2 Finance and Administration Officer NGO Job Opportunities – Food for the Hungry (FH/U)

Job Title:  Finance and Administration Officer (2 Job Opportunities)

Organisation: Food for the Hungry (FH/U)

Duty Station: Lamwo and Kitgum, Uganda

Reports to: Regional Finance Officer-North


About US:

Food for the Hungry (FH/U) is a Christian international relief and development organization that has been working in Uganda since 1989. FH is currently operating programs in Asia, Latin America and Africa with support offices in the UK, Canada, Switzerland, Sweden, United States of America and Japan. FH’s primary goal is to end all forms of poverty World-wide. In Uganda, FH is operational in the Districts of Adjumani, Kitgum, Lamwo, Kole, Kween, Mbale, Namutumba and Amudat Districts implementing programs in four main sectors of Education; Food Security and Livelihoods; Health/Nutrition and Disaster Risk Reduction; with the Head office located in Kampala.


Job Summary: Under the supervision of the Regional Finance Officer, the Finance & Admin Officer will be responsible for the day-to-day running of the Area Program finance operations including preparing periodic financial reports, reconcile accounting information, review major payments and invoices for consistence with organizational procedures and established accounting formats, support project level procurement and performs administrative duties of the cluster. Additionally, this position supervises the Cashier/ Stores, Guards, Office Attendants, Driver at Cluster/Field level


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Cash Management;
  • Finance Management.
  • Staff supervision and Administration;
  • Internal control, Fixed asset and Inventory management
  • Safety and compliance

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The ideal applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and accounting or related discipline from a recognized university or institution
  • Having completed ACCA/CPA level II is added advantage / pursuing professional qualifications
  • At least three years of extensive experience in financial management and co-ordination preferably within an international NGO environment
  • Having an auditing background is an added advantage.


How to Apply:

All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by Clearly stating the position applied for in the Subject line and submitting only electronic copies in one pdf file not more than 25MB of an application letter, a detailed CV, contact telephone numbers, copies of relevant testimonials/certificates, names/contact details of three referees, addressed to:


The Human Resources Manager, Food for the Hungry Uganda Email: recruitment-fhuganda@fh.org


Note: All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and may be subject to appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks.


Deadline: Friday 25th November 2022 at 4:30pm


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