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Arua, Uganda



May 9, 2024 at 2:00:00 PM

About the Organisation

World Vision International is a globally recognized humanitarian organization dedicated to improving the lives of children, families, and communities worldwide. Founded in 1950, the organization operates in nearly 100 countries, focusing on tackling the root causes of poverty and injustice. World Vision's comprehensive approach to development includes programs in education, health, water and sanitation, food security, economic development, and child protection.

The organization is known for its child sponsorship program, which connects donors with individual children, providing essential resources and support to help them thrive. Through community-driven initiatives, World Vision works to ensure that children have access to quality education, nutritious food, clean water, and healthcare, creating a foundation for a better future.

World Vision places a strong emphasis on emergency response and disaster relief, providing rapid and effective assistance in times of crisis. Whether dealing with natural disasters, conflicts, or health emergencies, the organization mobilizes resources and expertise to deliver lifesaving aid and support to affected populations.

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Job Title

Assistant Accountant job at World Vision

Job Description

With over 70 years of experience, our focus is on helping the most vulnerable children overcome poverty and experience fullness of life. We help children of all backgrounds, even in the most dangerous places, inspired by our Christian faith.

Come join our 33,000+ staff working in nearly 100 countries and share the joy of transforming vulnerable children’s life stories!

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare and file supporting documents for all accounting transactions in compliance with WVU & WVI financial policies and guidelines and coordinate banking issues

  • Provide grants and financial technical support to the response/grants program staff including on-the-job training in order to maintain accurate and reliable financial information

  • Participate in the preparation of monthly bank reconciliation with the support of the Response Finance Manager

  • Manage staff travel and business advances by ensuring accuracy, authenticity, completeness, and timely retirement of advances and monthly Account Allocation in SUN

  • Prepare payment vouchers (using Voucher Interface) and allocate various response and grants expenses to different cost centers/grants in compliance with WV Cost Allocation Methodologies and donor requirements and managing petty cash

  • Participate in the audit processes of the projects, particularly facilitating audit team members’ easy access to the project financial records

  • Code & Monitor budgets and also participate in the preparation of different project reports

Qualifications and Competencies

  • Degree in Business Administration/Commerce-with accounting option.

  • Excellent spoken and written command of English.

  • Good communication, writing, and facilitation;

  • Track record demonstrating high integrity, innovativeness, creativity, reliability, and dependability

  • Excellent computer application skills in Microsoft packages (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint);

  • Team player, Self-motivator, able to work with limited supervision;

  • Must be a committed Christian, able to stand above denominational diversities.

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