Job Title: SENIOR ACCOUNTANT – LIFE
Responsible for applying accounting principles and procedures to analyse financial information, prepare accurate and timely financial reports and statements and ensure appropriate accounting control procedures
Primary responsibility is to prepare financial statements and supporting schedules according to monthly close schedule
Supervise the input of financial data and reports for the for the company automated financial systems
Facilitate and complete monthly close procedures
Analyze revenues, commissions and expenses to ensure they are recorded appropriately on a monthly basis
Prepare monthly account reconciliations
Prepare and review budget, revenue, expense, payroll entries, invoices and other accounting transactions
Assist with analyzing financial statements on a monthly basis and report on variances
Ensure custody of all financial documents
Monitor and review accounting and system related reports for accuracy and completeness
Work with both internal and external auditors during financial and operational audits
Prepare tax returns and corporate reporting requirements as may be required.
Assist with quarterly producer commission reports; analyzing and correcting discrepancies
Assist in documentation and monitoring of internal controls
Bachelor’s or higher degree in Accounting or Finance
CPA qualification or equivalent
5 years relevant experience.
How to apply:
Interested candidates should send a cover letter with a detailed CV including present position, current remuneration, and phone contacts of 3 professional referees and copies of professional/educational certificates and send it to: recruitment [at] uap.co.ug
NOTE: The attachments should not exceed 2MB
Closing date of applications: 8th February 2013.