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Saturday, March 9, 2019

Accountant Job at Soroti Fruits Limited - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Accountant

Jobs at:
Soroti Fruits Limited


Deadline of this Job:
Friday 22nd March 2019
Duty Station:
Soroti , Uganda , East Africa , 00256 , UG

Summary
Date Posted: 8th March 2019 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full_Time , Currency: UGX , Value: 2000000 , Minimum: 1400000 , Maximum: 6000000 , Period: MONTH
JOB DETAILS:
SOROTI FRUITS LIMITED (SOFTE) is a fruit processing plant and a subsidiary of Uganda Development Corporation (UDC). The company islo produce ready to drink fruit juice as well as concentrates from Ugandan produced fruits notably Oranges, Mangoes and Pineapples. SOFTEtherefore invites applications from stable candidates to the vacant position below
3. Job Title & Number of Vacancies: Accountant
Reports to: Finance and Administration Manager
Duty Station. Soroti
Job Summary:
Provide routine financial management & accounting support relating to budget execution, preparing financial statements, tracking accountability and supervision of day to day operations
Main Duties
• Compare analyze financial information and prepare financial statements including monthly and annual accounts.
• Prepare budgets taking care of funds to pay bills and salaries to employees.
• Produce and file reports with accuracy and detail and submit timely francial reports
• Oversee accurate and appropriate recording and analysis of revenues and expenses ie, handing cash, potty cash and cheques.
• Monitor and support taxation documents, ie tax returns.
• Prepare payment invoices
• Handle Bank reconciliations
• Perform Inter account transfers.
• Data entry in the accounting system.
• Keep records and manage debtors and creditors.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
• Bachelor's degree in Finance and Accounting OR Bachelor's degree with a bas in accounting option from a recognized university higher institution of learning
• Full or part professional qualifications in accountancy obtained from a recognized awarding institution by the Institute of Certified Accountants of Uganda
• At Least 3 years working experience in an accounting vir ment especially in a factory setting
• Proficiency in the use of Accounting software preferably QuickBooks.
• Computer literate: proficient in Microsoft word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint
• Self-Driven Strong communication and problem solving skills.
• A team player with ability to work under pressure

Job application procedure
Applications accompanied with detailed curriculum Vitae, copies of academic transcripts and certificates, telephone contact, names and addresses of three referees should be addressed to
The Chief Executive Officer,
Soroti Fruits Limited,
Plot 1-4, Pineapple Road, Soros Industrial & Business Park, Arapai,
P.O.Box 154, Soroti.
Online Applications: hr_softe@udc.go.ug
Deadline for receipt of applications: Friday 22nd March 2019