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Saturday, February 9, 2019

Finance Director Job at ActionAid - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Finance Director 

Jobs at:

Deadline of this Job:
Friday 22nd February 2019  

Duty Station:
Kampala , Uganda , East Africa , 256 

Date Posted: 8th February 2019 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time , Currency: Ush

ActionAid is an international Development Agency working in over 50 countries in Africa Asia l atin America and the Caribbean. ActionAid Uganda’s mission is to achieve social Justice, gentler equality, and poverty eradication by working with people living in extreme poverty and exclusion, their communities, people’s organisations, activists, social movements and their supporters.
We’re now seeking to recruit suitably qualified, self-driven, result oriented, dynamic and competent persons willing to share with our Vision and the aspirations of our 5th Strategy to join the team in the following roles:
Post: Finance Director
Reports: Country Director
RESPONSIBLE FOR: Finance Manager, Finance & Grants Coordinator
JOB ROLE: To provide strategic leadership in financial management in line with AAU and AAl strategies, policies, procedures, statutory laws and international financial standards.
Person Specifications:
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce, or Business Administration (Accounting) or any other relevant qualification; Must be a member to a professional Accounting body (ACCA, CPA, AGA, ClMA etc.); A Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA), Finance and Accounting is an added advantage
Experience: At least 8-10 years of sound technical knowledge and work experience in a reputable organisation; Experience of no less than Five (5) years in a Senior Management Position; Experience of working in non-governmental Organizations is an advantage; Practical experience in using computerized financial accounting packages
NOTE: Follow the link for the detailed Job Descriptions

Job application procedure
Applications (Cover letter, CV, and certiļ¬ed academic documents) should be hand delivered or sent by email to  clearly addressed to The Director Human Resource/Organizational Effectiveness, ActionAid Uganda, Plot number 2514/2515 Ggaba Road, P.0 Box 676 Kampala, by Friday 22nd February 2019 Due to large number of applications, we will respond to ONLY shortlisted candidates for interviews.
Whilst all applications will be assessed strictly on their individual merits, qualified WOMEN are especially encouraged to apply. ActionAid international is an Equal Opportunity Employer.