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Job Title:    Accountant
Organization: Uganda National Teachers’ Union (UNATU)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: General Secretary
Ref: UNATUHR/03/01/18
Salary: UGX 2,373,600/=

About US:
Uganda National Teachers’ Union (UNATU) exists to promote and protect the social, intellectual, economic and professional interests of its members/teachers as a per-requisite to enhancing the status of teaching profession.

Job Summary: The Accountant will lead the department and ensure that the Union’s financial management, accounting processes and Internal Controls; are in line with the Union’s goals. The roles will be performed in line with the established Financial Policies and Procedures as approved by the UNATU National Executive council.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Work in liaison with the General Secretary, manage Union budget according to agreed policies and procedures;
  • Prepare, examine and analyse accounting records, financial statements and other reports to assess accuracy, completeness and conformance to reporting and procedural standards;
  • Review taxes owed and prepare tax returns, ensuring compliance with payment, reporting and other tax requirements;
  • Appraise, evaluate and prepare record of inventory real property and equipment, to ascertain value
  • Keenly analyse business operations, trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments and obligations to project future revenues and expenses and provide advice;
  • Review bank reconciliations and bank records management through quick books accounting software;
  • Manage online banking in line with the financial procedural manual and management requirements;
  • Establish charts of accounts, and assign entries to proper accounts;
  • Keenly monitor expenditure to ensure that Union programme activities do not over spend and support staff to control expenditure effectively
  • Ensure that accounts are approved and submitted to the National Executive Council in time and according to Union’s minimum standards;
  • The incumbent will manage, support, coordinate and appraise departmental staff under line management in a timely, objective and constructive manner in accordance with UNATU’s HR policies and procedures.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor of Commerce or Bachelor of Accounting and Finance (Accounting Option) from a recognized institution;
  • Member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda.
  • Possession of a Master’s Degree in any relevant field will be an added advantage.
  • At least seven years of experience as an Accountant in a reputable organization.
  • Good interpersonal, supervisory, communication and analytical skills.
  • Demonstrated writing skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English.
  • Proficient in use of the Accounting software.

Other Benefits: Housing, transport and medical insurance

How to Apply: 
The applications should bear on top of the envelope the title of the vacancy being applied for and the Reference Number (Check Top of this advert) and should include certified photocopies of their academic transcripts and certificates, documentary evidence of all experience claimed, plus recent passport photograph on each application form. The applicants must also provide reference letters from three different referees; one must be from a current or recent supervisor and their day time telephone and email contacts. All qualified Ugandan candidates are strongly encouraged to send their applications in duplicate to:

The General Secretary, UNATU, P.O. Box 377 Kampala, Teachers' House Plot 28-30, Bombo Road, Kampala, Uganda.

Deadline: 5th February 2018

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