The IRC has been working in Uganda since 1998 supporting nationals and refugees and various institutions in the country notably the government, community based organizations, the civil society and the private sector.
The current program portfolio in Uganda includes health, peace building, gender-based violence, economic recovery and agribusiness, and children & youth; https://www.rescue.org/country/uganda. IRC has a country office in Kampala, a regional office in Kitgum (and Lamwo), West Nile and Moroto.
Given the conflict outbreak in South Sudan, IRC re-opened the Yumbe Field site office to support refugees being settled in Bidibidi, Imvepi and Omugo refugee settlement in Yumbe and Arua Districts respectively.
The Financial Controller has overall policy and management responsibility for the finance and accounting functions within the Uganda country program.
The Finance Controller’s responsibilities include ensuring policy compliance and controls, field office support, staff training and capacity building, management of finance functions, treasury and budget functions.
The Finance controller has a responsibility of working with various local and international sub grantees and partners.
The position will supervise and oversee about 9 Finance staff in Kampala and Field offices.
Ensuring finance policy compliance