Entry Level Accountant Billing Job Opportunities – Liquid Telecom

Job Title:      Accountant Billing

Organization: Liquid Telecom

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Finance Manager


About US:

Liquid Telecom is the leading independent data, voice and IP
provider in eastern, central and southern Africa. It supplies fiber optic,
satellite and international carrier services to Africa’s largest mobile network
operators, ISPs and businesses of all sizes. Liquid Telecom also provides
payment solutions to financial institutions and retailers, as well as award
winning data storage and communication solutions to businesses across Africa
and beyond.


Job Summary:    The Accountant Billing will be responsible
for assuring billing accuracy and timeliness, this includes creating the
service order and invoicing process. Provides support to the accounts
receivables process through the financial billing reports.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

Billing and revenue assurance

Raises Local Service Orders for all new sales
orders capturing both NRR and MRR revenue figures

Generates bills/invoices for all projects
implemented and completed by SDU and forwarded for billing. Including billing
for HAI and VAS – domain hosting, Firewall, virtualization among other services

Stops billing for all terminated and/or
disconnected circuits ensuring they are not billed and notice periods are
adhered to

Generates credit notes to correct billing errors
and for SLA rebates ensuring the proper approval process is followed

Proposes provisions for credit notes to account
receivable as per LTU credit policy

Enforces billing contractual terms per contract
between LTU and clients

Customer accounts set up and maintenance

Opens new accounts for new customers upon
confirming that proper approvals have been adhered to

Updates customer records with latest updates as
required from time to time

Customer Relations Management

Maintains high customer satisfaction in the area
of billing

Maintains the efficient control, logging, and
resolution of customer billing enquiries and/or disputes

Liaises closely with interdepartmental resources
while solving customer complaints

Churn Alert

Notifies NAM and Customer experience manager of
any form of churn indication in the day to day dealing with customers


Generates daily/weekly and monthly reports
detailing the revenue activity, including, churn, credit notes, short term and
long term deferred reports and any other reports that may be required from time
to time


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

The ideal candidate for the Liquid Telecom Accountant
Billing job must possess the following:

Degree – BCOM or business administration
majoring in Accounting and finance is an added advantage (Essential)

Certified Credit Control Professional
Qualification will be an added advantage (Desirable)

CPA II or ACCA II (Desirable)

A minimum of two years of experience preferably
in the telecommunication industry

Extensive knowledge of Billing, receipting, and
accounting packages.

Proficient in using computer software (e.g.
Excel) and accounting application systems

Knowledge of Billing, ERP, and accounting

Demonstrate commercial awareness – an interest
in business and an understanding of the wider environment in which an
organization operates: its customers, competitors e.t.c

Very strong Communication Skills and the ability
to express complex technical concepts effectively, both verbally and in

Highly self-motivated and directed.

Keen attention to detail.

Ability to effectively prioritize and execute
tasks in a high-pressure environment.

Experience working in a team-oriented,
collaborative environment.


How to Apply:

All applications should be submitted to hr.uganda@liquidtelecom.com


Deadline: 2nd
September 2020


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