2 Grant Thornton Entry Level Job Vacancies – Outsourcing Associates

Organisation: Grant Thornton
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
About Us:
Grant Thornton is one of the world’s leading organisations of
independent assurance, tax and advisory services. Grant Thornton Uganda is a
member of Grant Thornton International Limited, with offices in Kampala and
Jinja. Grant Thornton boosts an opportunity to be part of 38,500 dynamic people
working cohesively to provide seamless services to clients in more than 130
countries across the globe.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Carry out accurate book keeping using
    accounting software including payroll and stock functions using
    multi-currency features for various clients
  • Compile and prepare compliance checklists,
    make VAT, PAYE, NSSF and Withholding Tax computations and file online
    returns with URA
  • Meet deadlines agreed upon with the
    clients and keep clients posted with regular updates on the progress of
    the work
  • Mentor and coach trainees and interns
    regularly and delegate the work effectively
  • Attend regular trainings organised by the
Qualifications, Skills & Experience:
  • The
    candidates should preferably hold first class honours degrees majoring in
    Accounts from a reputed university
  • Extensive
    working knowledge of accounting software used in Uganda
  • Hold
    professional accounting qualification CPA/ ACCA may have an added
  • Past
    experience in similar positions for at least a year to two years would be
    an added advantage
  • Excellent numerical and analytical skills
  • Willingness to work under supervision and
    learn new -i skills quickly
  • Highly results-oriented and able to meet
    tight deadlines
  • Computer literacy skills i.e. working
    knowledge of various Microsoft packages
  • Keen adherence to the highest degree of
    professional standards and strict client confidentiality.
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Possess a strong work initiative and the
    ability to adapt to new challenges and ideas
How to Apply:
All candidates should send
their detailed CVs with referees (testimonials will be required at the time of
personal interview if selected) by to: recruitment@ug.gt.com
NB: For Inquiries, You can
visit our office, Grant Thornton, Plot 5, Katego Road, Off. Kira Road, Opp.
British High Commission, Kampala, Uganda, Phone: 0414 535145 (0312 266850 Fax:
0414 533771
Deadline: 31st July 2014

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