Senior Accountant Job Opportunity – Protecting Families against HIV/AIDS (PREFA)

Job Title:   Senior Accountant
Organisation: Protecting
Families against HIV/AIDS (PREFA)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
Reports to: Finance and
Administration Manager
About PREFA:
Protecting
Families against HIV/AIDS (PREFA) is an indigenous Non-Governmental
Organization (NGO) that was formed to contribute to Uganda’s efforts in enhancing
access to quality HIV/AIDS prevention, care, treatment, and support services to
families with a historical focus on Elimination of Mother-to-Child Transmission
(eMTCT) of HIV.
Job Summary: The Senior
Accountant will render support to the Finance and Administration Manager in the
finance function for the smooth operation of PREFA’s programs and activities.
Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
·        
The applicant should preferably hold a B.Com or BBA
(Accounting), or any other relevant discipline from a recognized institution.
Professional qualification; ACCA, CPA or CIMA is a must. Possession of a Master’s
degree in management is desired
·        
A minimum of five or more years’ experience in
accounting and financial management; 3 of which should have been at Senior
Accountant level.
·        
Comprehensive knowledge of donor financial
accounting procedures (multi-donor reporting) e.g. CDC/USAID, DFID rules and
regulations and clear understanding of Government of Uganda accounting
requirements.
·        
Financial management skills
·        
Good budgeting skills
·        
Excellent auditing skills.
·        
Proven management skills
·        
Excellent interpersonal skills
·        
Good communication skills.
·        
Excellent computer skills in MS Word, Excel, and at
least two accounting packages (including QuickBooks).
·        
High degree of integrity and personality
·        
Highly organised, Exemplary character.
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should send a current detailed CV,
application letter, copies of testimonials and certificates; and three
professional references with telephone and email contacts to:
The Executive
Director,
Protecting
Families against HIV/AIDS (PREFA),
Plot 71 Lithuli
Avenue Bugolobi,
P. O. Box
25769, Kampala, Uganda.
Deadline: 27th August, 2015.
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