No Experience Finance Officer NGO Jobs – Oxfam

Job Title:         Finance Officer
Organization: Oxfam
Duty Station: Uganda
About US:
Oxfam is an international confederation of 17 affiliates networked
together in more than 90 countries committed to ridding the world of poverty
and injustice. To achieve this, we support local projects in developing
countries, we lobby governments and companies to take into account the
interests of the poorest people and we campaign to involve citizens in our work.
We implement our programs by working with local NGO partners and civil society
organizations and engaging with private sector and governments. Oxfam employs
over 6,000 people worldwide in more than 90 countries. In Uganda, our program
is anchored on three broad themes deliberately focused on Women’s Rights:
Resilient Livelihoods, Governance and Accountability and Humanitarian
Preparedness and Response.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
The Finance Officer shall be responsible for
preparation of monthly project financial reports for submission to head office;
Tasked with managing the project funds at the
sub-office including processing payments via petty cash and submission of
approved payment requests to the Finance and Operations Manager;
Undertake budget tracking, monitoring
expenditure, expenditure forecasting and reporting timely;
Ensure donor and Government compliance aspects
are met in financial recording and reporting;
Tasked with the consolidation of partner
financial reports for use by the donor accountant in preparation of donor
financial reports;
Ensure that Oxfam financial management and
controls in relation to the project are in place and being followed by the
team; interface with HR and Logistics on various elements of financial systems
and processes related to the project activities and, support partner finance
teams in preparation of project related budgets and reworking of budgets in
keeping with changes in project plans.

Qualifications, Skills and
The ideal candidate for the Oxfam Finance Officer job placement
must hold a Bachelor’s degree in any relevant field
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their
applications in writing, including a cover letter and curriculum vitae (Not
exceeding 2MB) to the Human Resource Manager at
Please clearly indicate the position name in the email subject line.
Deadline: 17th
November 2017
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