Fresher Assistant Accountant NGO Jobs – Amref Health Africa


Job Title:    Assistant Accountant
(Fresher Jobs)

Organization:  Amref
Health Africa

Duty Station:  Uganda

Reports to: Program


About US:

Amref Health Africa
is an international African organization founded in Kenya in 1957. Our
Headquarters are in Nairobi with major programmes in Ethiopia, Kenya, South
Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda, and two regional hubs in Southern and Western
Africa based in South Africa and Senegal Respectively. Working with and through
African communities, health systems and governments, Amref Health Africa aims
to close the gap that prevents people from accessing their basic right to
health. Amref Health Africa is committed to improving the health of people in
Africa by partnering with and empowering communities. Our Vision is Lasting
Health Change in Africa.


Job Summary:  Amref Health Africa in Uganda is recruiting an
Assistant Account whose main duties will be to provide management accounting
and financial support to designated projects in line with AMREF’s financial
policies and procedures and donor grant management.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

Financial Reporting

in preparation of the Financial Reports for Donors and Management

in preparation of the Financial Reports for Management

in preparation of call down requests as specified in the respective grant
agreements and other internal financial reports.

Budgeting and
monitoring of Budgets

in the development of Proposal Budgets and annual Budgets in liaison with the
project Managers

in the preparation of Annual Operational Budgets and work plans for the
Programme in liaison with Managers

of monthly income and expenditure statements with project Managers to monitor
the budget performances

Financial Audits

in internal audits as scheduled and in external audits by providing auditors
with accounting documents as requested and providing explanations for audit

Processing of

and coding of expenditure (claims, imprests, surrenders, field office returns
and purchase requisitions) and internal recoveries in accordance with approved
work plans and budgets

Input of
Financial Data into the Sun-Systems and reconciling relevant accounts in the
ledger by passing relevant adjusting journals

Review of financial

the financial documents for completeness, reasonableness and accuracy in line
with budgets and organizational policies i.e. claims, imprests, surrenders,


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

applicant must hold a degree in a business related field;

Accounting professional qualification.

At least
two years of related work experience

Analytical skills

Communication skills

Quality work

in meeting deadlines



How to Apply:

All candidates
should send an updated CV including three work related referees and cover
letter addressed to the Human Resources Business Partner, Amref Health Africa
in Uganda to Emails should not exceed 2MB.


NB: Only
short-listed candidates will be contacted. Amref Health Africa is committed to
the principles of safeguarding at the workplace and does not tolerate any form
of abuse, discrimination or harassment.


Deadline: 11th December 2020


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