Job Title: Finance Officer – 1 position (Full-time)

Job Purpose:
The Finance Officer will work under the supervision of the Finance and Administration Manager. He/she will provide technical finance and administrative support to the alliance programs and Secretariat.

Specific Responsibilities
The Finance Officer is expected to perform the following tasks:

  • Support the Finance and Administration Manager in managing and providing
    oversight to all financial operations of SRHR Alliance Uganda
  • Maintaining proper books of accounts and prepare Monthly, Quarterly and annual Financial reports
  • Providing the necessary support to external auditors during the audit exercise to ensure efficient and timely completion of project.
  • Providing support to the administrative and human resource functions in line with the Alliance policies
  • Ensuring that staff adheres to the Finance and Accounting procedures through a review of all requisitions before the payments are made.
  • Participate in the preparation of long term, annual, quarterly and monthly work plans and budgets in line with donors requirements.
  • Supporting resource mobilization of SRHR Alliance Uganda including supporting the development of funding proposals
  • Ensuring proper utilization of the organization resources in a manner that ensures effective implementation of planned activities.
  • Work closely with the project staff and provide the necessary guidance to ensure adherence to policies and donor requirements.
  • Assist in the compilation and submission of the quarterly financial reports to funding partners and the board. Support in responding and clarifying on any financial issues/queries that may arise out of any reports submitted.
  • Support in monitoring expenditure of the organization and ongoing projects to ensure funds are available and provide regular update to the Finance and Administration Manager.
  • Support in discharging and fulfilling all statutory requirements and obligations, review contract to ensure compliance with project documents, terms of reference and in line with SRHR Alliance Uganda policies.
  • Perform any other relevant duties assigned by the Finance and Administration Manager.

    Required Qualifications and Experience
    A University Degree majoring in Accounting and Finance or equivalent from a recognized University, possession of relevant professional qualification like ACCA, or CPA and at least 3 years of experience in financial management in a recognized institution. Experience of working with an NGO is a Must.

Required Skills and Competencies

  • At least 3 years experience managing donor funds
  • Good knowledge and appreciation of financial policies and regulations applicable to non-government organizations
  • Computer proficiency especially in the use of accounting software
  • Good working knowledge of finance and administration
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Team-oriented and capable of managing multiple tasks and ability to meet deadlines efficiently

Terms of Employment

  • SRHR Alliance Uganda offers a nationally attractive salary depending on the qualification and experience

  • Duration of appointment: 1 year with a possibility of extension contingent upon performance and availability of funding
  • The position is based in Kampala, with limited upcountry travel

Application Procedures;

Interested Individuals may submit their application by email to the address provided below.

The application should include;

  • 1 page cover letter
  • 2 page CV
  • The application should be sent in soft copy to email: srhr@srhrallianceug.org
  • Clearly labelled application for the position of: “Finance Officer”

Submission should be addressed to:

National Coordinator,
SRHR Alliance Uganda
Submission deadline: 18th December 2019 before 5: 00pm

About us

We have a bold approach: graduating healthy, educated, empowered and employed young adults from our program so they can achieve the goal of breaking the cycle of poverty.

Our Mission

As a child focused ministry, Arise Children’s Fund exists to change underlying factors that prevent children from fully experiencing these rights.

Get in touch

  • Kampala, Uganda
  • (+256) 000000000
  • info@http://arisechildrensfund.org