Oil Company Jobs – Accountant – Sinopec (Uganda)

Job Title:  Accountant

Organisation: Sinopec (Uganda)

Duty Station:  Uganda


About US:

Sinopec International Petroleum Service Corporation (Sinopec Service) is a fully owned subsidiary of Sinopec Group, which ranks No. 2 in Global Fortune 500 in 2020. Sinopec Service is engaged in the provision of all project phases service for various sectors, including oil & gas, power, buildings, roads and bridges etc. We are looking for Construction and Project support personnel.


Key Duties and Responsibilities: The primary responsibilities of this position include:

  • Filing on a monthly basis VAT, PAYE, NSSF, WHT and LST when it’s due.
  • Updating the general ledger including the prime books of entry on a monthly basis.
  • Liaise with URA and other external auditors in matters relating to tax as well as provide the necessary tax information for both internal and external audit purposes upon request.
  • Handling the refund of VAT and CIT, which includes communicating with URA and providing the supporting documents to URA.
  • Raising EFRIS Invoices.
  • Preparing financial management accounts in the format required monthly- Statement of Financial Position (Balance Sheet), Statement of Compressive income (P&L), Schedules to support Balance Sheet and Statement of Compressive income (P&L) and the Trial balance, all of which will be prepared using an accounting software in English language.
  • Maintaining an adequate filing system for invoices, payment vouchers, returns, payment receipts.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a business-related degree in Finance, Accounting, Statistics, Economics, Business Administration with accounts qualification in MBA, CPA, ACCA or Tax Administration will be an added advantage.
  • Five years of working experience in large companies.
  • Good analytical, communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills.
  • Good knowledge and proficiency in Excel and Power Point.
  • Analytical and quantitative reasoning ability.
  • Ability to work independently with a high level of initiative and sense of urgency.
  • A strong attention to detail.
  • Successful candidates with relevant experience and recognized expertise in large onshore/offshore oil and gas EPC projects will be preferred.
  • The working environment is multicultural and demands considerable experience in the project process working with International Clients and Contractors.
  • Strong communication skills, fluent spoken and written English,
  • Chinese competency will be a plus.


How to Apply:

All candidates should merge their applications into one single pdf document to hrsinopec.ug@outlook.com with file name format as “position+major+name”. Only candidates who been deemed to have fully met the requirements of the roles will be contacted for interviews.


NB: If you have not been contacted directly within two weeks of your application, then you have not been successful. In support of our commitment to the development of the local community, Ugandan national applicants will be given priority.


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Date Posted 2022-10-09
Valid Through 2022-12-09
Hiring Organization Sinopec International Petroleum Service Corporation (Sinopec Uganda)
Job Location , , , 0256, Uganda