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WANDERA BENARD
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ACCOUNTANT

Phone Number: +256773301715
Date of Birth: 26/08/1982
Gender: male
Marital Status: Single
Salary Expectation: 5,000,000
Driving Permit: Yes
Personal Statement:

A finance management professional and a Certified Public Accountant with over 8 years’
experience particularly in areas of Financial management, process and control
governance, Lecturing Finance and Accounting
I am a hardworking person who enjoys contributing towards the success of an
Organization. I believe in teamwork, value adding principles, transparency and timely
execution of duties in an organized and prioritized way. I have good interpersonal skills and
able to manage both time and resources to maximize productivity

Education

2 YEARS

MASTERS IN FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT at AMITY UNIVERSITY IN CONJUCTION WITH MAKERERE UNIVERSITY

MFC – 1ST CLASS

3 YEARS

BACHELOR OF COMMERCE- ACCOUNTING OPTION at MAKERERE UNIVERSITY

BCOM- 2ND UPPER

2.5 YEARS

CPA-U at INSTITUTE OF CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS OF UGANDA

CPA

1.5 YEARS

CERTIFIED TAX ADVISOR at INSTITUTE OF CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS OF UGANDA

CTA

Experience

5 years

Senior Consulting Officer at Uganda School of Professional Development

1. Conducting training’s in the are of accounting, financial management, internal controls, risk management and working capital management, behavioral finance, Corporate Tax Planning, Financial Engineering, Treasury management and Portfolio management 2. Conducted the Training of the Bank of Uganda finance department training in Finance management, accounting and internal controls in Nairobi (Kenya) – May 2014 3.Conducting consultancy services to Certified public accountants (CPA-U) in the areas of Taxation, Financial Reporting, Management Decision and Control, Internal Public sector accounting standards, IFRS and Audit, Advanced Financial Reporting 4. Provide advisory services to organisation on tax, In-house training, Financial management, internal controls and accounting. 5. Planning and cordination of trainings

3 Years

Finance & Administration Manager at CFAO MOTORS

1. Prepare financial statements, business activity reports, and forecasts, 2. Monitor financial details to ensure that legal requirements are met, 3. Supervise employees who do financial reporting and budgeting, 4. Review company financial reports and seek ways to reduce costs, 5. Analyze market trends to find opportunities for expansion or for acquiring other companies, 6. Help management make financial decisions. 7. Preparing the monthly and annual budgets, giving guidance to heads of department on how to prepare their departmental budgets, and consolidating them into the overall company operating and capital budgets 8. Preparing accurate and timely monthly budget, Variance analysis, ratios analysis and reporting 9. Preparing timely monthly cash flow statements, statutory accounts, management accounts and all the necessary end of year financial schedules 10. Preparing period creditors’ ageing analysis and outstanding balances are supported by invoices, Preparing payment vouchers and ensuring timely payment of creditors

6 months

Accountant at SpearMotors Uganda Limited

1. Liaising with clients (individuals or businesses) and providing financial information and advice; 2. Reviewing the company’s systems and analyzing risk; 3. performing tests to check financial information and systems; 4. Advising on tax planning within current legislation to enable to minimize their tax liability and tax issues associated with activities such as business sales, disposals, and VAT; 5. Maintaining accounting records and preparing accounts according to International Financial Reporting standards and management information. 6. Detecting and preventing fraud (forensic accounting); 7.Managing junior colleagues. 8. Liaising with internal and external auditors and dealing with any financial irregularities as they arise; 9. Producing reports and recommendations following internal audits and statutory audits;

3 years

Senior Audit Officer at Kakira Sugar Limited

1. Ensuring that payments or revenues are within the financial rules of the company. Checking arithmetic accuracy of transactions and coding of accounts according to the chart of accounts. Verification of out grower’s records and reconciliation. Reconciling VAT, PAYE, Withholding tax and NSSF. 2. Monitors and evaluates the adequacy and effectiveness of the System of Internal Control . 3. Makes recommendations to management about improving the operational, financial and governance control systems with a view to attaining best value for money . 4. Internal Audit provides a consulting service for Management to aid the identification of risks and to advise on the implementation of systems of control in order to minimise financial operational and governance risks 5. Provides an objective assurance for management and other stakeholders 6. Monitors and assesses compliance with the company policies and procedures. 7. Assists management in identifying risks associated with their activities 8. Provides analysis, advice and information to management 9. Advises management on the implementation of controls for new systems/project 10. Internal Audit staff report regularly to the Audit Committee. 11. Performing other duties as may be assigned by audit manager 12. Assisting of external auditors in the interim and final audits in the conducting of final account audits

Skills

  • 1. Communication skills, analytical skills, organisation skills, maths skills, attention to detail skills

Languages

LanguageSpokenWritten
English proficeintproficient
Kiswahili proficientproficient
Luganda independent userindependent user
samia mother tonguemother tongue

References

George Oriokot

ICCO Corporation

finance manager

0712049710

George.Oriokot@icco-cooperation.org

Hilda Twesigye

Kakira sugar limited

senior auditor

0772511980

twesigyehilda@gmail.com

Hanipher Nambi

Uganda Revenue Authority

Tax Officer

0782727573

hnambi@ura.go.ug

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  • Updated 3 years ago

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