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Employment Opportunities at Genesis Analytics

Career Opportunities at Genesis Analytics.

Employment Opportunities at Genesis Analytics

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Our purpose is to unlock value in Africa. We use our analytical capabilities to improve decision-making and, through better decisions, to unlock substantial value for our clients and society. While we are the largest economics-based consulting firm in Africa, we use a large number of techniques and approaches to achieve clarity for decision-makers.
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Strategic Communications Lead

  • Media / Advertising / Branding 
  • You are a dynamic and resilient professional with a track record of motivating teams and delivering high-quality results in fast-paced environments. You bring energy, empathy, an appreciation of nuance and the ability to influence and inform across a broad range of audiences. Our mission must chime with you and align with your values.

You are likely to have:

  • Extensive knowledge and/or expertise in communication areas such as social media, internal/external communications, and event planning.
  • Demonstrated capability in managing third-party agencies—PR, advertising, events—to meet your objectives.
  • International experience leaving you adept at flexing your approach effectively on a global scale
  • Exceptional written communication skills and detail-oriented approach.
  • Positive, proactive attitude, skilled at prioritising tasks effectively.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and people management abilities.
  • Resilience under pressure, navigating change and complexity with ease.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft packages; familiarity with Adobe products is advantageous.
  • Graphic design and/or video editing skills are desirable.
  • Fluency in English is a must.

Project Accountant

  • Finance / Accounting / Audit, Project Management 

 ROLE DESCRIPTION

  • We are seeking an enthusiastic and highly efficient Project Accountant to join our team. The role on this project involves developing and managing project budgets aligned with grant requirements, monitoring expenses, preparing financial statements, and ensuring compliance with funding regulations. The position holder will furthermore manage the funds disbursement to subgrantees, establish internal controls, review grantees’ financial reports, coordinate audits, and provide financial insights for informed decision-making. Specific duties and responsibilities include:

Project Management Unit Support

  • Monitor financial administration of Framework Agreements to ensure consistency with commercial pricing models and Genesis commercial strategy, and provide regular performance updates to the Framework Manager and PMU Programme Manager.
  • Provide budget information as required in terms of fee rates, LOE, actual project costs, burn rates, etc, ensuring that the Framework financial reporting can be carried out appropriately.
  • Monitor the disbursement of funds to grantees according to approved budgets.
  • Review financial reports submitted by grantees and assess budget compliance.
  • Assist in the development of new financial procedures to better support the delivery of projects, including managing budget trackers, burn rates reporting and other tracking tools.
  • Set up and maintain budget tracking on all projects; monitoring, reporting, and analysing budget variances.
  • Preparing month-end reports for management, including profit and loss statements and balance sheets.
  • Manage cash flow projections and reports.

Project Accounting

  • Attend project-related meetings with the practice area
  • Liaise with Prime/Donor on queries and requirements
  • Keep up to date with the terms and conditions of the contracts
  • Track budget to actual spending
  • Budget updates and maintenance
  • Keep project reconciliations up to date
  • Ensure that the correct rates are loaded on Intacct
  • Process invoice requests
  • Reconcile Intacct and Client records
  • Capture all project-related transactions on Intacct where necessary
  • Track the project’s profitability and keep relevant stakeholders up to date
  • Capture and update project budgets on Intacct
  • Ensure that all relevant documentation is kept up to date on the Finance Drive and Project Drive

Project Suppliers and Subcontractors

  • Capture project supplier invoices and allocate them to various GL accounts
  • Add new supplier accounts on Intacct
  • Collect supplier sheets and BEE/payment documents and update Intacct
  • Keep Supplier BEE information up to date on Intacct
  • Reconcile supplier payments to statements and invoices to be approved by the COO
  • Allocate Supplier payments as per the remittance and reconcile debit orders to supplier statements and invoices
  • Send suppliers their payment remittances
  • Submit all supplier payments batches to the Financial Controller to be loaded on FNB online for approval by Financial Project Manager
  • Collect supplier statements and reconcile to the age analysis at month end
  • Process any necessary accounts payable correction journals for approval by the Head of Finance
  • Handle Supplier queries and manage subcontractors
  • Ensure that all relevant documentation is kept up to date on the Finance Drive and Project Drive

Project Cashbooks & Payments

  • Load all new recipients on the FNB online
  • Process subcontractor accruals at year-end
  • Capture cashbooks – Project bank accounts
  • Cashbook recons – Project bank accounts
  • Ensure that all cashbooks are reconciled every month
  • Process project-specific staff claims and supplier payments
  • Arrange per-diems for travel and events

Sundry

  • Process project reconciliation correcting journals and any other additional journals
  • Assist auditors with queries at year-end
  • Capture annual project budgets on Intacct
  • Educate staff on processes and policies
  • ad hoc requests as and when required

Requirements

  • The successful candidate will have a thirst for learning and experience in developing and managing project budgets aligned with grant requirements, monitoring expenses, preparing financial statements, and ensuring compliance with funding regulations.

You are likely to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in a similar role
  • At least 3 years of experience in grant management, financial management, and accounting, preferably in the context of donor-funded projects.
  • Strong understanding of international development principles and practices.
  • Ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams.
  • Collaborative and works well under pressure.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and accounting software.
  • Fluent in English, both written and verbal

Remuneration Specialist

  • Human Resources / HR 

ROLE DESCRIPTION

  • Our organisation is growing in size and geographic complexity.  As a Remuneration Specialist in our international HR team, you will play a vital role in developing and implementing remuneration strategies, policies, and programs across our global organisation. Working closely with the Head of HR, talent acquisition, and Commercial teams, you will ensure that our remuneration practices are competitive, compliant, and aligned with our global business objectives. This role requires a deep understanding of remuneration principles, strong analytical skills, and the ability to collaborate effectively in an international context.

Your role will encompass:

  • Remuneration Strategy and Policy – Developing and implementing global remuneration strategies, policies, and frameworks to attract, retain, and motivate top talent at all levels of the organisation.
  • Compensation Analysis and Design – Conduct in-depth analysis and evaluation of job roles to determine appropriate salary bands, grading structures, and bonus schemes.
  • Global Rewards Programs – Research and implement global rewards programs, including recognition schemes, retention initiatives, and long-term incentive plans; manage the Employer of Record relationship across the business
  • Data Analysis and Reporting – Collect and analyse compensation data from various sources to support decision-making and ensure internal equity and market competitiveness.
  • Communication and Training – Develop and deliver training programs on remuneration policies, practices, and tools for HR business partners, managers, and employees.

Requirements

Genesis consultants carry a balanced combination of powerful intellect, strong technical skills, and a consulting character to match. Successful candidates for roles at Genesis:

  • Are passionate, self-motivated and energetic problem-solvers
  • Value integrity and exhibit ethical behaviour
  • Are analytical thinkers and fast learners with an excellent academic record

A successful candidate will have a drive to create impact and a strong background in international HR remuneration and compensation. You have a minimum of 5 years of hands-on experience.

You are likely to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, or a related field. A master’s degree or professional certification in compensation and benefits is a plus.
  • Extensive experience (5+ years) as a Remuneration Specialist or Compensation Analyst, in a global or multinational organisation.
  • Strong knowledge of global remuneration practices, including salary benchmarking, job evaluation systems, variable pay structures, and incentive plan design.
  • Familiarity with local labour laws, regulations, and compliance requirements in multiple countries.
  • Proficiency in data analysis and advanced Excel skills. Experience with compensation software or HRIS systems is desirable.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a keen attention to detail.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to collaborate effectively with stakeholders at all levels, across different cultures and geographies.
  • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information with professionalism and discretion.
  • Self-motivated and resourceful, with the ability to work independently and prioritise multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

HR Manager Projects

  • Human Resources / HR, Project Management 

ROLE DESCRIPTION

Our Project capability is growing. Project teams operate across Africa and beyond and are usually multi-geography.

  • As the HR Manager – Projects, you will be responsible for managing all aspects of HR for staff specifically assigned to projects. Your role will involve client liaison, issue resolution, and managing complex situations for staff working in various international locations, with a specific focus on Africa. You should possess a good understanding of the project environment, particularly in relation to large donor-funded programs, including donors such as US AID, Mastercard Foundation, Gates Foundation, and others

Your role will encompass:

  • HR Project Management – managing all HR activities related to staff assigned to projects, including performance management, employee relations, and any issues arising.
  • Staffing and resource planning – working closely with project managers to understand resource needs and develop staffing plans, ensuring appropriate skills and competencies are available for project success. Facilitate the deployment of staff to project sites, handling logistics, immigration and work permit requirements, and other related issues such as remuneration packages and payroll currencies.
  • Employee Relations and issue resolution: guidance and support to project staff on HR policies, procedures, and practices, ensuring high employee satisfaction and engagement. Addressing and resolving complex employee relations issues, including grievances and disciplinary matters, in compliance with local labour laws and project requirements
  • International HR Operations: Ensuring accurate and timely processing of payroll, benefits administration, and other HR transactions, collaborating with payroll, Employer of Record and global HR operations teams. Staying updated on local labour laws, compliance requirements, and cultural norms to ensure HR practices are aligned with local regulations and sensitivities.
  • Donor Compliance:   Ensure HR practices comply with donor requirements, reporting obligations, and ethical standards. Manage the donor-client relationship as this pertains to all HR-related activities

Requirements

Genesis consultants carry a balanced combination of powerful intellect, strong technical skills, and a consulting character to match. Successful candidates for roles at Genesis:

  • Are passionate, self-motivated and energetic problem-solvers
  • Value integrity and exhibit ethical behaviour
  • Are analytical thinkers and fast learners with an excellent academic record

A successful candidate will have a drive to create impact and a strong background in international HR operations. You have a minimum of 8 years of hands-on experience.

You are likely to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, or a related field. Master’s degree is a plus.
  • Extensive experience (8+ years) in HR management, with specific exposure to project-based staffing and international HR operations.
  • Strong understanding of the projects environment, including large donor-funded programs and the associated compliance requirements.
  • Experience working with donors such as US AID, Mastercard Foundation, Gates Foundation, and others is highly desirable.
  • Solid knowledge of local labour laws and HR practices across Africa, including experience managing complex HR situations in diverse cultural settings.
  • Experience working with an Employer of Record.
  • Excellent problem-solving and conflict-resolution skills, with the ability to navigate complex employee relations issues.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build effective relationships with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Ability to work autonomously and handle multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • High level of discretion and professionalism when working with sensitive and confidential information.
  • Fluency in English is required, and proficiency in other languages commonly used in Africa is a plus

How to apply

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