UN Finance Associate Jobs – United Nations Volunteers (UNV)

Job Title: Finance Associate

Organisation: United Nations Volunteers (UNV)

Duty Station:  Uganda


About US:

The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme contributes to peace and development through volunteerism worldwide. We work with partners to integrate qualified, highly motivated and well-supported UN Volunteers into development programming and promote the value and global recognition of volunteerism. UNV is administered by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and reports to the UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS Executive Board.


Job Summary:  Under the supervision of the UNCDF Programme Managers and in close coordination with the Programme Associate, the Finance Associate will support and provide a set of services to enhance the operations of the office.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Create a data base of all vendors with outstanding VAT returns, follow up with them to obtain
  • proof of VAT returns for all Tax invoices, Receipts, and proof of VAT filling.
  • Prepare VAT documentation 2018-2022 for submission to UNDP for VAT claim
  • Put in Place proper document Filing system for all UNCDF programmes for ease of access to information and for project closures and future audits.
  • Develop a consolidated Asset Register/Inventory list for UNCDF Country Office

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • 5 years of experience in financial management, accounting, or related areas, preferably in international settings.
  • Experience working with public accountancy firms and/or sound understanding of financial management and operations processes in the United Nations an advantage. Experience in handling statutory obligations like VAT.
  • English, Level: Fluent, Required
  • French, Level: Working knowledge, Desirable
  • Bachelor degree or equivalent in Finance, Accounting or related fields.
  • An internationally recognized professional accountancy designation, together with a diploma in the above-mentioned fields, will be deemed equivalent to a bachelor’s degree for this position.

Competencies and values

  • Exemplifying integrity
  • Demonstrating commitment to UNCDF and the UN system
  • Embracing diversity
  • Embracing change

Core Competencies:

  • Achieving Results
  • Being Accountable


How to Apply:

All interested applicants who wish to join United Nations Volunteers (UNV) in the aforementioned capacity are encouraged to click on the link below and follow the application instructions after reviewing the job details.


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Deadline: 29th June 2022


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