Job Opportunity: Accountant (2 Positions)

Deadline: April 21, 2024

Contract Period: 11 months

Location: Kampala, Uganda

Prudential Assurance Uganda Limited is seeking two Accountants to join their Finance department. Reporting to the Senior Accountant, the Accountants will be responsible for managing all financial transactions within PAUL. The successful candidates will provide accurate quantitative information on the financial position, liquidity, and cash flows of the organization while ensuring compliance with tax regulations.

Responsibilities:

  1. Ensure the integrity of accounting information by recording, verifying, consolidating, and entering transactions.
  2. Support month-end and year-end close processes by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information.
  3. Adhere to group reporting timelines and deadlines.
  4. Maintain and reconcile balance sheet and general ledger accounts.
  5. Investigate and resolve audit findings, account discrepancies, and issues of non-compliance.
  6. Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls.
  7. Maintain a list of company assets and their depreciation.
  8. Perform financial analysis and forecasting to support business decision-making and strategic planning initiatives.
  9. Stay current with accounting standards, regulations, and industry trends and apply knowledge to enhance financial reporting processes.
  10. Perform any other duties as assigned by management.

Core Competencies Required:

  • BSc in Accounting, Finance, or a relevant degree.
  • Additional certification (PA or ACCA) is a plus.
  • Work experience as an Accountant.
  • Advanced MS Excel skills, including Vlookups and pivot tables.
  • Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills.

Application Process: Interested candidates should submit the following documents to hr@prudential.ug and maureen.naggayi@prudential.ug by April 21, 2024:

  1. Updated CV
  2. Academic documents

This is an opportunity to join Prudential Assurance Uganda Limited, a subsidiary of Prudential plc, a global leader in life and health insurance and asset management. If you have the required qualifications and skills, apply now to contribute to the financial management of the organization.

About PRUDENTIAL UGANDA:

  • Industry: Insurance
  • Location: Kampala, Uganda

Prudential Assurance Uganda Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Prudential plc, focuses on providing life and health insurance and asset management services with a special emphasis on Asia and Africa. The business aims to make healthcare affordable and accessible, promote financial inclusion, protect people’s wealth, help them grow their assets, and empower them to save for their goals. Prudential has more than 17 million life customers and is listed on stock exchanges in London (PRU), Hong Kong (2378), Singapore (K6S), and New York (PUK).

 

 



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