Head Finance Job Placement – Insurance Institute of Uganda (IIU)

Job Title:     Head Finance
Organisation: Insurance Institute of Uganda (IIU)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to:
Chief Executive Officer
About US:
The Insurance
Institute of Uganda (IIU) was established in 1964 as a training arm of the
Uganda’s Insurance sector with a mandate to carry out education, training and
Professional development in the sector. It is also the representative of the
professional body under the law.
Job Summary:  The Head Finance will contribute to the
attainment of the Institute’s business objectives by:
  • Providing strategic direction in the areas of financial management
  • Oversee the development of all necessary policies and procedures to
    ensure standardization in those areas.
  • Ensuring all the financial resources and Financial Record of the
    institute are management efficiently and effectively.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Insurance Institute of Uganda (IIU) Head
    Finance should hold a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business
    Administration, management, Finance or related field.
  • A Master degree in Accounting, Business Administration, management
    or related field is required.
  • Full ACCA /GPA is a must.
  • At least eight years of relevant experience 4 of which should be at
    senior management level and 2 years of interaction with the Board.
  • Exposed to performance management and business planning.
  • Required Competencies (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)
  • Knowledge of Accounting Policies and Procedures
  • in depth understanding of International Financial Reporting
  • Strategic thinking skills
  • Good managerial supervisory skills.
  • Analytical mind with strong orientation to financial analysis.
  • Ability and experience in communicating with all levels of
    management regarding management information needs.
  • Good planning and organization skills.
  • Strong report writing skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines.
  • A person with high integrity.
  • Computer literacy and knowledge of personal computers and software
    packages such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, Quickbooks. Working
    knowledge of financial modeling.
How to Apply:
All candidates
should send their applications addressed and delivered to:
The Head of HR &
The Insurance
Institute Of Uganda,
P.O. Box 4184, Block
A Victoria Park, Okot Close
Bukoto Kampala
Deadline: 25th January 2019 by 5:00 PM
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