Finance Officer NGO Jobs – DanChurchAid (DCA)

Job Title:     Finance Officer

Organisation: DanChurchAid

Duty Station: 

Reports to: Finance
and Support Manager

About US:

DanChurchAid (DCA)
is a faith-based, non-missionary relief and development organization based in
Copenhagen, Denmark and founded in 1922. DCA has supported development and
humanitarian programs in Uganda for over 35 years, working in partnership with
local partners. DCA is a member of the ACT Alliance. Our key competencies in
Uganda are livelihoods and food security, humanitarian response, and civil
society development.

Job Summary:   The Finance Officer will support the newly
initiated project in West Nile region that aims to develop and manage disaster
preparedness and response activities to reduce the impact of sudden epidemics,
refugee influx or natural disasters and secure a quick and efficient local
first response. The project will support first responders such as Local and
District Disaster Management Committees, local NGOs and other local resources
in Arua and Lamwo which are the key areas of implementation. Under the
supervision of the Finance and Support Manager based in Yumbe, the Finance
Officer will contribute to the efficient and effective financial and
administrative management of the office in Arua and its outlet offices with a
particular responsibility for the financial management of the project.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

for budgeting, financial quality assurance and monitoring and reporting of
expenditures of projects.

that monthly account reconciliations are timely prepared.

monthly updates, with brief analysis, on project budgets.

the Programme Officers and Project Managers in developing budgets for

in ensuring all office financial tasks (project and office budget/operations)
are completed/ accurately managed in agreement with the line supervisor.

that the Financial Manual rules and guidelines are followed.

in training and building capacity of staff and local implementing partners in
basic DCA and donor accounting standards. 

updated on special donor financial requirements

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

ideal candidate for the DanChurchAid (DCA) Finance Officer job placement must
hold a Bachelor’s degree in B’COM (Accounting) or BBA (Accounting) and
preferably with a CPA/ACCA accreditation

Five years
of experience working in a similar role with an INGO

capacity to prioritize tasks, plan and organize your own efforts to meet
objectives and deadlines.

interpersonal and communication skills, and experience in working with a
partner based approach.

to detail with strong analytical skills

experience of working in Humanitarian sector is added advantage

How to Apply:

All suitably
qualified and interested candidates who wish to join the DanChurchAid (DCA) in
the aforementioned capacity should apply online at the link below.


Deadline: 18th August 2019

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