6. Position: Accountant (General Ledger) USAID/PEPFAR-funded Keeping Children Healthy and Safe (KCHS)
Reporting to: Director Financial Management & Operation
Location: Mbarara (1 Person)


Job Purpose

To perform routine Accounting and Financial Management support for TPO Uganda resources allocated to your custody; including but not limited to budget control and management, transaction management, enforcement of internal controls and accounting support to project finance staff as allocated by your supervisor.

Responsibilities Related to project implementation

ü  Ensure Data Accuracy

ü  Analyse Financial Information – Daily basis

ü  Support Monthly and Annual Close Processes

ü  Reconcile Accounts – Daily Basis

ü  Prepare Journal Entries – Daily Basis

ü  Document Filing system – Daily Basis

ü  Coding – Daily Basis

Person Specifications:
Bachelor’s or associate’s degree in accounting, or in a related specialization. At least two years’ experience in general ledger accounting, or similar. Proficiency in accounting and business management software, such as Sage Evolution 200. In-depth knowledge of accounting standards and regulations. Exceptional attention to detail. Superb time-management and organizational skills. Part professional qualifications at least stage two either CPA, CIMA or ACCA is and added advantage. Minimum experience of three years in managing partner sub-grants and interacting with partners on operational issues.

How to apply:

Please send your CV and cover letter with 3 work related referees and a table showing your past 3- year salary history to: Human Resources Manager, TPO Uganda, P.O Box 21646 Kampala, Uganda, email: info@tpoug.org or hand deliver is most preferable to Plot 652, Block 257, Wamala Close, Munyonyo or nearest TPO Uganda field office country wide.

  • Deadline: January 31, 2021.
  • Positions with various locations do indicate at least 3 preferred areas
    for deployment.

TPO Uganda is an equal opportunities employer that does not discriminate on any basis.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted, thus, if you do not hear from us by
12th February 2021, you are not considered.