|Category||Financial Analysts and Advisors|
|Job type||Full Time|
Our Finance Department is committed to facilitating the achievement of the Company's objectives by providing exceptional financial and administrative expertise and service to our clients.
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, this position will be based as a telecommuter for the foreseeable future. Only when Abt reopens offices to all employees will there be an expectation that new hires return to the geographical office to which they were hired.
LHSS is seeking a Lead Project Finance Analyst to support the $209M LHSS 5 year project. The objective of the LHSS project is to support achievement of USAID health systems strengthening (HSS) priorities as a means to achieve universal health coverage (UHC). USAID's focus on health systems strengthening is to support partner countries on their journey to self-reliance and prosperity to meet their commitments for improved health and well-being of their population, by strengthening health systems performance and supporting sustained health impact. The objectives of the project are: 1) Increase financial protection, 2) Increase population coverage and 3) Increase service coverage of quality essential services. USAID anticipates a need for integrated health systems strengthening in up to 52 countries prioritized under USAID's efforts for Preventing Child and Maternal Deaths, Controlling the HIV/AIDS Epidemic, and Combating Infectious Disease Threats.
Abt Associates is seeking a highly-motivated and conscientious individual with strong excel and analytical skills. Preferably with prior USAID experience and experience with budgeting and subcontracting. Spanish fluency highly preferred as Colombia will be part of assigned portfolio. The position will be based in Rockville, Maryland.
Key Roles and Responsibilities
Under the direction of a Project Finance Manager, the Lead Project Finance Analyst works alongside project managers/directors in the division in support of managing the financial and contractual elements of the project(s). Collaborates with other department/functional support areas including Contracts and Procurement, HR, corporate/division finance and Project Operations. Strong communication skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced and changing work environment is required.
Financial Management & Reporting:
Abt Associates is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse workforce. Abt Associates provides market-competitive salaries and comprehensive employee benefits.