Accountant Job Careers – Finance Trust Bank (FTB)

Job Title:  Accountant

Organisation: Finance Trust Bank (FTB)

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Finance Manager


About US:

Finance Trust Bank (FTB) was licensed as a Tier 1 Commercial Bank on 11th November, 2013, taking over the financial services business of Uganda Finance Trust Limited (MDI). Today, Finance Trust Bank is a fully-fledged commercial bank serving a clientele of over 500,000 depositors and over 37,000 borrowers, through a network of 34 branches countrywide. The bank offers a variety of Products and services including; Savings, Current accounts, Loans, Money transfer services and Bills payments to its target market which comprises of micro, small and medium entrepreneurs, salary earners and youth.


Job Summary:  The Accountant for Finance Trust Bank will prepare reconciliations and ensure proper management of the bank wide general ledger in line with FTB guide lines and best accounting practices.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Posting of internally generated requests to support Branch & HQ Operations.
  • Management of all Insurance payables
  • Fixed Assets Management
  • Grants Management in line with the requirements of IFRSs and Grant agreements.
  • Timely reconciliation of all suspense accounts and prompt resolution of any identified anomalies.
  • Revenue Assurance for all other incomes and any identified leakages followed up for timely closure.
  • Reconciliation of all staff related general ledgers.
  • Stock Management
  • Timely Support to branches on finance related matters.
  • Timely Provision of data required by both internal and external stakeholders and performing any other duties assigned from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce or Business Administration with major in Accounting
  • Part professional qualifications like ACCA, CPA will be an added advantage
  • At least (3) years’ experience in a similar position in a busy profit oriented Organisation.
  • Knowledge of accounting principles.
  • Willingness to meet deadlines on a consistent basis
  • Excellent Computer skills
  • Demonstrated high integrity, independence, objectivity, confidentiality and professionalism.
  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Good report writing and presentation skills.
  • Ability to reflect on one’s own work as well as the wider consequences of financial decisions.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work well under pressure.
  • Extreme trustworthiness.


How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested applicants should address their application to Head, Human Resource, Finance Trust Bank, Plot 115 & 121, and Katwe. P.O. Box 6972, Kampala, Uganda, and email it, as well as photocopies of academic testimonials, and a CV to The CV should include telephone contacts and email addresses of three referees, one of who should be the most recent employer.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted on Tel. Numbers 0312 222600 or 0414 341275 ONLY. Please note: As per Bank procedures, No job offers are made online.


Deadline: 30th September 2022


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