Finance Officer Job Placement – The Jane Goodall Institute (JGI)

Job Title:          Finance Officer
Organization:  The Jane Goodall Institute (JGI)
Supervisor Manager: Finance
Duty Station:  Lubowa,
About US:
The Jane Goodall Institute (JGI)
is an international NGO working to ensure long term conservation and protection
of chimpanzees and their forest habitats though empowering and enhancing the
national and local institutions (government agencies, local government and
local communities) to be effective custodians of the endangered ape.

JOB SUMMARY: To manage daily recording for financial transactions,
checking of back up documentation and complete cash reconciliations.
Key Duties and
Make daily entries in Navision, ensuring
accurate GLs and budget codes are included.
Check for complete and accurate back up of
financial documentation
Submit complete ledgers and reconciliations for
Bank and cash accounts
Handle all payments pertaining to statutory
staff obligations, i.e. NSSF and URA
Complete Travel advance reconciliations
Process Mobile Money payments and Via Banking
Check vendors and supplier invoices for accuracy
before payment is done.
Conduct weekly cash counts with the Finance

Skills and Experience:
Experience: Number of years and nature/type of previous work experience
required to perform this job    
Three (3) to five (5) years in an NGO
Educational Requirements: The minimum education level required to
perform this job
Bachelor’s degree in Accounts or Finance with
ACCA or CPA level 1
Additional Skills: In addition to the experience and educational
requirements listed above
Analytical skills
and organization
Communication skills
How to Apply:
All applications and detailed CVs
and copies of relevant professional certificates should be addressed to The
Executive Director and sent by mail only: Please
include all documents in one attachment and indicate the position in the
subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Deadline: 13th
November 2019
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