-level manager to own and advise key functional areas including s finance, grants and contracts, human resources, and operations. Qualified candidates will have a passion for start-up environments, deep curiosity about process and product, and a desire to roll up their sleeves and help get the work done. Familiarity with global health delivery is essential, and experience in West Africa is a plus. Some of the keys to success in this role are: flexibility, inventiveness, and the ability to thrive in a rapidly changing environment.
Our Core Values
eHA’s core values include:
Director of Finance & Administration Job Description
The Director of Finance & Administration is a key member of the eHA global management team, with responsibility for eHA’s Finance, Grants and Contracts, Human Resources, and Operations Departments. He/She will work closely with the Co-Executive Directors, management team, and country staff to ensure eHA maintains practical and efficient systems that enable the organization to fulfill its mission to improve health systems. The position will report to the Co-Executive Directors, and will directly supervise the department leads for: Finance, Grants & Contracts, Human Resources, and Operations.
Leadership and Overall Management
Directly supervising and working closely with the Associate Director for Finance, provide oversight, leadership, guidance, and ultimate accountability for key finance functions, including:
Grants and Contracts
Directly supervising and working closely with the Deputy Director for Grants and Contracts and country office leadership, provide oversight, leadership, guidance, and ultimate accountability for key grants and contracts functions, including:
Directly supervising and working closely with the Deputy Director for Human Resources, provide oversight, leadership, guidance, and ultimate accountability for key human resources functions, including:
Directly supervising and working closely with the Deputy Director for Operations, provide oversight, leadership, guidance, and ultimate accountability for key operations functions, including: