Finance Manager/Senior Accountant – Kampala, Uganda.

Our client a mid-sized Financial Service Company based in Kampala Uganda is seeking to recruit a Finance Manager/Senior Accountant who will be responsible for financial planning, controlling and the preparation of monthly and annual reports. The ideal Must have experience working with Sage ERP.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining the general ledger, performing month-end close procedures including reconciliations of Cash Book, Banks, Debtors and Creditors Statements.
  • Preparation of accurate monthly management reports with concise written commentary.
  • Responsible for budgeting and quarterly reforecasts.
  • Managing financial systems, processes and internal controls throughout the company.
  • Petty cash management with a strict view of transparency and accountability.
  • Preparation and submission of quarterly and annual returns and liaison with external auditors.
  • Maintaining the company’s fixed assets register, acquisition of the assets recording and amortization and optimal usage.
  • Preparation of the payroll.
  • Office procurement.
  • Ensuring compliance with tax regulations, statutory requirements and other government regulations are compiled within the stipulated time.
  • Establishment and maintenance of good rapport with financial intermediaries, suppliers and other service providers.
  • Ensuring deadlines are met for all licenses and insurance bonds required for the Company.

Qualifications:

  • Relevant bachelor’s degree.
  • Must be an ACCA or CPA.
  • Must have experience working with Sage ERP
  • Must have over 5 years working experience with at least 2 years at Senior Accountant role in a Midsized Company.
  • Must have an appreciation of commercial negotiations.
  • Demonstrated ability to work successfully under pressure.
  • Must have excellent analytical skills.

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  • Education:Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Job Type:Permanent.
  • Location:Kampala, Uganda.
  • Career Level:Lower Mid-Level.
  • Salary:Approximately 1,300 USD - 1,600 USD depending on individual skills and experience.
  • Deadline:31st July 2019.