Finance and Administration Officer US NGO Jobs – American Refugee Committee (ARC) International

Job Title:          Finance and Administration
Organization: American
Refugee Committee (ARC) International
Duty Station: 
Reports to: Protection
Manager / Team Leader
About US:
The American Refugee Committee
(ARC) International is an International nonprofit, nonsectarian organization
that provides humanitarian assistance and training to millions of beneficiaries
around the world.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • The
    Finance and Administration Officer will verify all payments and PRFs for proper
    fund, donor and account coding, budget availability, accuracy and completeness
  • Petty cash management including preparation of
    cash vouchers for reimbursement of small payments, making payments to
    recipients, preparing summaries for replenishment of the petty cash fund
    assessing, verifying and processing payments
  • Tasked with preparing check payment vouchers
    for all approved check payments to recipients
  • Managing all aspects of day to day operations
    of finance department in Palabek office
  • Assist in the implementation of Finance
    policies, procedures and systems
  • Ensure compliance with ARC and donors procedures and guidelines.
  • Review expenditure worksheets for accuracy and
  • Ensures that all Palabek office finance records
    are filed and labeled in a logical, orderly and neat manner, so as to
    provide for security of
    documentation, ease of accessibility, and the preservation of records
  • Contributes significantly to the ongoing
    process of continuous improvement of the financial management system and
    the internal control
  • Maintain an up-to-date leave register for Palabek Field office, while providing
    regular updates to staff about leave days and leave plans as per the HR
    leave policy.
  • Prepare a monthly leave report and send it to
    the HR-Kampala at the end of month for reconciliation.
  • Receive, review and register all staff timesheets, ensuring they
    are correctly filled at the end of each month before sending to Kampala.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the American Refugee Committee (ARC)
    International Finance and Administration Officer job placement should
    preferably hold a Bachelor’s degree in business, finance or
    accounting or any other related field
  • Three years’ experience working experience as an accountant
    in a busy organization
  • Computer Skills in Microsoft office (Word,
  • Proven organizational skills and multitask
    under tight deadlines.
  • Strong analytical, written and verbal skills.
  • High level of integrity and confidentiality.
  • Self-driven and proactive.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal
  • Keen attention to detail.
How to Apply:
All qualified and interested
candidates should send a one-page cover letter, updated CV (maximum four pages)
and names, title and contacts of three professional referees, to include most
current employer/supervisor – via email to with the
POSITION applied for clearly indicated in the subject line.
Only applications received through the stated email address will be considered.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Deadline: 12th January, 2018 by 17:00 hrs

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