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Friday, April 6, 2018

Finance Manager Job at John Snow, Inc ( JSI ) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Finance Manager

Jobs at:
John Snow, Inc ( JSI )

Deadline of this Job:
20th April 2018

Duty Station:

Job details:
John Snow, Inc ( JSI ), a leader in the field of international public health, is currently recruiting for a Contracts & Procurements Manager, Finance Manager, Human Resources & Administration Manager, Grants Manager and Senior Health Systems Strengthening Advisor position is for the Regional Health integration to Enhance Services-North, Lango (RHITES-N, Lango) Project, funded by the USAID. RHITES-N, Lango will improve the use of integrated health services in Northern Uganda’s Lango region and strengthen the health system to sustain gains made by earlier projects.

RHITES-N, Lango will contribute to improving key population based national health indicators; build the capacity of the Ugandan government to carry out a sustainable and locally driven response to the HIV epidemic, while also improving TB, malaria, nutrition, MNCH+A, and WASH outcomes. JSI will work with Ugandan stakeholders to design and implement health system strengthening strategies to scale up high-impact, evidence-based interventions at the national, sub-regional, district, and community levels. Interventions will include VMMC, virtual elimination of mother—to-child transmission of HIV, antiretroviral therapy, and condom education and distribution. .JSI will focus where the greatest impact can be realized, with a priority on hard-to-reach and high-HIV-prevalence locations.

RHITES-N, Lango is a five-year contract. The JSI team includes Amref Health Africa, Africa CUAMM, Another Option, and Medical Concierge Group.

Post: Finance Manager

The Finance Manager is a full-time position and will be based in Lira, Uganda. S/he will monitor the JSI financial accounts and systems for the project. The Finance Manager will be responsible for the accounting system and bank accounts, budget tracking and expenditure projections, expense monitoring and financial reporting tor the contract. S/he will develop a comprehensive financial disbursement system based on established mobile money and other electronic payment platforms, to limit cash transactions and reduce the risk of fraud. S/he will ensure cost-effectiveness, efficiency and accountability throughout the lite of the project. S/he supervises the Accountant and any other Finance/Accounts staff; S/he report to the Director of Finance & Administration.

  • Minimum Bachelors, Preferred Advanced degree in a finance, accounting, public administration or business-related field
  • CPA is an added advantage
  • At least 7 years of relevant experience in Finance/Accounting with a USAID project, 5 of which must have been at managerial level,
Job application procedure
Interested candidates should send CVs to