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Friday, June 7, 2019

Finance Officer Job at Center for Domestic Violence Prevention ( CEDOVIP ) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Finance Officer [ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at: Center for Domestic Violence Prevention (CEDOVIP)

Deadline of this Job:
14th June 2019
Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, June 06, 2019 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed
Center for Domestic Violence Prevention (CEDOVIP) through support from UN Women, the Government of Sweden and the EU-UN Spotlight Initiative to Eliminate Violence Against Women and Girls is seeking to recruit competent and committed individuals to fill the following vacant positions and consultancy services:
Post: Finance Officer
CEDOVIP is looking for a Finance Officer to take charge of administering accounting operations
to meet legal requirements. The officer should be familiar with audits, invoices and budget
preparations. Our ideal candidate demonstrates interest in managing accounting activities,
including bank reconciliations, accounts payable and accounts receivable. S/he should also have excellent organizational skills and be able to handle time-sensitive tasks and will ultimately be responsible for the day-to-day management of our financial transactions and procedures..

• Keep accurate records for all daily transactions
• Prepare balance sheets
• Process invoices
• Record accounts payable and accounts receivable
• Update internal systems with financial data
• Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports
• Reconcile bank statements
• Participate in financial audits
• Track bank deposits and payments
• Assist with budget preparation
• Review and implement financial policies

• Proven work experience as a Finance Officer or similar role for at least 4 years
• Solid knowledge of financial and accounting procedures
• Experience using financial software
• Advanced Quick Books skills
• Knowledge of financial regulations
• Excellent analytical and numerical skills
• Sharp time management skills
• Strong ethics, with an ability to manage confidential data
• BSc degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics
• Professional qualification as a CPA is considered a plus

Job Education Requirements: Bachelor Degree

Job Experience Requirements: 4 years

Job Skills: Not Specified

Job application procedure
Application Procedure: Interested candidates should prepare: a) A thoughtful cover letter; b) A
CV only; please do not attach copies of certificates at this stage. c) A one-page write-up on the
topic: “strengthening the financial function of a vibrant women’s rights organization” for
position 1 and 2. For position 3, “why the Officer considers her/himself the most suitable for
the assignment”.
Submissions should be delivered in hard copy to Plot 16 Tufnell drive, Kamwokya, Kampala, or
by email to: with subject line Finance officer and Admin, or The Program
Manager by 5:00pm on 14th June, 2019. No phone calls or any type of lobbying will be
entertained. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be
contacted by 21stJune 2019

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