Accounts Officer Job Vacancies – UMA SACCO Ltd

Job Title:    Accounts Officer

Organisation: UMA SACCO Ltd

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Manager


About US:

UMA SACCO Ltd, is a Savings and Credit Cooperative Society for Medical Doctors in Uganda which was established following a resolution of the Uganda Medical Association (U.M.A) AGM of June 2011 in line with the Cooperative societies Act CAP 112 and the Cooperative societies Regulations 1993 with a vision of “A highly ethical and socio-economically empowered society of medical doctors in Uganda”. UMA SACCO has its Head Office in Kampala but extending services to all members wherever they may be in and out of Uganda.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Coordinate the overall operation of the Finance department
  • Report on the SACCO’s financial status
  • Ensure timely preparation of trial balances on monthly basis
  • Prepare monthly reports and analyze ratios
  • Prepare accurate annual financial statements on a timely basis
  • Participate in preparation of annual budgets, funds flow statements, and anticipated capital expenditures to be approved by the AGM
  • Monitor and manage the SACCO’s budget according to approved budgets
  • Ensure that the budget allocations are not exceeded and revenue targets are met and advise management accordingly.
  • Develop and implement cost control measures to reduce operational costs based on targets agreed upon with the Manager.
  • Ensure effective and safe utilization of the SACCO’s assets.
  • Ensure that the SACCO holds sufficient but not excess liquidity according to policies and procedures.
  • Ensure that the financial structure meets targets agreed upon with the Manager or specified in strategic plan that increasingly adhere to.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a University Degree in business administration with finance /accounting as a major.
  • CPA/ACCA or level 3 is an added advantage
  • Diploma in co-operative management
  • At least three years of experience as Accounting Officer in an accounting/finance office in a financial Institution.
  • Demonstrated successful experience in financial management, banking, and credit
  • Computer literacy skills
  • Age: 25 -35 Years


How to Apply:

All interested applicants should send a cover letter and CV to the The Secretary, UMA SACCO Ltd, P.O. Box 2243 Kampala.  On email copy and


All attachments should be in one document either word or PDF format not exceeding 10Mbs


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