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Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Accountant Job at Kenya Re - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Accountant [ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: NGO , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at: Kenya Re

Deadline of this Job:
16th September 2019
Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

Date Posted: Monday, August 26, 2019 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed
Kenya Re Insurance Corporation United kenya Poll leading insurer and located at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE. It is ISO 9001:2015 Certified and ISO 27001:2013 Certified Kenya Re is rated B Far by AM Best and AA by the Global Credit Rating Company (3CF. Kenya Re now seeks to recruit and the following positions in Uganda .

Job Responsibilities:
The purpose of the role is to prepare, develop and analyze key financial Information to facilitate Management's decision-making. The position will provide high-quality support by using with other departments on all finance matters, budgetary management and control. The position will be responsible for financial reporting and submission of statutory returns to authorities.
The selected candidate will report to the Regional Manager in Liganda.
• Monitoring and enhancing Accounts Payables process to ensure all invoices are timely and accurately paid.
• Preparing and monitoring of subtidary's annual financial budget
• Preparing the monthly payroll
• Ensuring the Corporation in Nily complaint on all taxation issues and ensures all deadlines are fully met
• Allocating and matching of reinsurance receipts and payments and managing the petty cash
• Preparing monthly bank reconciliations.
• Coordinating the tagging of Fixed Assets upon acquisition prior to assignment and payment for the same.
• Recording all Fixed Asset acquisitions, retirements and transfers, as well as monthly depreciation in Oracle,
• always ensuring all information is up-to-date
• Monthly reconciliation of all vendor accounts within set deadlines
• Fling of all accounts payable documents on a timely base and in an easily retrievable manner.
• Preparing accounts schedules for internet, interim and annual audits and timely resolution of audit queries.
• Any other duties assigned by Management

Job Skills: Not Specified

Job Qualifications:
• Applicants should be holders of a Bachelor's degree in Accounting Finance or any busin -related field from recognized university
• They should be Qualified Accountants with an equivalent of CPA US/ACCA or any other equivalent
• Internationally recognized professional qualification
• They should have three years of accounting experience and a thorough understanding of International
• Financial Reporting Standard FRS
• In addition, they should have the ability to meet strict deadlines and work without supervision, have excellent
• knowledge and hands-on working experience in operating MS O u t Experience he working with Oracle Financials will be an added advantage
• They should have excellent interpersonal and communication ,be able to operate in a performance driven environment and be a team player with the ablity to work under pressure to meet dead Ines.

Job Education Requirements: Not Specified

Job Experience Requirements: Not Specified

Job application procedure
Kenya Re is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the grounds of gender, color, race, religion, natural origin, age or physical disability
An appropriate remuneration package will be offered to successful candidates. Applicants should indicate on the CV their current/last salary and whether they are persons living with disability. They should post or email as attachments their CV and cover letter quoting the relevant Job Ref No. outlining how they meet requirements for the position to:
The Human Resource Manager Kenya Reinsurance Corporation Limited PO Box 30271, 00100 GPO INAIROBI
E-mail: Closing Date: 16 September 2019

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