Church Mission Society
Location: Eastern Africa
Finance: Personal Support
Duration: 3‑12 months, Over 12 months
Activity: Administration, Finance & Fundraising
Posted: 24 Aug 2020
Closes: Open-ended

Financial Controller

Church Mission Society

Our partners in South Sudan are looking for a financial controller to provide oversight and management of the finances of the Diocese of Kajo-Keji (DoKK).

The role includes: management of the Finance Team; providing oversight of all aspects of initiating and recording accounting transactions, the operation of financial controls, the preparation of financial and management reports for management, statutory financial reporting, providing financial services to staff and other partner organisations; providing information and making recommendations from a financial point of view that will assist the Diocesan leaders and Management Team in the overall management and direction of DoKK; training up of a successor to take over thus role within a period of 3 to 5 years.

The successful candidate would have relevant qualifications and would have a minimum of three years of progressive accounting positions with at least one year in a senior position.

For more information about this opportunity, please contact


Church Mission Society places individuals, couples and families in over 45 countries around the world as we seek to share the love of Jesus and see our world transformed. Our placements are self-funding with extensive support in fundraising given to those who serve long-term (4+ years). All placements are subject to DBS clearance. Church Mission Society is only able to directly test the calling of those who are rooted in UK/European churches.

Terms and conditions depend upon the location of each opening and the duration of the placement offered. Short-term opportunities (4 months to 2 years) are self-funded, with CMS offering residential, cross-cultural training. Long-term mission partners serve for 4-6 years minimum. We work on a fully resourced basis to ensure your funding, learning and support are in place together, through connecting to local churches and your wider networks. Individualised learning plans are developed for preparation and during service for those on long-term service.


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Church Mission Society

Church Mission Society supports people in mission through making disciples, resourcing leaders and transforming communities in over 40 countries around the world.
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