Job Title: Senior Finance Officer Job Description

  • YIAGA seeks applications from qualified from qualified candidates to fill the position of a Senior Finance officer.
  • The SFO will provide finance support to the Director of Finance in supervising and administering accounting operations to meet legal requirements.
  • Other responsibilities include; budgeting, bank reconciliations, grants management, financial forecasts, financial reporting, internal audits, etc.

Key Qualifications/Skills

  • Must be a Chartered Accountant with preferably a Post-Graduate Degree in Accounting, Banking and Finance or related field
  • 5 years of experience as a finance officer or in a similar position
  • Sound knowledge of financial and accounting procedures
  • Excellent level of competence in excel, MS word and computerized accounting packages like QuickBooks,
  • Self-motivated and ability to work without close supervision
  • Excellent analytical and numerical skills
  • Good management and analytical skills
  • Excellent leadership, communication and interpersonal relations skills
  • Strong ethics, with an ability to manage confidential data
  • Other professional qualifications


  • Attractive

Application Closing Date 30th June, 2017

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should forward a one-page cover letter and detailed resume with contact of referees as attached PDF documents to:  Note

  • The subject line of email application must state the Name of Applicant and title of position.
  • Only applications sent in the required format will be considered.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • “YIAGA is an equal –opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of disability, sex, tribe, religion, etc. Qualified women are especially encouraged to apply”