Project Accountant at Rwanda Monitoring and Evaluation Organization (RMEO)

RMEO – Rwanda Monitoring and Evaluation Organization


About RMEO

Rwanda Monitoring and Evaluation Organization (RMEO) is registered as Non-Governmental Organization with Certificate of Legal Personality N°969/RGB/NGO/LP/02/2024 in conformity with the Rwandan Law. Its mission is to cultivate the highest professional standards in monitoring and evaluation practice and theory through highly skilled and motivated members.

Founded in 2016 as a peer learning group, RMEO employs field-tested methods and innovative uses of technologies to develop practical and locally-driven solutions with our partners in Rwanda and beyond. RMEO is currently implementing a two-year project in Rwanda called: Project for improving Monitoring and Evaluation Practice in Rwanda. Specifically, RMEO is partnering with the MasterCard Foundation to implement this project.

The goal of this project is two-fold. It seeks to strengthen the organizational capacity of RMEO as a convener of M&E professionals with an emphasis on youth partners under thirty-five (35) years of age whom RMEO works with from different civil society organizations in Rwanda. Further, the project seeks to institutionalize evaluation practices through support of RMEO’s existing youth-partners mostly in civil society and its young members who are in local government entities.

The project will provide training programs that will build and strengthen the capacities of the two groups by providing them with development evaluation and technology-related skills necessary to enable them access decent employment opportunities in the labor market.


1. Summary of Position

RMEO seeks a Project Accountant will be responsible for all accounting procedures of operations while ensuring that internal controls over financial reporting are maintained and adhered to.

2. Summary of Responsibilities:

Prepare Quarterly/Monthly balance sheet reconciliations;

Oversee the books close process for the programs/Projects

Analyze and verify general ledger account balances, including making recommendations for adjustments;

Identify, suggest and implement process improvements in relation to the books close process;

Coordinate the communications between Project teams to ensure that monthly reporting is smooth;

Support the Project team during audits;

Other tasks as assigned by management and Project coordinator

3. Skills and Qualifications:

A university degree in Accounting, Finance, banking or other related fields

Part (in Progress) or fully CPA/ACCA qualified (or similar certification) is required;

A minimum of two years of experience in accounting or finance management roles.

Project management skills.

Skills in financial reporting.

Skills in analyzing big financial data and drawing conclusions from it

Language: English

Excel (can maintain complex spreadsheets)

Preferred Start Date

As soon as possible

Job Location

Kigali, Rwanda


Health insurance, paid time off


This role is only open to citizens or permanent residents of Rwanda

Application Deadline

June 24th, 2024

To Apply

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