Financial Accountant Jobs – Uganda Christian University


Uganda Christian University 

Duty Station: Uganda

About US:

Uganda Christian
University (UCU) is an authentic Christian institution established by the
Church of Uganda in 1997 in response to a call for quality university education
with a Christian perspective. In 2004, UCU became the first private university
to be chartered or accredited by the government of Uganda. Located in Mukono,
less than an hour’s drive from the capital city Kampala, Uganda Christian
University is one of Uganda’s leading teaching and research universities.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for entering all payment vouchers
  • Preparing and making adjustment vouchers.
  • Reconciling all control accounts and reporting to the Bursar any
  • Management, checking and verifying the accuracy of the payroll for
    both full time and part time staff.
  • Reviewing  monthly trial
  • Training and supervising all accounts personnel.
  • Ensuring that documents, vouchers, cheque counter folios, receipt
    copies and all supporting documents are brought for filing.
  • Preparing quarterly and final financial reports.
  • Managing the staff statutory deductions and ensuring that they are
    carefully done and in time.
  • Ensuring that all donated funds are receipted.
  • Managing the budget including projections and monitoring.
  • Carry out routine bank reconciliations of all bank statements.
  • Reconcile cash and petty cash floats.
  • Supervising  Assistant
  • Any other official duties that the Bursar may assign from time to

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The ideal applicant must hold 
    a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Business Administration or Bachelor
    of Business Science majoring in Accounting or finance from a recognized
    institution of higher learning.
  • A professional qualification (at least level 3) in Accounting or
    Finance, obtained from a recognized institution, is a must e.g.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Must be a good leader with excellent communication skills.
  • Committed and mature practicing Christian.
  • At least three years of experience performing similar tasks in a
    large and reputable public or private sector organization (One in which
    he/she supervised subordinates)
  • Must be literate in relevant Accounting Packages.

How to Apply:

All qualified
candidates should apply online at the link below.

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Deadline: Friday, 27th September 2019.

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