UNREEEA Finance and Administration Manager Jobs in Uganda

UNREEEA Finance and Administration Manager Jobs in Uganda

The Uganda National Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Alliance (UNREEEA) is a coalition body of the private sector players in the renewable energy and energy efficiency sub-sectors of Uganda, whose key mandate is to avail a platform for actors to merge synergies and improve the business environment in the sector. UNREEEA seeks qualified candidates for two positions


  • Financial Management and Reporting
  • Oversee day-to-day coordination of financial activities ensuring cost efficiency.
  • Maintain timely and accurate financial statements and reports (tables) that are appropriate for the secretariat and funding partners in accordance with accounting principles.
  • Ensure the financial transactions are properly authorized, recorded, have adequate supporting documentation, filled, maintained and can be easily extracted for the purpose of preparing financial statements & financial audits.
  • Implement the financial procedures manual and ensure compliance to accounting policies and procedures by all staff.
  • Review reporting system for effective monitoring of finances of UNREEEA and recommend
    improvements accordingly.
  • Ensure statutory requirements of the organization are met including filling of annual returns and submission of PAYE, NSSSF and other relevant taxes on time.

    Budgeting and Forecasting

  • Coordinate the process of financial forecasting for the 5-year strategy (including translating the Alliance plans into financial forecasts)
  • Prepare annual budgets in consultation with the CEO and update a resource Allocation Framework for effective allocation of financial resources.
  • Review various financial budgeting and reporting documents to ensure they are in line with approved budgets submitted to relevant stakeholders /partners.
  • Prepare financial forecasts of income, expenditure and summary budget tables
  • Monitor budgets& expenditures and contribute to preparation of budget revision.
    Internal Controls
  • Prepare monthly payroll functions to ensure employees are paid in a timely and recommend to the Chief Executive Officer(CEO), the authorization of Payments.
  • Follow up donor commitments to ensure timely disbursement of funding; reconcile bank and other accounts.
  • Ensure that adequate financial controls are in place to maintain propriety and proper accountability of expenditures;
  • Review cash remittances requests to donors and recommend to the CEO for approval.
  • Review and disseminate changes /updates in the UNREEEA Finance Policy Manual in line with
    approvals from the CEO and the Board.
  • Support the establishment of periodic data backup for the Financial Information systems in line with backup guidelines.
  • Monitor risk management policies and procedures to ensure that the organisational risks are minimized.


  • Take charge for all procurement and payment requests and Assist with planning of logistics for events, meetings and workshops;
  • Oversee the maintenance and tracking of the Alliance’s assets.
  • Seek advice from the retained lawyer & have agreements drawn by the lawyers.
  • Support the development of financial forecasts for funding proposals.
  • Attend to donor queries and concerns on financial issues.
  • Consolidate and prepare timely accurate financial donor reports in line with donor guidelines and UNREEEA policies and procedures.
  • Maintain financial records for each project and provide status updates when required.
  • Check budget lines to ensure that all transactions are booked to the correct budget line.


  • Coordinate external audits and respond to audit queries.
  • Enforce and follow up the implementation of audit.
  • Develop and update audit action plans and submit reports in respect of Management and statutory audits.
  • Submit audited financial statements as per the required deadlines offer financial advisory services through Interpreting to users and Implementing Partners the financial policy and procedure manual.

    Team Leadership

  • Develop work plans and set performance targets for finance & admin staff.
  • Carry out scheduled staff development meetings and plan for staff development and training in the

    Finance and Administration section.

  • Perform all other job-related tasks as assigned by the UNREEEA CEO\


  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Business Administration (Finance, Accounting Options),
    Economics, or relevant field.
  • Professional Qualifications: Chartered/Certified Accountant fully qualified in (CPA, ACCA)
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a finance and administrative functions in a Non-Government Organization setting and in management of funds from multiples of partners & undertaking financial annual audits.

    How to Apply

    All suitably qualified and interested applicants should send their Cover letter and CV to
    info@unreeea.org ; (addressed to the Chief Executive Officer),
    Deadline: 14th July 2019:

    Note: Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted

    For more information and job application details, see; UNREEEA Finance and Administration Manager Jobs in Uganda

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