Chief Cashier Job Opportunity – National Housing and Construction Company Limited (NHCC)

Job Title:      Chief Cashier 
Organization: National Housing and Construction Company Limited (NHCC)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Head Finance and Accounts

About US:
National Housing and Construction Company Limited (NHCC) was founded in 1964 and is a Ugandan construction and real estate management company, partly owned by the Uganda Government. The Company’s mandate is to increase the housing stock in the country, rehabilitate the housing industry and encourage Ugandans to own homes in an organized environment.

Job Summary:   The Chief Cashier will maintain the correct level of cash and accurately disburse it to support company operations. The incumbent will interact with customers on daily basis for solving queries, handling money, etc.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Prepare vouchers and cheques for approved expenditures.
  • Tasked with handling all the cash transactions. Prepare cash cheques, organize for transit and ensure safe custody of funds.
  • Checking daily cash accounts.
  • Carry out banking and monitor bank balances.
  • Safeguard and maintain cash office records, updated registers and value documents in line with Company guidelines.
  • Maintain and account for Head Office imprest/petty cash.
  • Effect payment of approved payments to staff and third parties
  • Maintaining monthly, weekly and daily report of transactions

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The ideal candidate for the Chief Cashier job opportunity must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Business Finance, or a closely related and relevant discipline from a recognized University/Institution.
  • Possession of intermediate level Part professional accounting qualification of an Internationally recognized accountancy institution, such as ACCA, or CPA (K or U), will be an added advantage
  • A minimum of three years of working experience of 3 years as a Cashier or in a similar position, in a large and reputable organization, preferably a vibrant commercial organization in a large and reputable organization
  • Knowledge and skill in application of MS Office Package (especially Word and Excel), as well as related packages, is essential.
  • Proven negotiation, communication and reporting skills.
  • Results-oriented and pays attention to detail.
  • Interpersonal and human relations skills, as well as a team-player.
  • Analytical and accuracy skills.
  • Good computer literacy skills.
  • High levels of honesty, ethics and integrity.
  • A respectful, articulate and reliable personality.
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Analytical thinking/skills and judgment
  • Result oriented &Managing work load while paying attention to details
  • Self confidence
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Flexibility
  • Age Limit: Below 50 years

How to Apply:
All interested candidates are encouraged to send their applications indicating the position being applied for and accompanied by detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of academic certificates, evidence of relevant working experience & contacts of three professional referees should be addressed to;

The Chief Human Resource Officer,
Plot 5, 7th Street, Industrial Area,
P.O. Box 659, Kampala, Uganda.


Email to: .  (All applications via email must be sent as one document not more than 10 MBs)

Deadline: 6th July 2018 by 4:00 pm

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