Job Title: Financial Accountant

Detailed Job Responsibilities

The financial Accountant will report to the Finance and Administration Manager and will be responsible for the following duties and responsibilities

  • Producing accurate useful and timely reports for budget holders
  • Coordinate the Association travel arrangements for staff and its visitors as required
  • Provide support during internal and external audits
  • Establish and implement procedures for project financial management, procurement, sub-contracts, and consultant contracts to ensure transparency and good business practices.
  • Provide strategic leadership to the UAERA team thorough policies, and procedure manuals.
  • Ensuring internal control mechanisms and budget management are observed for purposes of minimizing financial risk
  • Develop capacity of team performance and drive for excellence
  • Submit to head office financial and narrative reports as required in a timely manner
  • Ensure that 100% timesheets are filed on a monthly basis
  • Ensure that all staff have completed annual performance appraisals on time
  • Working hand in hand with Head of Finance, HR & administration in relation to technical aspects.
  • Assist in procurement for all equipment needed for the Secretariat.
  • Any other duties as may reasonably require by the E.D.
  • Innate problem-solver.
  • Time management
  • Analytical skills.
  • Exceptional leadership.
  • Adaptable communication.
  • Humble confidence.
  • Unwavering professionalism.
  • Self-management.
  • Bachelors’ degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration and a graduate of ACCA, CPA
  • 5 years’ experience in a busy organisation in the NGO sector
  • Knowledge of International reporting standards
  • Knowledge of computerized financial management and accounting systems (QuickBooks)
  • Good organizational and personal skills
  • Financial integrity
  • Problem solving and team player
How to Apply

Interested candidates should send your application letter, current curriculum vitae and photocopies of academic certificate to: . Deadline: 18 th August 2021 at 5:00pm.


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