Accountant Jobs – AMICAALL

Job Title:        Accountant

Organization: Alliance
of Mayors and Municipal Leaders’ Initiative for Community Action on Health and
HIV at the Local Level (AMICAALL)

Duty Station: Kampala,

Reports to:
Finance Manager

About US:

The Alliance of
Mayors and Municipal Leaders’ Initiative for Community Action on Health and HIV
at the Local Level (AMICAALL) is a continental Association of Urban Local
Authorities (City, Municipalities and Town Councils), Mayors and other Urban
Leaders committed to support sustainable solutions to local urban health
challenges. AMICAALL Uganda is registered and operates as an NGO. The Mission
is “To support the building of an effective and coordinated urban health and
HIV&AIDS response. In line with our Strategic Program Priority Area 
– Leadership,
Policy, Advocacy and Social Mobilization; AMICAALL Uganda has secured funding
from the Democratic Governance Facility (DGF) to implement an 18-months
“Strengthening Democratic Governance within Urban Authorities” Project.

Job Summary:  The Accountant will manage the finances of the
Governance project. The Accountant works closely with the Finance Manager in
compiling project financial reports income and expenditure, balance sheets,
cash flow statements, project reports as part of the cash management activity
of the donors’ grant agreements..

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Prepare receipts and expenditure Statements and Summary Schedules
    for the inclusion in the periodic reporting to the Donors and the Annual
    Audit of the Secretariat;
  • Assist in periodic review of operating Project Budgets to analyze
    trends affecting budget needs
  • The incumbent will consult with Programme Managers to ensure
    adjustments are made in accordance with Programme changes so as to
    facilitate long-term planning;

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The ideal candidate MUST hold a Bachelors’ degree in Accounting,
    Finance or Business Administration majoring in Accounting.
  • The jobholder should also be partly qualified or completed a
    professional accounting qualification like ACCA, CPA (U).
  • A minimum of five years of relevant experience in grants and Finance
    management managing donor funds, working with a Non-government entity.
  • Advanced computer skills in MS Office programs, particularly Excel
    and accounting packages such as QuickBooks.
  • The applicant should have ability to work with minimal supervision.

How to Apply:

All candidates
should deliver their applications via email, registered mail/courier or by hand
in an envelope clearly sealed and labeled with the position you are applying
for. Please ensure you have also enclosed a resume indicating names of 3 recent
professional references and copies of relevant Academic documents/testimonials
to. Originals of testimonials will be required during interviews.

Write to:

The Country


Plot 1658, Clovis

Kampala, P.O. Box
26323 Kampala, Uganda or

Email to: and

Deadline: 24th May 2019 by 4pm

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