Great Uganda Jobs All Uganda Jobline Jobs in Uganda

To post a job, login or create an account |  Post a Job

Senior Finance Officer Subcontractor and Main Office Operations

Education Development Center (EDC)

This is a Full-time position in Kampala posted December 16, 2021.

Senior Finance Officer Subcontractor and Main Office Operations Jobs in Education Development Center (EDC) Kampala vacancies in Kampala at Education Develop

# Job Description

Position Description
• The Senior Finance Officer – Subcontractor and Main Operations will
provide overall financial management oversight and support to EDC
subcontractors and the Kampala Head Office.
• S/he will ensure that subcontractor reports and spending and Kampala Head
Office financial operations are in compliance with EDC, PEPFAR and USAID
policies, procedures and systems. This is a full-time position reporting to
the Finance Director and is based in Kampala, Uganda.

Primary Responsibilities
• Monitors subcontractor budgets and ensures that spending remains within
the approved EDC workplan, particularly in relation to PEPFAR targets; reviews
subcontractor backup documentation;
• Pays bills, issues and reconciles advances; processes wire transfers and
payments; prepares vouchers; reviews and certifies that all supporting
documentation is compliant with local tax laws, as well as USAID and EDC
policies.
• Records financial transactions in QuickBooks completely and correctly;
• Prepares monthly bank reconciliations;
• Works closely with the EDC Home Office to ensure reconciliation of monthly
expense reports and responds to any inquiries, as necessary;
• Supervises one Finance Officer and one Finance Assistant in the Kampala Head
Office.
• Reviews and prepares cash flow forecasts based on user unit and zonal office
inputs;
• Acts as backup, takes on the duties and provides assistance to any other
finance team member depending on the volume and complexity of work on hand as
requested by the Finance Director;
• Specifically takes on all payroll management functions in the absence of the
Finance Officer responsible for payroll;
• Any other duties consistent with the position as assigned by the Supervisor.

Qualifications
• The candidate for the position of Senior Finance Officer – Subcontractor
shall have at a minimum the following qualifications:
• Minimum of a master’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business
Administration, or any other related field.
• Minimum of 7 years of progressive, responsible positions in a large-scale,
international nonprofit environment with increasing responsibility in
accounting and/or financial management;
• Membership in a reputable Professional Accountancy body, ACCA, CIMA or CPA
would be an advantage;
• Extensive knowledge of and financial management experience with USAID funded
programs;
• Team building and capacity building skills;
• Team supervision and management;
• Excellent skills in Excel and Word;
• In-depth skills and knowledge of accounting software, especially QuickBooks;
• Expense tracking and reporting;
• Budget variance tracking and reporting;
• Experience conducting payroll accounting from start to finish;
• Experience with online banking and mobile money management;
• Experience with USAID VAT reporting;
• Effective oral and written communication skills in English;
• Team player;
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Work Hours: 8

Apply Online Now



URL:: Link to Apply

[ **Submit your CV and Application on Company Website : Click Here**
]https://jobs.smartrecruiters.com/EducationDevelopmentCenter/743999792872361-senior-
finance-officer-subcontractor-and-main-office-operations-kampala-uganda-icyd-
activity?trid=4b13eaa8-34a2-4b41-8498-6759126a30eb

**Closing Date** : 31st Dec. 2021

Senior Finance Officer Subcontractor and Main Office Operations Jobs in Education Development Center (EDC) Kampala vacancies in Kampala at Education Develop

Thanks for visiting UgandaJobs.Work

How to Apply