Accountant (1)

General Summary

The Accountant will be responsible for all finance and operational processes of the PROVE Project.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure timely submission of monthly and quarterly financial reports and field expenses
  • Manage projects account payable account and ensure that all paid invoices have supporting documentation, including price quotes per IDI’s procedures for procurement
  • Develop and implement accounting systems for management of cash advances
  •  Work with grants in management of project budget, burn rate, pipeline monitoring financial projections and project cash flow management.
  • Manage and track project assets as guided IDI asset management policy
  • Support coordination of project financial performance reviews/audits.

Person Specification

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Strong knowledge of generally accepted accounting practices, financial reporting standards, financial management processes and procedures
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare deliverables, including Monthly, Quarterly &Annual Progress, and Financial Reports, Budgets.
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills and ability to solve complex problems
  • Excellent oral and communication skills and therefore ability to prepare clear concise financial and procurement-related reports
  • And any other duties as may reasonably be assigned from time to time.

 

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant business, finance, or international development field
  • Professional qualification is an added advantage
  • Minimum of 5 years in similar financial, compliance, and operational role supporting international donor projects
  • Experience in managing the budgeting and financial reporting requirements.

 


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APG - X002

Kampala
Full-time


Senior Accountant



APG - X002
Kampala
Full-time

Senior Accountant


General Summary

The Accountant will be responsible for all finance and operational processes of the PROVE Project.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure timely submission of monthly and quarterly financial reports and field expenses
  • Manage projects account payable account and ensure that all paid invoices have supporting documentation, including price quotes per IDI’s procedures for procurement
  • Develop and implement accounting systems for management of cash advances
  •  Work with grants in management of project budget, burn rate, pipeline monitoring financial projections and project cash flow management.
  • Manage and track project assets as guided IDI asset management policy
  • Support coordination of project financial performance reviews/audits.

Person Specification

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Strong knowledge of generally accepted accounting practices, financial reporting standards, financial management processes and procedures
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare deliverables, including Monthly, Quarterly &Annual Progress, and Financial Reports, Budgets.
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills and ability to solve complex problems
  • Excellent oral and communication skills and therefore ability to prepare clear concise financial and procurement-related reports
  • And any other duties as may reasonably be assigned from time to time.

 

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant business, finance, or international development field
  • Professional qualification is an added advantage
  • Minimum of 5 years in similar financial, compliance, and operational role supporting international donor projects
  • Experience in managing the budgeting and financial reporting requirements.

 


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