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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Accounts Assistant Job at A reputable Organisation - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Accounts Assistant 

Jobs at:
A reputable Organisation 

Deadline of this Job:
7th December, 2018 

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda 

Date Posted: 14th November 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time

A reputable Organisation wishes to invite suitably qualified applications for the underlisted vacant positions. Specific qualifications and attributes required are mentioned along each post, while general requirements include the following:
  • Excellent literacy skills: should be able to read, speak and write fluently and comprehensively.
  • Strong and pleasant inter—personal skills, with an ability to work effectively at all levels.
  • Strong initiative, drive and ambition to succeed
  • Willingness to learn new and/or practical skills.
  • Age range between 23 to 35 years.
  • Should be computer literate.
  • Experience, if any, is an added advantage.
Position: Accounts Assistant
Location: Headquarters

Bachelor of Commerce, Business Administration or any other field, with bias in Accounting or Finance. Part ll of professional qualification (e.g. ACCA, CPA).

Desirable attributes:
  • Good technical accounting and skills.
  • Ability to present adequate working papers to enable the supervi sor to evaluate work done and matters to be reported.
  • Act in a professional and ethical manner at all times including observing the confidential nature of the accounting profession.
  • Highly organised with strong organisational and planning skills, ability to prioritise tasks and deliver assigned accounts tasks in line with the work plan.
  • Ability to analyse large amounts of data and to compile timely reports.
  • Goods IT skills.
Job Description
  • Processing of Registration Certificates.
  • Receipt of revenue collections.
  • Handling of banking transactions as shall be assigned.
  • Maintaining of Debtor’s Ledger and their regular reconciliation.
  • Maintaining of Creditor‘s Ledger and their regular reconciliation.
  • Maintaining of cash books and payment registers as shall be assigned.
  • Assisting in the maintenance and posting of the General ledger and sub ledgers.
  • Preparation of Payment Vouchers, Registration Certificates and other accounting documents.
  • Maintaining Subsidiary Books of Accounts.
  • Assist in preparation of statutory returns and their submission to the relevant authorities.
  • Any other duties that shall be assigned by Management.
Job application procedure
Hand-written applications, attaching a copy of the C.V and relevant testimonials, should be addressed and submitted to Voucher No 654, c/o The New Vision Printing & Publishing Co Ltd, Kampala. The application should be sealed in an envelope and clearly marked with the Post one is applying for. Deadline for submission is Friday 7th December, 2018 at 4:00pm. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for further considerations.