Kampala Full Time Banking & Finance USh 700,001 - 800,000
3 weeks ago

Job Summary

The Bookkeeper will report directly to the Accounts Manager. 3 month probationary salary 800,000 gross.

  • Qualification Level: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Entry level
  • Experience Length: 2 years

Job Description

AccountHub Limited is a professional services company, providing accounting, advisory and tax services to SMEs and NGOs in Uganda, and to international clients as an outsourced services provider.


A. Educational & experience qualifications

The Bookkeeper will, at a minimum have:

  • A bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • Accounting Technician Certificate or Level 2 of the ACCA or CPA certification
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience. Preference given to those with audit experience
  • A basic understanding of working paper file and financial statement presentation
  • Excellent computer skills – emphasis on Microsoft Excel, bookkeeping packages (in particular QuickBooks) and keyboarding. Preference will be given to those with experience in audit software - Caseware.

B. Personal characteristics

The candidate will possess:

  • Excellent English communication skills - both verbal and written 
  • Demonstrated experience to work quickly and perform well under pressure
  • Qualities that reflect a passionate, hard-working, energetic, punctual individual who exhibits excellence and professionalism at all times
  • The ability to pay attention to detail as well as understand the big picture
  • A commitment toward continuous improvement and learning
  • Willingness to be flexible with work hours to meet client deadlines and interactions with international clients in different time zones 

C. Job description

The role of Bookkeeper includes:

  1. Review and code client documents for data entry into Caseware, Quick Books, Sage 50 and various online bookkeeping software
  2. Review other bookkeepers’ work for accuracy and completeness
  3. Assist the accountants with completing the working papers and financial statements
  4. Work as a team with international accounting firms through email, phone and skype
  5. Meet time deadlines as set by the Accounts Manager for each client
  6. Other tasks as may be prescribed 

D. Direct report

The Bookkeeper will report directly to the Accounts Manager

3 month probationary salary 800,000 gross.

Applications to be submitted to: rhoffman@ahuganda.com

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