Wednesday, 30 October 2013

Careers in Uganda at IAA Healthcare - Accountant

Job Title: Accountant

Employer: IAA Healthcare and Resolution Health East Africa

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda  

Key Responsibilities:

1. Treasury Management

Responsible for day to day treasury cash management including preparation of a cash update for the Country Manager;
Reconciliation of all cashbook to bank statements;
Review all receipts and disbursements, ascertaining correct account distribution and ensuring all support documentation is accurate and in order;

2. Taxes and Staff Payroll

Ensure accurate and timely processing and payment of commissions & payroll ;
Ensure payment of statutory payments by due date;
Ensure correct balances at all times on payroll, commission and risk premium related accounts on the general ledger;

3. Commissions Payroll

Ensure deductions from commissions & payroll are made as per agreement;

4. Debtor Management

Reconciliation of Debtors accounts with the objective resolving disputes and collecting outstanding debt;

5. Other Key Deliverables

Establish and maintain proper relations with various stakeholders within and outside the company including banks, suppliers, debtors, MSPs;
Ensure maintenance of effective internal controls to assure safeguarding of assets and reliability of financial statements;
Ensure compliance with all financial and contract reporting requirements for licensing, Audit and regulatory agencies;
6. Reporting

Preparation of the various reports including: Management Reports, Cash projection, Aged Debtors Report, Aged Suppliers Report;
In conjunction with the country manager prepare the annual company budget;
Ensure that all assets are properly recorded in the asset register and insured;
Preparation for the annual audit;
Any other duties that may be assigned from time to time;


Academic: 1st degree: commerce or business
Professional qualifications: CPA (K) or equivalent.

Skills and Knowledge:

Strong leadership skills with the ability to remain focused under pressure circumstances.
High proficiency in the use of Excel and Word
Good oral and written communication skills


Experience in the use of accounting software.
Experience in an audit firm an added advantage.
Minimum 2 years’ experience in similar position in a medium to large commercial environment.
If you believe you are a team player and would be a valuable resource to this ever growing brand

Click here to register your application

How to Apply:

Email your application to: consisting of your application letter and updated CV listing three references, quoting the position in the email subject.
Only applications registered as per step 1 with a matching CV sent to us shall be considered.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Application Deadline: 7th Nov 2013

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