Accountant NGO Job Careers – Hospice Africa Uganda (HAU)

Job Title:        Accountant

Organization: Hospice
Africa Uganda (HAU)

Duty Station: Kampala,

About US:

Since 1993, Hospice
Africa Uganda (HAU) (national organization) has promoted modern methods of pain
and symptom control as well as “whole-person” (holistic) care for patients
living with cancer and HIV/AIDS. HAU strives to uphold excellent clinical
standards and provide quality education courses and advocacy activities to
promote the spread of palliative care throughout Uganda and Africa. Hospice
Africa Uganda has a head office in Kampala, site offices in Mbarara and Hoima

Job Summary:  The Accountant will manage financial resources
effectively and efficiently while complying with HAU financial policies and
best international practices.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

that the cash management process is effectively and efficiently done

accurate financial records of HAU; including Debtors and creditors; Coordinates
tuition payment plans for the students according to the fees policy;

as needed weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports and analysis;

and guide HAU team members in financial matters;

donor reports as designated by supervisor;

and constantly update the Finance office procedures manual

Post all
primary transactions into the HAU computerized accounting system and in time;

the setup and maintenance of computerized accounting records; Develops coding
processes for student waivers and exemptions

that bank reconciliations are done timely and accurately for all HAU Banks
Accounts and maintain sound working relationships with banks and other
financial institutions in accordance with state statutes

in the preparation of internal and external audit programs and participate in
the entire audit process

Able to
prepare and examine financial data and processing the same, for review,
analysis, and report.

Able to
implement and advise other team members on best procurement practices

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

applicant must hold a Degree in Accounting with; ACCA, CPA or CIMA; Accounting
professional qualification;

years of cumulative working experience in the same field. Experience in a health
Institution work environment is an added advantage.

How to Apply:

All qualified and
interested candidates may hand deliver, email or post a detailed resume with a
typed cover letter indicating three work-related referees to the address below.
Emails must not exceed 2MB.

The Human Resource
and Administration Manager,

Hospice Africa

Plot 130,  Makindye Rd,

P.O. Box 7757 Kampala


Deadline: 4th October 2019

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