Finance Officer

  • Full Time
Monthly Salary :

CEDOVIP islooking for a Finance Officer to take charge of administering accounting operations to meet legal requirements.The officer should be familiar with audits, invoices and budget preparations.  Our  ideal candidate  demonstrates  interest  in  managing accounting  activities, including bank reconciliations, accounts payable and accounts receivable. S/he should also have excellent organizational skills and be able to handle time-sensitive tasks and will ultimately be responsible for the day-to-day management of our financial transactions and procedures. Responsibilities

          Keep accurate records for all daily transactions

          Prepare balance sheets

          Process invoices

          Record accounts payable and accounts receivable

          Update internal systems with financial data

          Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports

          Reconcile bank statements

          Participate in financial audits

          Track bank deposits and payments

          Assist with budget preparation

          Review and implement financial policies


          Proven work experience as a Finance Officer or similar role for at least 4 years

          Solid knowledge of financial and accounting procedures

          Experience using financial software

          Advanced Quick Books skills

          Knowledge of financial regulations

          Excellent analytical and numerical skills

          Sharp time management skills

          Strong ethics, with an ability to manage confidential data

          BSc degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics

          Professional qualification as a CPA is considered a plus


Application Procedure: Interested candidates should prepare: a) A thoughtful cover letter; b) A CV only; please do not attach copies of certificates at this stage. c) A one-page write-up on the topic: “strengthening the financial function of a vibrant women’s rights organization” for position 1 and 2. For position 3, “why the Officer considers her/himself the most suitable for the assignment”.


Submissions should be delivered in hard copy to Plot 16 Tufnell drive, Kamwokya, Kampala, or by email to:  info@cedovip.org with subject line Finance officer and Admin, or The Program Manager  by 5:00pm  on  14th  June,   2019. No phone calls or any type of lobbying will be entertained. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted by 21stJune2019.

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