Several Senior Finance Officer NGO Job Placements – African Initiatives for Relief and Development (AIRD)

Organisation: African
Initiatives for Relief and Development (AIRD)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
About US:
African Initiatives for Relief
and Development (AIRD) is a non-governmental, non-political, non-religious and
non-profit international organization whose objective is to provide operational
support but not limited to: supply chain, logistics, construction,
infrastructure, environment, livelihoods and WASH in partnership with relief
and development organizations which primarily focus on disaster-affected and
development-orientation areas.
Job Summary: The Senior
Finance Officer is responsible for coordinating activities of financial
management of the project office. The incumbent will be tasked with the implementation
of AIRD Uganda Programme Financial policies and procedures work with Department
Heads/sub office managers to undertake financial activities and prepare
periodic financial reports of the respective areas. Assist the Finance and
Administrative Manager in reviewing and updating the policies and procedures
based on the needs generated from the field offices or donor requirements.



Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    applicant for the AIRD Senior Finance Officer job should hold a Masters
    Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • A
    recognized professional designation in Accounting or Internal Auditing
    (ACCA,CPA) is an added advantage
  • At
    least five years’ experience in similar position for masters and 7 years
    experience for degree holders
  • Comprehensive
    and current knowledge of legislation applicable to INGO’s
  • Good
    understanding of accounting principles and financial statements
  • Advanced
    computer skills in Accounting software with specialty in quick books and
    MS Excel and office MS packages
  • Strong
    interpersonal and communication skills.
  • High
    level of honesty and Integrity
  • Attention
    to detail and accuracy
  • Ability
    to work under pressure with minimum supervision.
  • Willingness
    to work in any part of the country
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and
interested candidates are encouraged to send their typed application letters stating
their qualification and experience together with motivation letters, academic
documents with an updated C.V and submit their application in person to the
following address:
African Initiatives for Relief
and Development (AIRD) Uganda Program,
Plot 1, Ntinda Martyrs way,
Kampala. Tel: 0414664369, 0393215498 AIRD/UNHCR Kampala or Sub Offices
(Mbarara, Hoima, Arua, Adjumani).
Note: Please indicate the
position you are applying for on top of the application envelope.  Applications can be delivered at the
reception during working hours from Monday – Thursday (8:50 am to 5:30pm) and
Friday (8:50 am to 2:00 pm).
Deadline: 23rd January 2018
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