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Monday, May 29, 2017

Accounts Assistant Job at Reach the Youth Uganda ( RTY ) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Accounts Assistant

Jobs at:
Reach the Youth Uganda ( RTY )

Deadline of this Job:
not later than 9thJune 2017

Duty Station:
Kasese Field Office with regular travel to Kamwenge and Kyenjojo

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Job details:
Reach The Youth Uganda (RTY) is a youth focused organization implementing projects in the Greater Masaka region and in the districts of Kyenjojo, Kasese and Kamwenge. With Support from USAID/Catholic Relief Services under Sustainable Outcomes for Children and Youth (SOCY) Project, RTY is implementing the SOCY project in the districts of Kasese, Kyenjojo and Kamwenge. To strengthen project implementation, RTY wishes to recruit a project Accountant based in Kampala-RTY Head Office and Accounts Assistant based in Kasese.
Position: Accounts Assistant
Location: Kasese Field Office with regular travel to Kamwenge and Kyenjojo
Report to: Project Accountant
Works Closely with: Project Coordinators and Field Officer
Fuctions/ Duties: Same as above but at field level.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
He/ She will prepare cash books (manual and computerized), carry out timely bank reconciliations for Kasese, Kamwenge and Kyenjojo field offices, carry out periodic stock taking, prepare and submit monthly Liquidation reports and advance request to the Accountant, ensure timely payments to creditors in Kasese, Kamwenge & Kyenjojo, prepare income and expenditure statements as and when necessary, produce timely accounting reports in liaison with the Accountant, Maintain up-too ate financial and assets records.
Minimum Academic Qualifications:
  • Degree in Accounting or Finance. A relevant post graduate qualification in finance is an added advantage. Professional course in CPA or ACCA, at least
  •  Level 2 will be an added advantage
  • 3-year’s cumulative working experience in a similar position in a reputable organization, preferably an NGO.
Special Knowledge: Proficiency in finance and accounting software's Microsoft office packages, timely filing of records under secure environment.
Key Skills:
Cash management, Accounting, Budgeting, Analytical and Negotiation and Motorcycle riding skills.
Job application procedure
interested and qualified individuals should send their applications, CV, cover letters and copies of academic documents to:
The Human Resource Manager,
Tel: +256 700 200 431 or
Plot 1676 Bukoto-Kisasi Road
P. O. Box 24928, Kampala not later than 9thJune 2017.
Only Short listed candidates will be contacted.