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UGANDA | Pro Bono Accountant @ Innovative Healthcare NGO

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Organisation : Accounting for International Development

Location : International

Time required : 35 hpw

Duration of project : 2 - 3 weeks

Sector : Community Development, Community Support Services, Health – General, Humanitarian, Law, Justice & Human Rights, Overseas Aid & Development, Research / Medical Research

Posted on : 11 Sep, 2019

About the role

Exciting opportunity for an adventurous accountant looking to gain international experience and volunteer for an NGO developing innovative solutions to healthcare concerns in Kampala, Uganda.

Accounting for International Development offers every type of accountant, from anywhere in the world, the opportunity to use their skills to support a broad range of non-profit organisations globally. Volunteer Accounting Assignments of between 2 weeks and 6 months form part of our ongoing strategy to build the financial management capacity of charities in over 50 countries. Click APPLY for more…


Our partner is a tech-based social enterprise developing innovative solutions to healthcare concerns. They focus on children and improving their access to effective healthcare. They are currently designing technology to diagnose pneumonia in young children which is the cause of many infant deaths in Sub-Saharan Africa.

They have requested support to help them to better manage their grants and investment. You will be starting by conducting an internal review of their existing accounting system, procedures and controls and making improvements. They have started to implement procedures as best they can but are aware that they do so without the financial experience.

You will be helping to install a robust and user-friendly system and training staff to maintain it. They would also like assistance with financial planning, cash management, audit preparation, financial control and grant reporting. You will be working primarily with their CEO and Finance Manager, who does not have accountancy experience but is currently studying an MBA.

Affordable accommodation available.


Feeling inspired?

Need a fresh challenge… to do something worthwhile?

Keen to volunteer & share your skills & experience?

If that’s a YES (x3), please click to ‘APPLY’and see other similar volunteering opportunities overseas.

We are confident you’ll encounter a variety of new and exciting challenges, share new experiences with inspiring people and learn skills that will give you confidence to face challenges in other areas of your life. You’ll be inspired and get back so much more than you give!

About the organisation

Organisation name : Accounting for International Development
Not for Profit : Yes

How to apply for this role

Applications not allowed for this volunteering opportunity.

Please quote in application: UGANDA | Pro Bono Accountant @ Innovative Healthcare NGO via Pro Bono Australia.


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