Accountant Jobs – CJ Smart Cargo

Job Title:   Accountant

Organisation: CJ
Smart Cargo

Duty Station: Kampala,

About US:

CJ Smart Cargo is a
one-step intelligent logistics solution provider in the world.  Based
on its core businesses, such as EPC project logistics, Heavy Lift, Marine
Engineering, Logistics, Ro-Ro vehicle and innovative businesses, such as
Oversea Warehouse, Factory Relocation, CJ Smart Cargo can provide customized,
integrated and intelligent logistic service.  It is also the general
contractor at the strategy of “One Belt and One Road” and launches the first
platform of EPC supply chain to provide the data service for the relative
companies of “One Belt and One Road” with the support of government and
scientific research institution.

Job Summary:  The Accountant will
primarily manage all financial transactions, from fixed payments and variable
expenses to bank deposits and budgets. The Accountant’s responsibilities
include auditing financial documents and procedures, reconciling bank
statements and calculating tax payments and returns. To be successful in this
role, you should have previous experience with bookkeeping and a flair for
spotting numerical mistakes. Ultimately, you will provide us with accurate
quantitative information on financial position, liquidity and cash flows of our
business, while ensuring we’re compliant with all tax regulations.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Manage all accounting transactions.
  • Prepare budget forecasts.
  • Publish financial statements in time.
  • Handle monthly, quarterly and annual closings.
  • Reconcile accounts payable and receivable.
  • Ensure timely bank payments.
  • Compute taxes and prepare tax returns.
  • Manage balance sheets and profit/loss statements.
  • Report on the company’s financial health and liquidity.
  • Audit financial transactions and documents.
  • Reinforce financial data confidentiality and conduct database
    backups when necessary.
  • Comply with financial policies and regulations.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The ideal applicant for the CJ Smart Cargo Accountant job must hold
    a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant degree.
  • Additional certification (CPA or CMA) is a plus
  • At least five years of experience as an Accountant.
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting regulations and procedures,
    including the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
  • Hands-on experience with accounting software like FreshBooks and
  • Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables.
  • Experience with general ledger functions.
  • Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills.

How to Apply:

All candidates
should send their applications and updated CVs online to the following email

NB: Only
short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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