About IDinsight 

IDinsight helps leaders combat poverty worldwide by designing, deploying and promoting evidence-generating tools. We tailor the best methodologies to partner needs and constraints to fuse evidence with action. We serve governments, NGOs, foundations and social businesses across Africa and Asia in all major program areas including health, education, agriculture, livelihoods, finance, energy and governance.

Our approach rests on four pillars:

Our diverse, growing team of over 150 outstanding colleagues operate in nearly two dozen countries around the world.  Learn more at www.IDinsight.org.

Objectives of Role 

The Financial Planning and Analysis Lead is a newly created role that will expand our ability to support our organization with Budgeting, Forecasting, value added analysis and insightful financial reporting. This position will work with the CFO based in the US, the Finance Director, based in Nairobi, and other finance colleagues in New Delhi and Nairobi.


The FP&A Lead’s responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to:

Budgeting & Forecasting

Reporting & Analysis

Other Finance Activities

Career Development 

Career and skill development is a priority for all IDinsight employees. IDinsight’s entrepreneurial culture allows for the role to be tailored to individual passions, goals and preferences. IDinsight is also committed to facilitating work-life flexibility to maximize professional satisfaction and sustainability.


Candidates who fit the following criteria are strongly encouraged to apply:


Compensation will be competitive with comparable social sector roles, and commensurate with experience and track record.

Interview process

The process will consist of a first round interview, an exercise, a second-round phone interview, and a final in-person interview.

Preferred start date

As soon as possible.

To Apply 

Please apply online using this application form. You will be asked to submit a cover letter and resume to Cover letter should include an explanation of interest in the Financial Planning & Analysis Lead role and earliest possible start date. Please direct any questions to careers@IDinsight.org. IDinsight reviews applications on a regular basis. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. IDinsight is an equal opportunity employer.