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Financial Controller (Maternity Cover)

Closing: Aug 10, 2022

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Published: Jul 13, 2022 (29 days ago)

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SRUG is a management consulting organization that provides results-based solutions across
several sectors and industries. We have a successful track record in project execution across

Uganda, Tanzania & North America.


We are looking for a dynamic, innovative, and resourceful person to join the team in the

capacity of Financial Controller to cover for a staff proceeding on maternity leave.


This maternity cover position is for a period of 4 months.


Responsibilities
SRUG is a management consulting organization that provides results-based solutions across
several sectors and industries. We have a successful track record in project execution across

Uganda, Tanzania & North America.


We are looking for a dynamic, innovative, and resourceful person to join the team in the

capacity of Financial Controller to cover for a staff proceeding on maternity leave.


This maternity cover position is for a period of 4 months.


1. Co-ordination and control with respect to
• Client billing, collections, and relationship
• Cost control, vendor/sub-contractor relationship

• Procurement plan, payment plan towards procurement w.r.t billing to client

• Sub-contractor billing, payment, retention, guarantees, etc

2. Ensure cost to complete for each project are accurate based on latest available information:

• Driving improvements in project finance control

3. Proactive involvement in project operations and ensure issues with financial impact are highlighted and addressed in time.


4. Review and provide inputs on client claims.

5. Preparation of reports for Senior management review meetings:

• Lead internal reporting function.

• Review monthly project trial balances and support MIS team in accurate reporting.

• Support Management Board, shareholder, and lenders reporting (actual, forecast &

budget) related to revenues, margins, working capital and cash flow.

6. Ensure accurate P&L and cash flow Reports - actuals, budgets, and forecasts:

• Monitoring Payables and receivables statement.

7. Ensure completion of audited financial statements within strict timelines.

8. Banking relationship:

• To prepare proposal to bank for Funds based and non-funds-based facility.

• Evaluate bank’s proposal – to reduce bank charges and margin.

10. Tax planning and local tax compliances.

11. All statutory compliances as required by local law.


Qualification:


• Proven experience as a finance accounting officer or relevant role.

• In depth knowledge of corporate financial and risk management practices.

• Excellent knowledge of data analysis and forecasting methods.

• Proficient in the use of MS Office and financial management software (e.g.,

QuickBooks).

• Ability to strategize and solve problems.

• Strong leadership and organizational skills.

• Excellent communication and people skills.

• An analytical mind, comfortable with numbers.

• CPA, ACCA is a strong advantage.

• BSc/BA in Accounting, Finance, or relevant field; MSc/MBA is a plus.


Experience:


5-10 years


Additional Requirements for the Job:


• Driving improvements in project finance control

• Lead internal reporting function.

• Support Management Board, shareholder and lenders reporting related to revenues,

margins, working capital and cash flow.


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