Financial Governance Manager needed at The Confederation of African Football

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Job title : Financial Governance Manager

Job Location : Not specified

Deadline : December 16, 2023

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  • Act as the Business Partner on Financial Matters to the Member Associations.
  • Manage a wide range of Financial Management & Financial Governance related matters for all CAF Member Associations.
  • Review Member Associations and Zonal Union’s Budgets under the Development Programme.
  • Support with the general administration of the annual CAF review of the football development funds distributed by CAF.
  • Collect and analyse financial statements and activity reports.
  • Support team members in the Member Association Division with the Financial Performance of Member Associations.
  • Review the reports from CAF central review provider and identify potential non-compliance and risks for the respective Member Association/Zonal Unions and CAF.
  • Draft and monitor tailor-made action plans for CAF Member Associations.
  • Conduct financial capacity building activities (tailored-and need-based support).
  • Support Member Association/Zonal Unions in preparing a budget for their activities.
  • Assist Member Association/ Zonal Unions in filling out the CAF Financial Reporting form.
  • Prepare the reports for the relevant CAF standing committee(s).
  • Follow up with Finance Division on payment made to Member Associations.
  • Prepare payment statutes overview and weekly reports on payments for Director.
  • Ensure a collaborative work relationship with Zonal Unions and FIFA.
  • Keep financial records of Member Association/Zonal Unions up to date.
  • Prepare financial analysis on Member Association/Zonal Unions.

Requirements (Profile)

  • University Degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, Audit or equivalent.
  • Experience in data analytics is an advantage.
  • Capacity to provide analytical and financial analysis and reporting (Financial report analysis including Balance sheet, Lost and profit account, etc.)
  • Data analytics experience an advantage.
  • Proficiency in English and French (written and spoken).
  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office as well as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP).
  • Willingness to travel.

We Offer

  • An interesting and varied job in an exciting and innovative international organization.
  • Attractive employment conditions.
  • The opportunity to be part of a highly committed international team.
  • Quality social security coverage.
  • An excellent pension schemes.

Application Closing Date
22nd November, 2023.

How to Apply for this Offer

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the email.


  • Only qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to gender, race, age, skin colour, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, or on any other grounds.
  • If you have the necessary qualifications and are keen to work for a top international sporting organization, submit your application in English (Motivation Letter, CV, Diplomas, and Reference Letters).
  • Only direct applications who meet all the required criteria will receive consideration.
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