Rescue Committee (IRC)
Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by
conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future. It
was created by Albert Einstein more than 80 years and has been working in
Uganda since 1998. It has particularly working in the conflict zones where tens
of thousands of people have been kills and over 1.6 million displaced.
Following a peace agreement in 2006, Ugandans are returning home and looking to
rebuild their lives. The IRC is there to protect women and children from
violence and exploitation by fostering a safe environment and encouraging
education, and is supporting farmers and small businesses, and helping
communities promote peace and long-term development.
Job Summary: Under the direction of the Senior Finance
Officer, the Finance Volunteer is responsible for assisting the finance team in
the day-to-day accounting operations in accordance with IRC’s policies and
procedures, and in accordance with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Finance in day-to-day bookkeeping and data processing.
the cash books
cash transaction vouchers.
in sorting, labelling, and organizing of Finance files.
all the finance payment vouchers.
in clearing payments in the online BvA system.
in preparation of monthly Bank Reconciliation Statements.
in the verification of expenditures submitted by the Program staff for
adjustment against their advances.
about the importance of policies and procedures in an organization, including
any other duties as requested.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
ideal candidate for the International Rescue Committee (IRC Finance Volunteer
job opportunity must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, Commerce or Finance
one year of experience performing similar roles.
computer knowledge, especially working with MS Excel.
interpersonal skills including ability to gain trust and build relationships.
to handle multiple tasks, proven self-initiative and problem-solving abilities.
standard of spoken and written English.
How to Apply:
qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to apply online at the link
Deadline: 7th March 2021
The IRC and IRC
workers must adhere to the values and principles outlined in IRC Way –
Standards for Professional Conduct. These are Integrity, Service, and
Accountability. In accordance with these values, the IRC operates and
enforces policies on Beneficiary Protection from Exploitation and Abuse, Child
Safeguarding, Anti Workplace Harassment, Fiscal Integrity, and