3 Compliance Officer Job Opportunities – World Vision International

Organisation: World
Vision International
Reports to: 
Regional Finance Officer
Duty Station: 
About US:
World Vision Uganda is a
Christian Relief, Development and Advocacy Non-Government Organization
dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome
poverty and injustice. We currently work in over 41 districts in Uganda. World
Vision is committed to the protection of children and we will not employ people
whose background is not suitable for working with children. All employment is
conditioned upon the successful completion of all applicable background checks,
including criminal record checks where possible. “Our Vision for every child,
Life in all its fullness. Our prayer for every Heart, the will to make it so.”
Job Summary:    The Compliance Officer will make sure World
Vision program offices are conducting its business in full compliance with
World Vision partnership standard, donor, local statutory requirements. The
compliance officer responsible for developing compliance programs, conducting a
review and advising management on possible risks.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Compliance to donor and organization
    policies & procedures
    develop and implement an effective risk, control and compliance system
  • Risk management: Perform the critical function of
    independent financial verification on wide range of field activities
    including but not limited to various meetings, trainings, distribution of
    supplies, constructions, community investments, WVU Assets among others.
  • Assets and inventory management: Performs Quarterly verification of
    assets and inventory lists for completeness and existence following the
    Organization’s inventory management policy

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the World Vision
    Compliance Officer job placement should preferably hold a university
    degree, with a major in Accounting/Finance/Auditing
  • Partial professional qualification in
    ACCA, CPA, CA, CIA or CMA or equivalent.
  • Three years of post qualification
  • Three years of relevant technical and
    business work experience.
  • Excellent understanding of Uganda Tax
    and Statutory requirements.
  • Extensive Computer knowledge in
    Microsoft Excel, Vision Excel, Word, PowerPoint, SUN Accounting and Access
    is required.
  • Knowledge of various Donor rules and
    regulations, systems and procedures and local government financial
  • Experience with managing other major
    international donor funds and working with an international
    non-profit/non-governmental organization (NGO) preferred
  • Written and Oral Communication skills
    are essential, and the incumbent must be a team builder, who is able to
    work successfully in a multicultural environment.
  • Experience of working in the field
  • Knowledge of project management and
    project cycles
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified
candidates are encouraged to apply online by visiting World Vision International’s
e-recruitment jobs portal at the web link below.
Please follow instructions on
How to Create Account and Profile at World Vision’s e-recruitment portal. 
Qualified female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.
Deadline: 15th October 2019
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