Finance Specialist (ECHO), Kampala, Uganda
In close cooperation with Managers reinforce existing procedures and systems for financial management and control in compliance with guidelines of DRC's Operations Handbook, internal guidelines and donor requirements.
Support timely delivery of quality financial reports to ECHO and internal reports to colleagues and HQ
Ensure compliance with relevant country statutory and other financial obligations such as tax, levies and statutory returns.
Minimum 3 years of relevant practical experience in financial management
Proven experience in managing large budgets
Competence in providing technical guidance and training
Proven experience in working with national and International partners, local/government authorities
Working experience with relevant donors (e.g. UNHCR, ECHO, OFDA, WFP, DFID or BPRM guidelines)
Advanced proficiency in Excel
Full professional proficiency in English
Flexibility to travel to field locations periodically
A Bachelors' graduate degree in Financial/Business management.
Addition Professional qualification such as ACCA, CPA or CMA is desirable