Finance and Administrative Expert (m/f/x) job at Enabel


Finance and Administrative Expert (m/f/x) job Post

Location:  Jobs in Uganda 2021 - 2022

Work Hours: Full-time, 08 hours per day

Salary: UGX

No. of vacancies: 01

Deadline: 28 January 2022

Hiring Organization: Enabel

Job Details:

Job title: Finance and Administrative Expert (m/f/x)
Location: Fort Portal, Uganda

Enabel is the Belgian development agency. It implements the Belgian governmental cooperation. The agency also implements actions for other national and international donors. With its Belgian and international partners Enabel provides solutions to address urgent global challenges: Climate Change, Urbanisation, Human Mobility, Peace and Security, Social and Economic Inequalities and Global Citizenship. With 1.800 staff, Enabel manages about 150 projects in twenty countries, in Belgium, Africa and the Middle East.

Enabel in Uganda with funding from the Government of Belgium is seeking to recruit a Finance and Administrative Expert for the Social Protection Project to be based in Fort Portal. This recruitment will also constitute a pool selection for the same position.
The General objective of this thematic portfolio is: A sustainable improvement of the living conditions of the most vulnerable populations by investing in social protection systems and decent work to promote sustainable, inclusive and socioeconomic development.

Major Roles and Responsibilities
• You support the intervention team in financial, tendering, grants and logistical issues.
• You provide the necessary technical input in the area of financial management in order to achieve the project’s and country technical performance in accordance with national and international norms and standards.
• You contribute to knowledge building and knowledge management in Grants.
• You develop the capacities of partner entities in order to contribute to the improvement of their organisation, processes and systems and of their staff’s competences.
• You lead the team of which one is the hierarchical supervisor in order to have qualified and motivated staff.
The Finance and Administrative Expert will report to the Portfolio Manager of Enabel in Uganda.
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Required Qualifications and Experience
• Master’s degree in Business Administration, Financial Management, Economics, Grants Management or any other related Financial Management Courses.
• A Post Graduate degree in Financial Management.
• Professional Courses in Financial Management (ACCA and CPA) are of an added advantage.
• A minimum of 10 years’ experience in Financial Management in a reputable organisation or in Development co-operation.
• A minimum of 5 years’ work experience in Grants Management and donor funds.
• International experience in project management and implementation is an added value.

Required Skills and Knowledge
• You have broad and in-depth understanding of the various aspects of international cooperation (context, challenges, strengths, partners, functioning, etc.).
• You have knowledge in Financial Management policies and procedures, budget management and financial analysis.
• You are knowledgeable about the management of grants, donor funds and capacity building of grantees.
• You are familiar in using an ERP-Financial Management tool.
• You have knowledge in Public Financing regulations and PPDA
• You have good knowledge of standard ICT applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Other On-line programs).
• You are knowledgeable in audit preparation and execution of audit feedback.
• You are very skilled at solving problems and you adopt a solution- and results-oriented approach;
• You show respect and are able to build relations on the basis of credibility and expertise.
• You show engagement, sense of responsibility and integrity.
• You are flexible and can work in a changing environment.
• You have experience and knowledge in Leadership and People Management.

We offer you
• A fascinating and varied job in an international environment.
• Following this publication, a three-year recruitment reserve is established for any similar position. The first position is scheduled to start between three and twelve months. Contracts are for the term of the project.
• A salary package that comprises the monthly gross salary between UGX 10,000,000 and UGX13,000,000 which is commensurate with experience and in accordance with our salary scales, medical insurance and a 13th Month package paid in December.
You commit to the vision, mission and values of Enabel (
Our job openings are for all who fulfil the conditions in the job advertisement. Enabel is committed to equal opportunities and diversity in its workforce. Recruitment is solely on the basis of capacity.

Application procedure

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, updated CV (curriculum vitae) of 4 pages’ maximum using the on-line application link below:
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Apply ON-LINE at the latest by Friday 28th January,2022 at 11:59 pm (EAT)
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Qualified and experienced women are encouraged to apply.

Date Posted: 2022-01-15