Fresher Finance Officer NGO Job Opportunities – Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)

Job Title:     Finance Officer
Organisation: Norwegian
Refugee Council (NRC)
Duty Station: 
About Us:
The Norwegian Refugee Council
(NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization with 60 years of
experience in helping to create a safer and more dignified life for refugees
and internally displaced people. NRC advocates for the rights of displaced
populations and offers assistance within the shelter, education, emergency food
security, legal assistance, and water, sanitation and hygiene sectors.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • The
    Finance Officer will implement financial systems and procedures according
    to Financial Handbook and other NRC policies at office level
  • Prepare
    bank accounts and cashbox reconciliations
  • Verify
    that vouchers and supporting documents meet NRC standards before payment
  • Ensure
    timely payment of staff salaries, contractors, suppliers and other
  • Ensure
    sufficient cash in the bank and in the cash boxes
  • Prepare
    monthly financial reports and send all relevant documents to country
  • Ensure
    filing of all financial documents according to NRC standards
  • Train
    and develop financial staff
  • Support
    project staff in financial matters

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The
    applicant for the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Finance Officer job
    should hold a Bachelor’s degree in commerce (Finance Option), Accounting,
    Economics or any related field;
  • Professional
    accounting qualification will be an added advantage
  • Experience
    from working as a Finance Officer in a humanitarian/recovery context
  • Previous
    experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
  • Documented
    results related to the position’s responsibilities
  • Knowledge
    about own skills/profile
  • Knowledge
    of auditing will be an added advantage
  • Planning
    and delivering results
  • Empowering
    and building trust
  • Analytical
    and particular to detail
How to Apply:
All interested and qualified
Ugandan candidates who wish to join one of the world’s leading relief
organisations, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) should apply by visiting the web
link below.
Deadline: 13th February 2018
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