Field Finance Manager Employment Opportunity – Save the Children International

Finance Manager
Organisation: Save
the Children International
Duty Station:  Uganda
About US:
Save the Children is
the world’s leading independent organization for children and has program
presence in over 120 countries in the world and has been implementing programs
for over 90 years. Save the Children envisions a Uganda in which every child
attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. Our
mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and
to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. We strive to create
impact for children by delivering our Programmes through partnerships, by being
innovative, by acting as the voice for and of children, and by achieving
results at scale. 
Job Summary:  The Field Finance Manager will be responsible
for the overall accounting and book keeping functions of the regional office.
In addition, the position will be responsible for efficient and effective
management of SC cash flows, updating and reconciling the accounting ledgers,
managing the end of period procedures, and ensuring the generation of accurate
and timely monthly financial reports to Country office. The position is also
responsible for technical supervision of the office Accountant.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicants for the Save the Children Field Finance Manager job
    placement must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce, Accounting or
    Business Administration from a recognised university.
  • MUST be a member of an Accounting professional body with
    qualifications such as ACCA, CPA, CIMA, ICSA etc.
  • Five years of relevant progressive working experience working with
    International NGOs in a humanitarian and development setting, of which 3
    years should be at finance management level.
  • Strong accounting skills and experience, including management of the
    general ledger, journal entries, payroll, payables and balance sheet
  • Strong background in external donor reporting for an international
    NGO and experience working with major donors like USAID, SIDA, EU, KOICA,
    NORAD, DANIDA, Master Card Foundation, UN etc.
  • Good financial management skills with knowledge of computer
    Accounting Packages and good understanding of Government budgets and tax
  • Proven ability to work with a team under minimal supervision and
    being able to prioritize work and meet tight deadlines.
  • Planning, organizing and negotiation skills
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by clicking on the title
link below.
Deadline: 20th August 2018
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