Finance and Budget Assistant job at United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
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Vacancy title:
Finance and Budget Assistant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Deadline of this Job:
09 December 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, December 01, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Duties and Responsibilities
Grants Management

• Creation of new grants based on approved project or POW budgets and requesting for their approval in Umoja
• Creation of grants project structure models to address donor and organizational reporting requirements
• Grant accounting including management of released and unreleased budgets
• Creation of project down payments against approved P1 grants
• Recording of project expenditures as reported by implementing partners
• Month-end and year-end closing processes including transactional analysis and clean-up of processed data

Funds Management
• Execute budget distribution in Umoja based on approved appropriations, redeployments and allotments
• Creation of funds pre-commitment, commitments and funds blocks against authorized budgets and the necessary approvals
• Monitoring budget utilization against approved expenditure classes to stop the budget is not overspent
• Posting of approved adjustments against approved budgets.
• Donor Reporting
• Creation of donor reports against approved projects, grants and donor agreements
• Perform other duties as may be required.

Qualifications/special Skills
• Completion of High school diploma or equivalent is required.
• Supplementary training in Accounting and Finance is highly desirable.
• A minimum of 5 years of progressive work experience in finance, accounting is required
• Experience in an international organization with accounting and/or financial/Budget management roles is required
• Prior experience in the UN system and working knowledge of UMOJA and/or other ERP applications highly
Closing: 09 December 2022

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 60

Level of Education:
Postgraduate Degree

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 09 December 2022
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 01-12-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 01-12-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 01-12-2066
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