Accounts Manager

  • Post Date: December 19, 2016
Job Description


Defending Dignity. Fighting Poverty.

Career Opportunity at CARE International in Uganda

About CARE International

CARE International is a leading global development and humanitarian organization. In 2014, CARE worked in 90 countries around the world, supporting 880 poverty-fighting development and humanitarian aid projects, reaching more than 72 million people.

CARE International in Uganda (CARE) works with others to make a sustainable improvement in the lives of the very poor, with a focus on women and girls. Our current program focusses on women and girls’ economic rights, particularly financial inclusion and governance of natural resources women and girls depend upon, and on their sexual and reproductive health rights, including a life free of violence. Our programming is guided by our core values of excellence, accountability, respect, integrity and transparency.

CARE International in Uganda seeks highly motivated and qualified development professionals with genuine commitment to gender equality and women and girls’ rights to fill up the position of Accounts Manager – Finance Department and Initiative Manager Socioeconomic Status Development in charge of the Digital Sub wallets for Increasing Financial empowerment for Women initiative program, based at CARE head Office.

  1. Job Title: Accounts Manager

Job Summary:

The CO Accounts Manager will be responsible for the review, approval & reconciliation of general ledger, accounts payable & receivable, and cash management activities; and ensuring appropriate segregation of duties within team. Within general ledger, he/she will be responsible for approving certain GL journal entries such as payroll and spreadsheet uploads from disconnected sub-offices; determining cost pools and allocation factors, and communicating these factors to the Finance Director for review and submission to the shared services center for processing allocations. Within accounts receivable, he/she will be responsible for ensuring that any physical payments received at the CO are deposited and recorded. The CO accounting supervisor will be responsible for forecasting cash needs, performing treasury transfers, determining if new accounts/banking services are required, and working with HQ to Bridger check and establish services with new providers. This position will also be responsible for coordinating all CO audits both internal and external.


Application Procedure:

Candidates interested in applying forthe above Job should log in online to see more details on the position and the required profile. Applications should be submitted on line by logging on to Click on the “Job Application” icon, fill the application form (ensure that you fill all the marked mandatory fields on the form) and attach a motivation letter clearly articulating alignment with the above profile and an updated detailed CV (attach then as one document). Applications will only be received on line and until 2nd ol January 2017. If you do not hear from us by the early February 2017, consider your CV unsuccessful

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