Accountant – Semera job at Ethiopian Human Rights Commission (EHRC

Vacancy title:
Accountant – Semera

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

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Ethiopian Human Rights Commission (EHRC

Deadline of this Job:
14 June 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Semera , East Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, June 02, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Accountant – Semera

Purpose of the Job:
• Support the day-to-day financial management, accounting, and documentation at the Branch Office

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
• Prepare periodic cash flow projections and execute financing decisions;
• Assess and manage foreign currency exposure of the commission;
• Check all disbursements and transactions are supported by proper documentation and authorization;
• Review/control all payments and supporting documents are correct before sent for payment authorization;
• Preparation of payments and ensure that all deductions are made and paid to concerned bodies on time;
• Monitor on overdue accounts and collection efforts to ensure proper financial controls, identify delinquent accounts and reduce payment cycles both in branch/head office;
• Act in accordance with the collection policy of the Commission to ensure that payments against appropriate customers/products are allocated in a timely manner in branch office;
• Ensure that all receipts of the Commission are collected and properly accounted for, deposited to bank intact daily, and adequately controlled;
• Prepare and submit timely, accurate, and complete statutory reporting for all legal entities;
• Prepare periodic financial statements and reports and submit to Director, Finance for review;
• Draft and publish summary of significant financial and operational issues periodically;
• Provide required documents and explanations to external and internal auditors;
• Ensure authorized signatories are up to date, sign statements on time, and coordinate reviews as needed both in branch/head office;
• Anticipate and document the impact of new accounting rules to the commission's consolidated financial statements both in branch/head office;
• Ensure integrity of the accounting system by monitoring that accounting transactions are correctly posted, and financial and management reports are produced on a timely basis both in branch/head office;
• Provide training and guidance to junior staff to effectively perform their assignments and enhance their skills both in branch/head office;
• Evaluate the performance of subordinates in branch/head office;
• Issue receipts, check, and refunds;
• Perform other duties as requested by supervisor;

Job Requirements
Qualifications and Experience:
• BA Degree in Accounting and Finance.
• Computer literate;
• Knowledge of Amharic is required. Knowledge of other local languages is advantageous;
• 4 years of relevant experience
• Experience and knowledge of IFMIS, IFRIS is required
• Experience working with various donors is a plus.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 48

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
• Interested candidates should write a covering letter, explaining why they are interested in this role, why they are the right person for the job with a recent CV which should be sent to the following email address: 
• Please include the name of the position & Location on the subject of the email
• Women candidates and candidates with disabilities are highly encouraged to apply
• Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interview and written exam
• Deadline for applications: Tuesday 14th of June, 2022.

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Ethiopia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 14 June 2022
Duty Station: Semera
Posted: 02-06-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 02-06-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 02-06-2065
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