UPO is Sudanese national organization, which has been established in 2009, and working since 2010. UPO seeks to build peace in Sudan through conflict mitigation and reconciliation, inspiring and furnishing the local communities with sufficient and life changing skills to capacitate and empower their living. We see a more peaceful and socio-economically and politically advanced Sudan.
UPO Darfur program started in 2010 in response to the emergency needs of some 950,000 war-affected communities and host populations in most of the localities in North, South, East and Central Darfur States. In response to the humanitarian needs, The Organization has received more than $US 12.5 million in the last five years and implemented over 120 projects across Darfur region, Gadaref and Khartoum states, UPO’s assistance reached more than 950,000 vulnerable war affect persons in over 89 rural communities and IDPs camps in Darfur states and eastern Sudan.
JOB PURPOSE: The incumbent is a senior management team member, and thus he/she will actively and effectively contribute to the office financing and strategic planning process.
Assume overall responsibility for managing all aspects of the financial and accountancy activities of UPO.
Ensure that accounting systems are maintained to provide the information required for planning and monitoring and reporting for program operations, for safeguarding assets, discharging liabilities and legal responsibilities. The Finance Manager is responsible for the overall supervision, implementation and administration of the program’s financial and administrative functions as outlined in the main duties.
The incumbent will ensure consistency & harmony in organisation procedures and policies across field offices in Sudan, as well as build capacity of finance department staff and provide guidance and advice to management and programme team.