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Finance Officer job at Doctors with Africa

Organization:

Doctors with Africa

About the Organization:

Founded in 1950, Doctors with Africa CUAMM is an Italian organization engaged in the health sector in Sub-Saharan Africa and it operates in 8 countries (Angola, Uganda, Tanzania, South Sudan, Central African Republic, Sierra Leone, Ethiopia and Mozambique), where it delivers health programmes and expertise to help bring health services closer to the neediest and suffering.

In partnership with Christian Blind Mission, CUAMM in Uganda is starting a new project in West Nile named: Inclusive emergency initiative to strengthen health services and hygiene practices in refugee and host communities in West Nile, Uganda.

The project, which is funded by the Italian Government has the following results areas; R1: Access to integrated health services and basic health practices have improved among refugees and host communities in Terego district; R2: Hygiene practices of refugees and host communities in Terego district are strengthened, with special attention to women and people with disabilities; R3: Referral services for the most vulnerable groups are strengthened and actors present have the capacity to implement inclusive humanitarian intervention.

Job Description

Working closely with project managers, the Area Admin/Finance Officer will oversee the administrative management of the ongoing projects in the area, ensuring compliance with administrative and procurement procedures, preparing financial reports and supervising the management and maintenance of accounting by local accountants.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure proper documentation of expenditures and financial transactions for reporting purposes oversee accounting

  • Monitor projects’ expenditure and support project managers in planning and drafting periodic financial reports

  • Manage cash and bank accounts dedicated to the projects

  • Support project managers in preparing quarterly funding requests

  • Supervise admin and logistics national staff

  • Ensure compliance with procurement procedures

  • Guarantee that projects activities are properly documented

  • Support project managers in the administrative management of local staff and take care of their contracts

Qualifications and Experience

  • Degree in Accounting, University Degree in Economics or equivalent title

  • Excellent knowledge of English

  • Excellent knowledge of Italian

  • Mastery in using accounting applications

  • Previous experience in admin/finance management of international cooperation projects in fragile countries and/or low resources settings

  • Adaptability to live and work in rural contexts

How to Apply

APPLICATION FOR THIS POSITION MUST BE DONE ONLINE:
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Deadline for Application

April 25, 2024

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