Accountant NGO Job Careers – Hospice Africa Uganda (HAU)

Job Title:        Accountant
Organization: Hospice
Africa Uganda (HAU)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
About US:
Since 1993, Hospice
Africa Uganda (HAU) (national organization) has promoted modern methods of pain
and symptom control as well as “whole-person” (holistic) care for patients
living with cancer and HIV/AIDS. HAU strives to uphold excellent clinical
standards and provide quality education courses and advocacy activities to
promote the spread of palliative care throughout Uganda and Africa. Hospice
Africa Uganda has a head office in Kampala, site offices in Mbarara and Hoima
Districts.
Job Summary:  The Accountant will manage financial resources
effectively and efficiently while complying with HAU financial policies and
best international practices.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·        
Ensures
that the cash management process is effectively and efficiently done
·        
Maintains
accurate financial records of HAU; including Debtors and creditors; Coordinates
tuition payment plans for the students according to the fees policy;
·        
Prepare
as needed weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports and analysis;
·        
Support
and guide HAU team members in financial matters;
·        
Prepare
donor reports as designated by supervisor;
·        
Prepare
and constantly update the Finance office procedures manual
·        
Post all
primary transactions into the HAU computerized accounting system and in time;
·        
Manage
the setup and maintenance of computerized accounting records; Develops coding
processes for student waivers and exemptions
·        
Ensure
that bank reconciliations are done timely and accurately for all HAU Banks
Accounts and maintain sound working relationships with banks and other
financial institutions in accordance with state statutes
·        
Assist
in the preparation of internal and external audit programs and participate in
the entire audit process
·        
Able to
prepare and examine financial data and processing the same, for review,
analysis, and report.
·        
Able to
implement and advise other team members on best procurement practices



Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
·        
The
applicant must hold a Degree in Accounting with; ACCA, CPA or CIMA; Accounting
professional qualification;
·        
Three
years of cumulative working experience in the same field. Experience in a health
Institution work environment is an added advantage.
How to Apply:
All qualified and
interested candidates may hand deliver, email or post a detailed resume with a
typed cover letter indicating three work-related referees to the address below.
Emails must not exceed 2MB.
The Human Resource
and Administration Manager,
Hospice Africa
Uganda,
Plot 130,  Makindye Rd,
P.O. Box 7757 Kampala
Email: info@hospiceafrica.or.ug
Deadline: 4th October 2019
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