UNMA Director Finance and Administration Jobs in Uganda

UNMA Director Finance and Administration Jobs in Uganda


  • Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UNMA) is a statutory body established by UNMA Act, 2012. The Act empowers UNMA to provide for the control and development of technically sound and scientific meteorological services in Uganda.

  • The Authority seeks to recruit competent and well-motivated Ugandans to fill the vacant positions of;

    Director Finance and Administration

    Job Purpose

  • To manage Finance, Planning, Human Resource, General Administration and Business Development.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Head of the Directorate of Finance & Administration

  • Advises the Executive Director on Finance and Administration matters

  • Coordinates preparations of Annual work plans and budgets

  • Supervises and appraises senior staff in the Directorate

  • Identifies skills and competency gaps in the Directorate

  • Complies with all the mandatory reporting requirements of the Authority and other relevant stakeholders.

  • Coordinates financial resource mobilization and administrative strategy of UNMA,

  • Develops robust internal financial controls

  • Prepares financial Statements to meet the Authority’s obligations under relevant financial laws and regulation requirements

  • Develops, keeps and continuously updates the Authority’s Asset Register

  • Drafts Cabinet Memoranda

  • Performs any other relevant duties as may be assigned to him/her by the Executive Director.

    Qualifications and Experience

  • An Honors Degree in Accounting or Finance Management or Social Sciences
    or Business Administration obtained from a recognized University

  • A Masters’ degree in either Finance, Accounting, Public Administration, Management Studies, Business Administration or Organizational Development; and

  • A Professional qualification in CPA with evidence of current membership.

  • Certificate in Administrative Law from a recognized institution is an added advantage.

  • At least 8 years working experience (3 of which should be at senior management level) in a related field, working with a reputable organization with a clear knowledge in government financial and accounting systems.

  • Age 35 years and above.

    Essential Skills and Requirements

  • Conversant with the Integrated Financial Management System

  • Accounting, Finance, Management and administrative skills

  • Proven ability to write policy documents.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; UNMA Director Finance and Administration Jobs in Uganda


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