Senior finance manager-grants and compliance

Job Summary

S/he will manage a large portfolio of Grants and contracts with an emphasis on donor compliance and reporting.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 5 years

Job Description


Job Summary: The position holder, under the direction of the Director of Finance and Operations, will oversee Mildmay Uganda’s Grants Administration and Donor Relations. S/he will manage a large portfolio of Grants and contracts with an emphasis on donor compliance and reporting. S/he will collaborate closely with members of the Finance teams, Audit team, Directors and Project teams to maintain financial oversight over projects and to ensure Grant Risk assessment & monitoring as well as compliance with donor requirements as well as


Education, experience and Aptitude:

  • Candidate must have Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) OR Bachelor of Business Administration (Accounting) with full professional qualification such as ACCA, CPA, CIMA.
  • At least 5 years working experience in grants finance management, 3 years of which must have been at management level.
  • Experience in Auditing will be an added advantage. Successful candidate will have proven knowledge of donor financial accounting procedures (multi donor reporting) and clear understanding of GOU and IAS/AFRS accounting requirements; wide working knowledge of major donor regulations with particular bias to major Multilateral and Bilateral donor funding; extensive skills in working within financial systems like NAVISION, Sunsystems, etc., and cost allocation accounting experience; knowledge in advanced Microsoft excel and spreadsheets and analytical skills as well as good Communication skills in writing and speaking, that is focused on strategic messaging.


Interested persons who meet the requirements should apply through the Mildmay Uganda online job application system which can be accessed via this link http://216.104.201.106:8082/MUGJOBSONLINE/. Only Candidates with complete information, and who meet the requirements will be contacted

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