Associate Project Control Officer

at UNHCR - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted May 25, 2021
Category Social Services & Nonprofit
Job Type FULL_TIME
Currency UGX

Description

Associate Project Control Officer, Kampala, Uganda

- Monitor, track and verify that expenditure for direct implementation by UNHCR is in line with the approved budget. - Conduct reviews of the internal control systems of partners and provide advice as required. - Provide feedback and recommendations of identified variants, risks and issues to the partner, Programme Unit and escalate to management as required. - Prepare project control reports with the current status of programme implementation and financial status. - Carry out timely project closure in coordination with the programme unit. - Provide input to the mid- and end-year programme review process on issues related to project control and risk management. - Maintain professional relationships with partners and UNHCR
s contractors. - Keep up-to-date with all UNHCR rules, regulations and procedures necessary to perform these duties. - Report on financial and operational performance and risks related to projects and activities under direct implementation, and escalate issues to senior management. - Recommend acceptance or non-acceptance of Partner Reports and payment of instalments. - Advise on improvements related to implementing partnership and direct implementation management and internal controls. - Contact partners for project related matters. - Perform other related duties as required.
Minimum Qualifications Education & Professional Work Experience Years of Experience / Degree Level For P2/NOB - 3 years relevant experience with Undergraduate degree; or 2 years relevant experience with Graduate degree; or 1 year relevant experience with Doctorate degree

Field(s) of Education Business Administration; Economics; Management; or other relevant field. (Field(s) of Education marked with an asterisk* are essential)