Finance Manager Vacancy in Kampala, Uganda

Vacant Position: Finance Manager

Job Ref: EHC/1060/18

Location: Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Director Finance

Supervises: Financial / Accounting division

The Role: The Finance Manager will be responsible for day to day operation of the financial department. His/her main scope includes administering accounting policies and procedures, preparing and interpreting financial statements and management reports, assisting in budgetary control and all contractual matters in different areas

Responsibilities

  • Advising the management on appropriate business planning and help in decision making processes to ensure that the business is financially successful.
  • Collating, preparing and interpreting reports, budgets, accounts, commentaries and financial statements
  • Undertaking strategic analysis and assisting with strategic planning
  • Producing long-term business plans
  • Undertaking research into pricing, competitors and factors affecting performance
  • Controlling income, cash flow and expenditure
  • Managing budgets
  • Developing and managing financial systems and models
  • Carrying out business modelling and risk assessments
  • Supervising staff
  • Liaising with managerial staff and other colleagues.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Business Administration, Accounting or related.
  • Professional qualification i.e. ACCA or CPA.
  • Experience in financial management especially in ICT is highly desirable
  • Proficiency in Accounting software preferably SAP, Oracle, PASTEL, SAGE, QuickBooks
  • Professional qualifications with one of the accountancy bodies i.e. CPA or ACCA
  • Over 10 years’ experience in financial Management at Managerial level
  • Good knowledge of tax regulations and reporting requirements for Uganda
  • A relevant postgraduate qualification and/or previous work experience gained in manufacturing environment would be preferred
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Self-motivation, commercial awareness
  • Initiative and the ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent problem-solving, analytical
  • Technical, IT and numerical abilities are highly required.

Key Requirements

  • Ability to build structures and manage a robust team
  • A team player, with exposure to multi-cultural set ups
  • Highly tech in accounting systems
  • Good presentation skills
  • Experienced in strategy

To apply for this position, send your CV to recruitment@eaglehr.co.ke by 26th February, 2018 quoting the position in the subject line, current and expected salary.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted


Accounting and Finance
Updated: January 29, 2018 — 7:19 pm