UNSOS Finance and Budget Officer Jobs 2024 – Kenya NGO Jobs

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UNSOS Finance and Budget Officer Jobs 2024 – Kenya NGO Jobs.

UNSOS Kenya looking for “Finance and Budget Officer”.

Applicants with a High School Diploma may apply on or before April 17, 2024.

The United Nations Support Office in Somalia (UNSOS), formerly known as the United Nations Support Office for AMISOM (UNSOA), was established in 2009 by Security Council Resolution 1863, to provide logistics support to the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). The current mandate of UNSOS is provided in the UN Security Council Resolution 2568 of 12 March 2021.

The UNSOS has published a job vacancy announcement on April 04, 2024 for qualified Kenya’s to fill in the vacant post of Finance and Budget Officer to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

UNSOS Job Vacancy 2024


  • Budget: Prepare cost estimates and budget proposals, in terms of mission’s resourcing requirements such as staff and non-staff requirements, including programmatic aspects. Analyze and revise data with justification for resource requirements for budget submissions in coordination with relevant Sections/Offices on related issues during preparation of the budget proposals as well as Result Based Budgeting inputs. Monitors budget implementation/expenditures and assists with the reallocation and re-deployment of funds as necessary. Administer and monitor extra-budgetary resources, including review of agreements and cost plans, ensuring compliance with regulations and rules and established policies and procedures. Provide support to programme/fund center managers (Substantive and Support Section) with respect to the elaboration of resource requirements for budget submission. Verifies accuracy of input data, ensuring consistency of data in previous allotments to new allotments issued; process fund distributions received from HQ and input allotment advice in ECC. Prepare budget performance submissions and finalization of budget performance reports, analyzing variances between approved budgets and actual expenditures, compile responses to the questions from FOFD, ACABQ, and 5th Committee. Reviews pre-commitments for goods and services to ensure (a) correct commitment item have been charged, and (b) availability of funds. Ensure efficient and effective use of budgetary resources through robust monitoring of budget utilization to the approved budget and timely provision of information to Mission management for decision making. Provide support and guidance to fund centre/programme managers on budget implementation and corrective actions where necessary.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required.


  • At least (10) years of progressively responsible experience in accounting, budgeting and financial management or related field is required.
  • The minimum years of relevant experience is reduced to 5 years of experience for candidates who possess a first-level university degree or higher.
  • Experience with Enterprise Resource Programme (ERP) system especially System Applications and Products (SAP) is desirable.
  • Experience in UN internal applications, IPSAS accounting system, UMOJA, are desirable.


  • English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For the post advertised, fluency in oral and written English is required.

Other Details

  • Job Opening ID: 222936
  • Job Network : Management and Administration
  • Job Family : Finance
  • Category and Level : Field Service, FS-6
  • Duty Station : NAIROBI
  • Department/Office : United Nations Support Office in Somalia
  • Date Posted : Apr 3, 2024
  • Deadline : Apr 17, 2024

How to Apply UNSOS Finance and Budget Officer Jobs 2024

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to this link Click Here

The Closing Date: April 17, 2024

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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