Fresher Project Accountant Career Jobs - Youth Alive Uganda

Job Title:       Project Accountant
Organisation: Youth Alive Uganda
Project Name: USAID Regional Health Integration to Enhance Health Services in East Central Uganda Project (USAID/Uganda RHITES-EC) Project
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Report to: Finance Manager

About US:
Youth Alive Uganda was started by a group of youth under the guidance of Sr. Dr. Miriam Duggan in Kamwokya, a Kampala suburb which was severely affected by a diversity of social and health problems, chief among them HIV&AIDS. The group realized that the most infected and affected were youth; mainly adolescents and young adults. In response, a youth friendly HIV prevention strategy was designed resulting in the foundation of Youth Alive Uganda, Starting as a peer support group. As more groups were established, the first one became the Secretariat on 1 July 1993 and fully registered as an NGO in 1995. Youth Alive Uganda has since then spread to 17 other African countries and still continues to spread.

About USAID RHITES-EC Project:
Youth Alive is a consortium partner in implementing the USAID Regional Health Integration to Enhance Health Services in East Central Uganda Project (USAID/Uganda RHITES-EC) whose aim is to support the implementation of a comprehensive integrated investment in regional  health, nutritional assistance and HIV/AIDS programs. The five-year project targets 11 districts in East Central Uganda with an estimated total population of 4.1 million through a district-based integrated package of quality health, nutrition, HIV / AIDS and child development services.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·         The Project Accountant will prepare and input aggregations of weekly expenditures
·         Prepare and submit periodic project budgets
·         Prepare source documents and file project accountabilities
·         Prepare and submit monthly project financial reports
·         Prepare project financial analysis reports
·         Maintain the workflow management system
·         Support the home office and field team to organize meetings, trainings and travels

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·         The applicants for the USAID RHITES-EC Project Accountant job placement must hold a Bachelors of Commerce/Business (Finance) or its equivalent
·         A minimum of two years of related work experience
·         Acquired some level of professional certification-ACCA, CPA or financial management
·         Proficiency and experience using the QuickBooks Accounting package is an added advantage

How to Apply:  
All interested candidates should send their applications either by hand delivery to the office of the Executive Director: Plot 148B, Old Kira Road, Kamwokya, Kampala OR via email to

Deadline: 4th November, 2016

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