Fresher Assistant Accountant Job Opportunities – Pesapal

Job Title:   Assistant Accountant (Fresher Jobs)

Organisation: Pesapal

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

REF: HR/003-01-24


About US:

Pesapal provides a simple, safe and secure platform for individuals and businesses to make and accept payments in Africa. Pesapal payments work on a computer as well as directly from a handset. We partner with banks, mobile network operators and credit card companies to give consumers as many payment options as possible.


Job Summary:   The Assistant Accountant will provide essential support to the accounts and finance team in general, providing day-to-day support spanning the various financial duties:


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance of invoices and receipts
  • Daily posting of Transactions to the ERP system
  • Periodic Account and General Ledger reconciliations
  • Verification of account balances to rectify inconsistencies in financial records.
  • Closing of finance related tickets
  • Assisting in creation of financial documents such as bills, invoices, pay-orders, payables, receivables, and purchase orders.
  • Preparation and presentation of reports of financial activities
  • Assisting with general accounts payable and accounts receivable duties
  • Coordination of procurement activities

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Accounting, Finance or any related field
  • CPA Certification is a plus
  • One year of experience in money management
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills;
  • Exceptional analytical skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office particularly with Excel
  • Knowledge of accepted accounting principles and practices, QuickBooks, ERP
  • Rapid response time
  • Good planning, research and organizational skills


How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should submit ONLY their C.V. and an application letter to


NB: Certificates and testimonials need NOT be attached.


Deadline: 19th January 2024


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Date Posted 2024-01-17
Valid Through 2024-01-19
Employment Type FULL_TIME
Hiring Organization Pesapal
Job Location Kampala, Kampala, Kampala , 0256, Uganda

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