Assistant Accountant Jobs – Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries (MAAIF)


Job Title:        Assistant Accountant

Ministry of Agriculture, Animal and Fisheries (MAAIF)

Duty Station:
Entebbe, Uganda


About US:

GIZ- Responsible
Fisheries Business Chain Project (RFBCP) in Partnership with the Ministry of
Agriculture, Animal and Fisheries (MAAIF) is implementing various activities in
the Directorate of Fisheries Resources (DIFR), Department of Fisheries
Regulation, Control and Quality Assurance in Entebbe.


Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Work with accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll.
  • Process incoming payments.
  • Receive, process, and reconcile statements.
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements.
  • Generate and review monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports.
  • Prepare for audit exercises.
  • Ensure compliance with accounting procedures as per the grant
  • Maintain accurate records, including ledgers, journals, receipts,
    and invoices.
  • Perform administrative and any other tasks as may be assigned.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy, A
    Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance, Bachelor of Commerce
    (Accounting) and/or Bachelor of Business Administration (Accounting
    Option) from a recognized institution
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in entering financial
  • Outstanding mathematics and research skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Deadline-driven with excellent time management ability


How to Apply:

All suitably
qualified and interested Ugandan candidates should HAND DELIVER their
applications in the Security registry on the address below;


The Permanent

Ministry of
Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries,

P.O Box 102 Entebbe-


Applicants should
attach copies of their Academic and Professional qualifications including a
copy of the National Identity Card.


Note: Female
candidates and people with Disabilities are strongly advised to apply. MAAIF
Projects are equal opportunities employers. Therefore, any form of canvassing
will lead to automatic cancellation of one’s application. All services are
offered free of charge, therefore, no money is required at any stage of


Deadline: 25th September 2020 by 5:00pm


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