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Accountant

Phone Number: +256 776 693145
Date of Birth: 19/11/1978
Gender: male
Marital Status: Married
Salary Expectation: 10,000,000Ugx
Driving Permit: Yes
Personal Statement:

I am an astute business management professional with 12 years of experience in the field of finance and corporate administration in both private and non-governmental .I have a strong will to make and bring positive development to create shareholder value.

Education

5 Years

ACCA at ACCA

ACCA

4 Years

Bsc. Hons. Applied Accounting at Oxford Brookes University UK

Degree

2 years

MBA at Makerere University Kampala

Masters

Experience

3 years

Finance and Administration Manager at Finca International

• Planning, monitoring, initiating, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, and procedures. • Provision of all human resources related support: organizing training , post vacancies, screen CVs, arrange meetings with candidates, assist with orientation of new employees, verifying timesheets and ensuring discipline within the organization • Responsible for preparing budgets and cash flow forecasts periodically • Working with the Global Human Resource Manager on statutory compliance requirements in Uganda. • Working with the external legal team (company lawyers), Regional Legal Team the Risk committee on statutory compliance such as company annual returns, trading license and reputational risks. • Ensuring that all tax obligations, social security funds, are prepared and submitted to the respective authorities on time. • Overseeing Finance, Human Resource, and Administration and Procurement functions within the organisations. • Acquisition of materials, inventories, equipment and management of all the resources owned by the organization. • Preparing monthly reports (both financial and management reports) to the Country Director and Grant Manager at the global Head Office for Finca International in USA. • Preparing project reports to the Grant Manager and liaising with local donor offices on compliance with grants conditions. • Maintaining vendor files in accounting module and ensuring that vouchers and all supporting documents, wire transfers, check copies and accounts payable reports are filed accurately and in a timely manner. • Preparation and submission of liquidation reports for all the expenses incurred monthly and quarterly to the Headquarter and the various donors, per donor’s specific requirements

3 years

Credit Control &Revenue Manager at The Observer Media Limited

• Carried out successful debt collections from big corporations such as Uganda Telecom, MTN Uganda, Saatchi and Saatchi, Zk Advertising, National Water and Sewerage Corporation, Airtel, Moringa Ogilvy Africa and all Government Ministries in Uganda. • Worked hand in hand with Uganda Media Owners Association (UMOA) and Uganda National Advertising Agencies Association (UNAA) to enforce sales revenue and revenue collections (I was part of a monthly UMOA CEOs meeting to discuss issues relevant to sales revenue and revenue collection strategies). • Provision of strategic plans regarding debt and carrying out continuous risk assessment of customers. • Working very closely with the advertising, marketing managers and their teams to ensure smooth running of the business on issues like meeting budgets and collection targets etc. • Managing cash flows and preparation of management accounts • Ensure compliance with URA guidelines and requirements • Presentation of financial information to Senior Management • Review the fixed asset register, review depreciation charges and ensure alignment to balance sheet and profit and loss. • Supervise the team and review workloads to ensure efficiencies within the team

14 months

Accountant at Mcash Uganda Limited

• Managing relationships with Partners; like Operation Wealth Creation pilot project with Uganda People Defense Forces (UPDF) through preparing their payroll and supervising payments to them • Carrying out quality control checks for all insurance policy reports to Liberty Life Uganda on a daily basis. • Ensuring all, agents, Aggregators, Merchants and customers float are rebalanced on a timely basis. • Managing timely regulatory returns’ payments for the organization such as withholding tax for employees, NSSF, Local services tax and income tax. • Preparation of payroll and managing all human resources issues of the organisation • Reviewing of all payments requests for accuracy, proper supporting documentation (i.e. appropriate approvals, original receipts, invoices, tax withholding forms, ensures all past due amounts have been paid) and compliance with established travel and expense policies. • Responsible for preparing balance sheets, statements of profit or loss, statements of cash flows, assessment of financial performance, statutory reporting and assists in the implementation of management reporting changes where required. • Maintaining accurate invoice tracking and ensuring that invoices/expense reports are processed accurately and in a timely manner. • Maintaining vendor files in accounting module and ensuring that vouchers and all supporting documents, wire transfers, check copies and accounts payable reports are filed accurately and in a timely manner.

2 years

Financial Accountant at Air Uganda

• Preparation of financial statements in compliance with international Reporting Standards • Managing cash flows and preparation of management accounts • Assist in implementation of an accounting system • Presentation of financial information to Senior Management • Review the fixed asset register, review depreciation charges and ensure alignment to balance sheet and profit and loss. • Prepared and presented timely management reports, • Analysed the Airline revenue performance for the management • Statistical analysis of performance generated against available capacity; on a weekly, monthly and annual basis. . • Processing taxes e.g. Civil Aviation Taxes to the Tax Authorities of Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, Burundi, Tanzania, Somalia and South Sudan.

Skills

  • Robust computer skills

Languages

LanguageSpokenWritten
English ExcellentExcellent

References

Scott Graham

Finca International

Senior Manager, New

202) 682 1510/ +19176575257

scott.graham@finca.org

Akongo Josephine

Uganda Communications Commission,

Finance Manager Revenue

+256 772430909

jakongo@ucc.co.ug.

  • Hotel Management, Teaching
  • Updated 2 years ago

To contact this candidate email mleemike2002@yahoo.co.uk

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