Finance Assistant

Location: Kampala, Uganda
Type: Full-time
Deadline: June 7, 2024
Employer: Women’s International Peace Centre

About Us:

The Women’s International Peace Centre, formerly known as Isis-WICCE, is a feminist organization founded in 1974 and based in Kampala, Uganda. Our mission is to ignite women’s leadership, amplify their voices, and deepen their impact in recreating peace through research, advocacy, holistic healing, and skills/movement building.

Job Summary:

Under the supervision of the Senior Finance Officer, the Finance Assistant will handle the preparation of monthly and quarterly financial reports, budgeting and budget monitoring, processing payments, and reviewing documents. They will also support internal and external audits.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare monthly and quarterly financial reports as per donor and institutional guidelines.
  • Assist in budgeting and budget monitoring.
  • Process payments and review financial documents.
  • Support internal and external audits.
  • Develop and maintain financial management systems.
  • Ensure compliance with international donor financial reporting procedures and Government of Uganda policies, rules, and regulations.

Qualifications, Skills, and Experience:

  • Degree in Accounting and/or Finance.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or holding CPA, CFA, or CPMA certification.
  • Minimum of three years of professional experience in accounting/finance with bilateral or international funding or non-profit development agencies.
  • Experience in developing project budgets and financial management systems.
  • Experience in facilitating the development of accounting software.
  • Significant knowledge of international donor financial reporting procedures and the Government of Uganda policies, rules, and regulations.

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send applications and CVs, including three references with contact details and copies of academic and professional testimonials, by email to:

Address your application to: The Executive Director,
Women’s International Peace Centre,
Plot 1467, Church Road, Bulindo, Kira, Uganda.


June 7, 2024

Industry: Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda



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