6 Fresher Assistant Accountant NGO Job Positions – World Vision International

Job Title:    Assistant
Accountant (6 Fresher Job Positions)

Organisation: World Vision International

Reports to:  Programme Accountant

Duty Station:  Uganda

About US:

World Vision Uganda is a Christian Relief, Development and
Advocacy Non-Government Organization dedicated to working with children,
families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice. We currently work
in over 41 districts in Uganda. World Vision is committed to the protection of
children and we will not employ people whose background is not suitable for
working with children. All employment is conditioned upon the successful
completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record checks
where possible. “Our Vision for every child, Life in all its
fullness.  Our prayer for every Heart, the will to make it so.”

Job Summary:  The Assistant Accountant will assist in
providing financial technical support to the Project/Programme/cluster in
accordance with World Vision accounting policies and procedures and the
Acceptable International Financial Accounting standards.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

 Financial management

Allocate various expenses to cost center
accounts made on vouchers in compliance with WV Cost Allocation Methodologies

Prepare and file supporting documents for all
accounting transactions in compliance with WVU financial guidelines and manual

Initiate and prepare Mobile Money transactions
(using Voucher Interface) and submit to the cluster Program Accountant for
upload to Share point daily

Financial planning & budget management:

Assist in developing programme/AP/cluster
budgets in compliance with the programme / cluster/APs’ Plan

Financial reporting:

Prepare and participate in discussion of the
financial report with programme/AP team on 12th every month

Risk management:

Support the Programmes /cluster during the
internal and external auditing

Maintain completed/updated stores records and
items (stock cards, bin cards, good received notes, stores requisitions and
returns books, delivery notes and way bills in accordance with WVI/WVU policy

Capacity building:

Train and upgrade skills and knowledge of the
programme/cluster staff and partners on accounting policies and procedures.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

The ideal applicant for the World Vision Assistant
Accountant job must hold a university degree, with a major in

Partial professional qualification in A.C.C.A,
CPA, CA, CIA or CMA or equivalent.

Three years of relevant technical and business
work experience.

Extensive Computer knowledge in Microsoft Excel,
Vision Excel, Word, PowerPoint, SUN Accounting and Access is required.

Knowledge of project management and project

Must have proven knowledge of Generally Accepted
Accounting Principles and Internal Control Procedures.

Written and Oral Communication skills are
essential, and the incumbent must be a team builder, who is able to work
successfully in a multicultural environment.

The position is based at the cluster/project
office but may require ability and willingness to travel to communities.

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to submit
your application and complete Curriculum Vitae by applying online through
visiting World Vision International’s e-recruitment jobs portal at the web link


Deadline: 11th September 2020

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