Project Assistant


Employment opportunity

KWID is a non-profit, non-government, women and other vulnerable person’s organization that was established in 1996 to enhance social, economic, cultural and political development to empower its members and beneficiaries to exercise their rights and spur development. A social contract that provides a coherent framework within which social injustices can be effectively addressed

KWID is looking for  an experienced Project assistant to implement the Water governance project that is going to be implemented in partnership with Kabale water department with support from GIZ

 Job summary for the project Assistant

The primary purpose of the position will be to assist with basic administration tasks and will be expected to support the finance manager with accounting activities and the project officer in consolidating, storing and organizing management data for the arrangement of reports.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Processing and recording transactions
  • Tracking budget procurement and providing routine budget updates
  • Work on monthly bank statements reconciliation for all entries
  • Processing expense requests
  • Cashbook maintenance
  • Updating and maintaining procedural documentation

Qualifications and experience, skills and knowledge

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree in Business studies or Finance or accounting or economics
  • Three years experience working as accounts assistant, accounting administrative assistant or project assistant in a civil society organization
  • Strong expertise in computer applications such as Word, Excel, power point and access
  • High level of accuracy, Analytical skills, Excellent communication skills, Ability to work as part of a team and take direction accurately
  • Outstanding knowledge of specialized accounting principles

Interested individuals should send their applications including their curriculum vitae and copies of

Academic documents to the executive director Kigezi women in development P.O.Box 894 Kabale

Or email or hand deliver in South Western Umbrella of Water and sanitation building plot 110 Kabale Mbarara road Room 10

Applications should be sent by close of business on Tuesday 8th  March 2022

Job Location: Kabale

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