INTRODUCTION : -
Technical Director, Public Financial Management (PFM) job opportunity is available at Development Alternatives Incorporated (DAI) for individuals who possess relevant qualifications.
increasing government responsiveness to citizen needs and priorities; and improving government and civil society capacity to manage conflict (through work on prevention, mitigation and reconciliation with the same sectoral partners, not stand-alone assistance to the police or judiciary).
The Technical Director PFM is responsible ensure the high-quality and timely implementation of the PFM technical activities across all states.
S / he will travel to state offices to provide additional technical expertise as required by the evolving reform needs of each state.
S / he will oversee a team of advisors that will deepen the expertise provided by the state teams by providing new perspectives or new approaches in PFM, citizen engagement, conflict, and GESI.
S / he will ensure that the regular circulation of advisors will expose partners to relevant tools, innovative approaches, and best practices that will help reinforce state-to-state learning.
S / he will mentor partners to update or complete the foundational suite of participatory and bottom-up state planning documents (State Development Plans and Medium-Term Sector Strategies).
S / he will ensure the technical quality and provide technical assistance to the state-level PFM Specialists, supporting them to facilitate activities such as the development of annual procurement plans in key sectors to foster greater transparency, reduce risk, and support efficiency in service delivery, training embedded internal audit staff on technical audit skills needed to implement the new manuals, and internally generated revenue expansion strategies while exploring innovative solutions and public-private partnerships.
The Technical Director PFM will directly supervise the main office technical team, including the Citizen Engagement Director, Conflict Advisor, Gender and Social Inclusion Advisor, IGR Specialist, and consultants (as needed).
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES : -
DESIRED EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATION : -
Previous experience designing and using the Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA) framework preferred.