Financial Accounting Supervisor -. JESA FARM DAIRY



uganda - kampala full-time Closing date - 10/07/2019

Job Summary

Minimum qualification: Bachelors degree

Minimum years of experience: 3

Required languages: English

Job Description

Purpose of the Job:

Supports financial reporting and decision-making information by collecting, analyzing, investigating, and reporting financial data.

Responsible for the integrity of the accounting system/GL and the implementation of the internal controls.

Reports to:

Finance Manager

Interfaces with:

  • Accountants in the department
  • Department heads
  • External and internal auditors


  • Oversee the recording of financial transactionsto ensure that they are correctly posted in accordance with proper accounting standards and principles
  • Develop and implement standards for effective record keeping and data management
  • Prepares monthly financial statements in a timely manner by collecting data; analysing and investigating variances; summarizing data, information, and trends
  • Implements strategies effective for improving the internal controls and operational efficiency of the company.
  • Complies with regulatory tax filing requirements by studying regulations; adhering to requirements; advising management on required actions;
  • Calculating estimated tax payments; assembling data for quarterly and annual tax filings.
  • Responds to financial inquiries by gathering, analyzing, summarizing, and interpreting data.
  • Provides financial advice by studying operational issues; applying financial principles and practices; developing recommendations.
  • Prepares special reports by studying variances; preparing budgets; developing forecasts.
  • Support internal and external auditors during their reviews and prepare requested schedules as necessary.
  • Updates job knowledge by keeping current with tax regulations and accepted accounting practices
  • Accomplishes finance and organization mission by completing related results as needed.

Special Skills

  • Excellent analytical and communication skills.
  • Strong time management skills and deadline oriented
  • Strong personal computer background.
  • Ability to research and interpret accounting standards and tax regulations
  • Ability to work under broad directions
  • Ability to motivate and lead a team of professionals.

Must be a Certified ACCA Accountant.

How to Apply

Please send your CV and cover letter with 3 work related referees to the address and e-mail below. Applications may not exceed 2MBs. Email: People Performance Group, Plot 8 Kitante Close, P.O. Box 12405, Kampala, Ugandaā€¯ While we thank all applicants for your interest, only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Any form of lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification

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