Accountant – Costing Job Opportunities – Uganda Printing and Publishing Corporation (UPPC)

Job Title:     Accountant – Costing
Organisation: Uganda
Printing and Publishing Corporation (UPPC)
Duty Station: Entebbe,
Reports to: Finance and
Accounting Manager
About US:
Uganda Printing and Publishing
Corporation (UPPC) is a body corporate established by the UPPC Act 1992 Cap.30
as a leading Government printer mandated to provide printing and publishing
facilities to the government ministries, departments, and parastatal bodies
.private companies, individuals and organizations. The corporation prints and
publishes all government legislation and documents and undertakes security
printing works.
Job Summary: The Accountant
– Costing will manage the costing function of the Corporation with the aim of
improving its effectiveness, efficiency and competitiveness.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assist in the job costing and processing of quotations for clients;
  • Participating in preparation of payments;
  • Keeping record of client work tickets and
    passing on information to production for action in time;
  • Tasked with preparing and processing payments
    according to budget;
  • Participating in stock management;
  • Invoicing clients;
  • Checking Kampala office daily, weekly and
    monthly returns;
  • Compile and file monthly tax returns; VAT, PAYE
    and WHT returns;
  • Preparing monthly financial statements to the
  • Work on Income tax clearances;
  • Post
    and maintain creditor’s ledger in the system;
  • Post receipts from clients into the system;
  • Posting financial transactions in automated
    accounting system;
  • Perform any other duty as you may be assigned
    from time to time;

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    ideal candidate should preferably hold a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Commerce (Finance or
    accounting), Business Administration (Accounting or Finance) or Business
    Statistics or Computing
  • Possession of a Professional qualification e.g.
    ACCA, CPA, CIMA, CIA etc;
  • Five years of working experience in an accounting field;
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and
interested candidates are encouraged to send their applications and updated CVs
with CERTIFIED copies of academic transcripts and certificates, postal,
telephone, and Email address to:
Chairman, Board of Directors,
Uganda Printing and Publishing
P.O. Box 33, Entebbe, Uganda.
NB: Please mark the
envelope with the job applied for in CAPITAL LETTERS and include applicant
names and three professional referees. 
Deadline: 29th January 2018 by 5:00pm
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