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NYAKANA

BENJAMIN
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ACCOUNTANT

Phone Number: 0703818987
Date of Birth: 29/05/1989
Gender: male
Marital Status: Single
Salary Expectation: UGX 1,000,000
Driving Permit: No
Personal Statement:

Very focused and Hardworking proffessional Looking for a position that will allow me utilize my acquired knowledge in accounting/ finance and be an important team player in pursuance of your esteemed organization’s objectives.

Education

April 2018- date

CPA at The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (ICPAU)

CPA

June 2013-to Dec 2017

ACCA at Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

ACCA Affilliate

January 2014

ACCA Advanced Diploma in accounting and Business at Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

ACCA Advanced Diploma

2009-2013

Bachelor of Commerce (BCOM) at Makerere University Business School

BCOM

2007-2008

Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) at Namilyango College

UACE

2003-2006

Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) at Namilyango College

UCE

1996-2002

PLE at Kalinabiri Primary School

PLE

Experience

October 2017- Date Oct 2017- Date

Accountant at Spurion Group Limited

• Provide financial information including analysis of the financial status, production of standard accounting reports. • Ensure all transations are accurately posted in the accounting system. • Enhance the control environment and to be involved in ad-hoc projects and initiatives. • To manage inter-company and intra company relationships, deal with multiple stakeholders across different lines of business. • Filing statutory returns namely VAT, NSSF , WHT and PAYE. • Direct responsibility in dealing with Auditors and Regulatory Authorities. • Commission calculations. • Carry out bank and Accounts reconciliations. • Debt collection • Managing and updating reporting changes as and when required by authorities.

Dec 2014 – Oct 2017

Accountant at Sino Africa Medicines & Health Ltd

• Work closely with external auditors during audit and prepare answers to audit queries. Participate in preparation of company financial statements in accordance with IFRS and IASs. • Updating and maintaining the fixed assets registers. • Filing statutory returns namely VAT, NSSF and PAYE. • Provide financial information including analysis of the financial status production of standard accounting reports • Ensure travel advances are fully accounted for in a timely manner • Ensure all expenses, purchases and Sales invoices are properly posted in the accounting system. • Performing regular Trial balance reconciliations. • Process payroll in a timely manner. • Participating in the periodic stock take and preparing stock valuation reports. • Carrying out Monthly bank reconciliation. • Reconciling supplier and customer accounts. • Ensure that required debt payments are made on a timely basis. • Maintain an orderly accounting filing system • Perform any other duties as may be assigned by the chief Accountant.

March 2014- Nov 14

Accounts Assistant at Daks couriers Limited

• Posting Bank and petty cash vouchers. • Participate in preparation of monthly and annual financial reports. • Invoicing customers and debt collection. • Posting Supplier invoices. • Petty cash management and properly allocating costs in the system according to cost centers. • Filing statutory returns namely VAT, NSSF and PAYE. • Performing regular Supplier and Customer accounts reconciliations. • Carrying out Monthly bank reconciliation. • Handling accountable staff advances and loans. • To handle on a timely basis, any other duties as assigned by Supervisor. • Proper filing of accounting documents.

May 2013- Feb 2014

Finance Assistant at Africa Social Development & Health Initiatives

• Maintaining proper books of accounts. • Preparing monthly, quarterly and annual income and expenditure reports for submission to the supervisor. • Verify original vouchers and receipts and obtain the appropriate certifications. • Participate in preparation of monthly accounts, monitor and liquidate staff advances (Prepare and record payments to staff). • Bank and cash reconciliation

Skills

  • • Proficient in Navision, Tally ERP & QuickBooks accounting software
  • • Excellent customer service, negotiation and communication skills.
  • Sound knowledge of Ugandan tax laws and regulations
  • Proficiency in MS Excel, MS Word, MS Access and PowerPoint.
  • Able to prioritize individual workloads according to deadlines •
  • Good Team player •
  • Self-starter and capable of working under minimal supervision •
  • I have a mathematical mind and good analytical skills. •
  • Good reporting skills.

Languages

LanguageSpokenWritten
English ExcellentExcellent
Luganda Very GoodVery Good
Rutooro Very goodVer Good

References

. Magala Eric

Sino Africa Medicines & Health Ltd

Senior Accountant

+256700461028

magalaeric@yahoo.com

Salome Akello

Daks Couriers Ltd

Transport Manager

+256782055004

salome.akello@dakscouriers.com

Manyaga Ivan

Office of the Auditor General

Auditor

: +256781515643

: ivanmanyaga@gmail.com

  • Accounting, Administration, Consultancy
  • Updated 2 years ago

To contact this candidate email benjsensei@yahoo.com

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