Vacancy title: Finance Assistant (Finance Jobs Uganda 2017)

Jobs at: Right To Play (RTP)

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About Right to Play:

Finance Jobs Uganda 2017: Right To Play is a global organization that uses the transformative power of play to educate and empower children facing adversity. Through playing sports and games, Right To Play helps one million children weekly in more than 20 countries to build essential life skills and better futures, while driving lasting social change. Founded in 2000 by four-time Olympic gold medalist and social entrepreneur Johann Olav Koss, Right To Play is headquartered in Toronto, Canada and has national offices in Canada, the Netherlands, Norway, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, the United States and regional offices in Africa, Asia, the Middle East and Latin America. Our programs are facilitated by more than 600 international staff and 13,500 volunteer Coaches.

Finance Jobs Uganda 2017: The EASA Region includes Uganda, Tanzania, Mozambique, Sudan (South), Ethiopia, and Burundi with a small program in Kenya. Operating over this extensive footprint, Right To Play is seeking a Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning professional to strengthen the M&E function throughout the Region and support the line management in developing, adapting and implementing the best M&E practices in line with the organization’s culture and values.

Job details:

Finance Jobs Uganda 2017: The Finance Assistant reports directly to the Project Officer (P0) in the project location and has technical reporting lines to the Finance Officer. The incumbent is responsible for data entry, processing transactions in Accounts Payable, General Ledger and Accounts Receivable, reconciling Bank Accounts entries and official receipts booklet, compiling vendors‘ tax files or payment and ensuring that all transactions and supporting documents are complete and properly filed. S/he will undertake implementation of project activities and provide support and guidance to the community team using RTP tools in the project location.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or related discipline
  • 3 years‘ experience in accounting or directly related areas.
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Ability to work well under pressure and deadline
  • Integrity and details focused
  • Ability to muititask and work within deadlines
  • Good analytical skill
  • Proficiency in use of Microsoft applications, including Excel and Word
  • Good skill at using financial software applications
  • Good knowledge of accounting practice, policies and procedures
  • Excellent written and spoken English

Job application procedure
if you meet the minimum requirements above, please send your updated resume and cover letter to” and kindly include “Position” and your name subject line. Please indicate your salary expectations in the cover letter. The deadline for applications is February 17, 2017. While we thank all applicants for their interest, consideration will be given to applicants from West Nile and only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Deadline of this Job: February 17, 2017
Applicants from West Nile and only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
Fresher Jobs in Uganda: Finance Jobs Uganda 2017: Fresher Finance Assistant at Right To Play



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2 thoughts on “Finance Jobs Uganda 2017: Fresher Finance Assistant at Right To Play”
  1. I write to apply for a job position in your organisation. Am a male Ugandan aged 24years ,Am a student of makerere university pursuing a bachelor’s degree in business administration finance major registered under registration number 17/U/19330.i posses good communication skills with ability to solve problems, meet tight deadline ,work with a team, work under minimum supervision and with interpersonal skills.
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    Yours faithfully
    KAPERE Godfrey

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