Fresher Trade Accountant Jobs – Jumia

Job Title:      Trade
Organization: Jumia
Duty Station: Kampala,
About US:
Jumia is Africa’s
leading internet group, with already over 3,000 employees in more than 20
African countries and huge successes such as Jumia, Jumia Travel, Jumia Food,
Jumia Deals, Jumia House, Jumia Jobs and Jumia Services. It is led by top
talented leaders offering a great mix of local and international talents and is
backed by MTN, Millicom, Rocket Internet, Axa, Orange, Goldman Sachs & CdC.
Founded in 2012, Jumia’s mission is to revolutionize the concept of shopping by
providing customers with the best online shopping experience through a wide
range of products categories including mobiles & tablets, computers,
electronics, home & living, fashion, sports, health & beauty, grocery
and others.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Ensure that trade expenses are reported correctly and in accordance
    with Company Policies
  • Perform net sales month end activities, P&L and Balance Sheet
  • Complete correcting entries (void transactions, memos, etc.) when
    submissions fail required audit criteria
  • Prepare monthly reports to aid in the balancing and interfacing of
    sub-ledgers with the financial general ledger; identify and reconcile all
  • Assist with implementing process and system improvements
  • Work directly with operations to obtain additional information and
    documentation or make corrections when necessary
  • Assisting in the improvement in internal controls related to
  • Participate in periodic physical inventory counts at warehouse &
    third-party warehouse locations
  • Review inventory variance and COGS accounts to ensure complete and
    accurate financial reporting.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal applicant for the Jumia Trade Accountant should hold a
    Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business or Finance with a strong
    preference in the disciplines of Accounting.
  • Full/part qualification in ACCA/CPA would be an added advantage
  • Two to three years’ experience in accounting or audit function.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office computer applications with a strong
    emphasis on Excel skills
  • Demonstrates the ability to develop strong working relationships
    with team members, colleagues and customers.
How to Apply:
All candidates who
wish to join Jumia in the aforementioned capacity should apply online at the
link below.
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