Country Finance Manager Job in Kampala, Uganda

Vacant Position: Uganda Finance Manager

Location: Kampala, Uganda

Our Client is seeking to recruit a Country Finance Manager for their Uganda Office.

Job Summary: We are looking for highly talented and motivated employees who are excited to work in a fast-paced and dynamic startup environment.

Job roles and responsibilities:

  • Produce financial reports related to budgets, accounts payable, accounts receivables, expenses, etc.
  • Review, monitor and manage budgets
  • Develop and implement risk mitigation strategies
  • Oversee fixed assets register
  • Predict and monitor financial trends
  • Report and liaise with leadership regarding all financial activities in the assigned market
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual tax declarations, including payroll, operating and business taxes
  • Prepare monthly financial statements for reporting to management
  • Deliver fully auditable financial statements to external auditors
  • Any other duty as may be assigned from time to time

Knowledge, experience and qualifications required

  • 5+ years of accounting experience, preferably in retail, at a company with over $100,000 USD in annual turnover, or at a leading regional or international accounting firm
  • Prior work experience across East African markets preferred
  • Degree in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration; preference ACCA or CPA
  • Negotiation skills and the ability to develop solid relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • High degree of proficiency with accounting and administration software, preferably Quickbooks
  • A collaborative team player with integrity and a desire to work in a dynamic, fast-paced, start-up environment
  • Fluency in English (both oral and written) and the ability to communicate with sophistication within a business setting.

How to Apply

To apply, send your CV to by 15th August 2020.

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Accounting and Finance
Updated: August 4, 2020 — 5:05 pm