• Phone.
  • (256) 772 653 165
  • Email
  • info@sicra.org
  • Location
  • Lira City, Plot 21-40 Ngetta Road.


Vacancy Anouncement

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Posting and updating financial data to appropriate accounts in an automated accounts system-according to guidance with speed and accuracy.
  • Monitor budget implementation and determine / recommend reallocation of funds when and where necessary.
  • Involve in the budget processes of organizing meetings and preparing monthly /quarterly /yearly budgets
  • Produce sound and accurate budgetary information to budget holders including the monitoring of budgetary performance, investigation and reporting of material variances.
  • Prepare financial reports to include Income statements, Balance sheets, Monthly bank reconciliations and cash flow statements.
  • Review the payment requirements and ensure targets and milestones are in alignment with the payment schedule and cash flow projections
  • Monitor all payments and requisitions against approved budgets.
  • Continuously monitor expenditures to ensure that they remain within authorized levels and that delivery targets are met
  • Produce monthly expenditure analyses to guide budget preparations and also to evaluate budget performance
  • Monitor petty cash and ensure timely disbursement as well as replenishments.
  • Adhere to procedures set out in the financial policy and apply the necessary controls in place to minimize any risks that may occur.
  • Offer support to ensure that statutory obligations are timely filed including PAYE, NSSF, withholding tax, income tax, Local Service Tax among others.
  • Produce and reconcile computer generated with manual cash books and ledgers, and pass to the supervisor to authorize any corrections, if any.
  • Ensure that all financial documents are properly filed.

Qualifications and Experience

  • The ideal candidate should preferably hold a degree in Accounting and Finance, Business administration, or any other related financial course.
  • Additional professional course CPA/ACCA is an added advantage.

How to Apply:

Qualified and interested applicants should address their Application letters to the Human Resource officer SICRA together with  valid academic documents ,detailed resume (CV)and three recognizable referees Strengthening Institutional Capacity for Research Administration (SICRA) Plot 21-41Ngetta Road, Box 330062 LRRH –Mental Unit or Emails:
jobs@sicra.org (PDF file only). Applications should be handed in not later than 5:00pm 26th June, 2023. Please indicate “Accounts Assistant” and the job reference number in the subject line.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.