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Lutheran World Federation

Project Accountant - Ramwanja

Kampala, Uganda

Closing: Jun 9, 2022

11 days remaining

Published: May 27, 2022 (2 days ago)

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Summary

  • The position will contribute towards the strategic development of all the operating divisions within the Group.
  • The primary areas of responsibility will be to oversee financial operations and ensure that proper accounting practices are adopted and implemented across the organization.
  • This will ensure that the Group has a strong accounting and financial base.
  • As a member of Senior Management team, the Chief Finance Officer will recommend and implement strategic initiatives that will lead to financial stability, compliance with statutory regulations and an increase in profitability.

Qualifications

  • Class ranking in a reputable MBA or M.Sc in Finance / Accounting
  • Minimum of 15 years of experience
  • 10+ years of experience in related industry- Oil & Gas, Construction and Financial institution
  • Qualified Chartered Accountant (ACCA or ICAN Certified).


Responsibilities

Summary

  • The position will contribute towards the strategic development of all the operating divisions within the Group.
  • The primary areas of responsibility will be to oversee financial operations and ensure that proper accounting practices are adopted and implemented across the organization.
  • This will ensure that the Group has a strong accounting and financial base.
  • As a member of Senior Management team, the Chief Finance Officer will recommend and implement strategic initiatives that will lead to financial stability, compliance with statutory regulations and an increase in profitability.

Qualifications

  • Class ranking in a reputable MBA or M.Sc in Finance / Accounting
  • Minimum of 15 years of experience
  • 10+ years of experience in related industry- Oil & Gas, Construction and Financial institution
  • Qualified Chartered Accountant (ACCA or ICAN Certified).


Key Accountabilities

  • Develop and implement a strategy for finance and accounting. This will cover financial controls, treasury, management information reporting, and investment appraisals.
  • Improve the financial systems, controls, and procedures within and between the operating companies
  • Direct the compliance, regulatory and risk management functions
  • Review the budgeting process and impose budgetary discipline
  • Develop and implement effective financial forecasting mechanisms
  • Develop and present financial reports to Executive Management
  • Through effective cash forecasting, assure the adequacy of funds sourcing and banking support for the Group ensuring the availability of funds through effective banking relationships and enhancing treasury management systems.
  • When required, negotiate, and arrange external financing for business operation.

QMS, EMS & QH & SMS Responsibilities:

  • Implement the QMS as defined by the manual and related procedures.
  • Obtain and communicate customer requirements to the appropriate personnel or functional organization.
  • Ensure that qualified personnel and other resources are available to implement the QMS.
  • Ensure that services satisfy customer requirements including quality, safety, cost, schedule, and performance; and
  • Ensure that personnel comply with applicable laws, regulations, specifications, standards, and documented procedures.


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