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Josephine Magoba-Makuyi
Chartered Accountant , International NGO
Kampala, Uganda
A finance and grants management professional with 18 years’ exposure in the international development sector; and diverse experience in managing Donor funded programs. Mainly skilled in delivering trainings, budgeting & proactive budgetary control, assessing and building partners’ financial management capacity, developing financial policies & procedures, building internal controls and pro-active risk management.
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Area of Expertise:
  • Administration, Management, Accounting/Finance, Procurement
Professional Experience:
During the past 18 years of her career, she has gained a lot of experience in Finance and Grants management leading to successful and sustainable results. She has worked in several countries with diverse culture and expectations across Africa (Rwanda, Ethiopia, South Sudan, Tanzania, Kenya, Zambia, Mozambique and Uganda); especially supporting in building capacity of Finance managers across those countries in key areas like the budgeting process, pro-active budget monitoring and delivery of results against set budgets, reporting, ensuring solid internal control environments, coordinating audits and others. She is also an excellent trainer, mentor and coach to both Finance and non-Finance teams; and haS supported several young professionals to achieve their full potential. She is an ardent advocate in ensuring strong “Programme-Finance” working relationships and synergies; that go a long way in ensuring smoother delivery of results. She is a resourceful professional, very keen on bringing all her aptitudes to any new role that she embraces. She is willing to relocate to other stations.
Josephine holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and she is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. She has also undertaken training in various financial management specifics; including Leading Successful Social Programs at the Harvard Kennedy School and she is qualified and equipped with the required knowledge to perform at a high standard.

Other Relevant Training received include:

1. Positive Psychology – Maastricht University; The Netherlands
2. Financial Management for US Government funding – Inside NGO; Nairobi
3. Training for Finance Trainers – Mango; Nairobi Kenya
4. Assessing & Building Partners’ Financial Management Capacity - Oxford UK
5. EU Financial guidelines and regulations - Amsterdam Netherlands
6. USAID Rules and Regulations, APVO – Washington D.C. USA.
Affiliations and Achievements:
Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accounts (FCCA)

Member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (ICPAU)

Recognized as best trainer and key-link for non-finance staff, VSO-Horn & East Africa 2014-2015 T/Y.

Available for:
  • Consulting assignments
  • Job opportunities
  • Internships / Fellowships

    Years of Experience:
    15-20 years
    Highest Qualification:
    English, French-Very Basic
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