The High Atlas Foundation, based in Marrakech, is seeking a Chief Financial and Administrative Officer (CFO/CAO) to join our staff. The chosen candidate will be responsible for taking a leadership role in financial decision-making that affects our organization, and will provide strategic financial input to senior management and the Board of Directors.

Basic Function: The chief financial/administrative officer position is accountable for the administrative, financial, and risk management operations of the organization, to include the development of a financial and operational strategy and the ongoing development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve the organization’s assets and report accurate financial results.



BA/BS in Accounting, Finance or Business Management with an emphasis in Accounting required. Certified Accountant preferred.


Technical Skills and Prior Experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years prior experience in the accounting/financial reporting areas. Experience working with non-profit organizations or on development projects is a plus.
  • Must be PC and Quickbooks proficient;
  • Experience with automated accounting systems.
  • Must have strong experience with Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills both in French and English is required. Fluency in Arabic a plus.
  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills required.
  • Ability to multi-task, work under pressure, meet deadlines and be able to thrive in a fast-paced work environment.

Proposed Salary:

Competitive salary rate, includes CNSS health insurance; taxes are the responsibility of the contractor.


To Apply:


Please send a resume or CV and a detailed letter of interest to: Fatima Zahra Laaribi at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..   The deadline to submit an application is January 12, 2018.  Successful candidates will be contacted by January 19 for an interview.


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