Entry Level Accountant Job Opportunities – Save the Children International

Job Title:          Accountant
Organisation: Save
the Children International
Duty Station: 
Kampala, 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 Accountant (4 Months Contract) will
provide support to the field office through managing the payments to suppliers,
staff advances and liquidation, petty cash management and budget control
support to budget holders. In the event of a major humanitarian emergency, the
role holder will be expected to work outside the normal role profile and be
able to vary working hours accordingly.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The candidate for the Save the Children
    International Accountant job placement should possess a background in
  • One year of experience as a practicing
  • Strong analytical skills and strategic
    planning abilities.
  • Ability to establish and maintain
    conducive professional relations and perform effectively as a member of a
  • Willingness to travel and work in
    hard-to-reach areas, occasionally under strenuous conditions.
  • Computer literacy and excellent
    documentation skills are a must.
  • Audit experience and knowledge of tax
    regulation is desirable.
  • Availability and willingness to work
    extra hours during times of humanitarian responses.
  • Highly developed cultural awareness and
    ability to work well in an international environment with people from
    diverse backgrounds and cultures
  • Ability to intervene with crisis
    management or troubleshooting as necessary.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified
candidates are encouraged to apply online by clicking on the title link below.
Deadline: 6th November 2019
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