Job Title: Finance Officer – Customer Development
Organisation: Unilever
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Job Number: 14000Q0E

About Unilever:
Unilever is an Anglo–Dutch multinational consumer goods company co-headquartered in London, England and Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Its products include food, beverages, cleaning agents and personal care products. It is the world’s third-largest consumer goods company measured by 2012 revenue, after Procter & Gamble and Nestlé. One of the oldest multinational companies, its products are available in around 190 countries. Unilever celebrated its 86th anniversary year of business in 2015.

Job Summary: The Finance Officer – Customer Development will ensure CD finance transactional aspects are executed in full and on time both for Sales ledger and Debtors ledger.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

In charge of reviewing Sales and Debtors ledger
Manage the Operational control and audit aspects of the CD Finance
Maintain accurate overviews of all Customers Trade Terms and ensure that customer finance transactions teams have appropriate accruals for all off-invoice terms
Support the CD team during the annual customer TTS negotiations, providing financial support and guidance ensuring that AP commitments are met.
Ensure month end operations/closure is carried out smoothly and be the lead for CD finance in ensuring the end month tasks are delivered on time.
Implement/Execute the CD finance lead projects i.e. Credit note automation, USD Invoicing.
Supervise and develop WL 1 staff reporting to him/her and ensure their work is delivered on time and in full.
Takes responsibility of own development
Suspends, pending closure, customer accounts in the event of non-payment.
Authorises re-opening of accounts hitherto closed for payment issues.
Charges interests on all overdue accounts and ensures collection of both principal amount and interest before customer account is re-opened for trade.
Intercepts some customer orders to protect credit extensions, e.g. where a defaulting customer attempts to buy on cash before settling account debt.
Freezes upward credit limit reviews for habitually defaulting customers.
Sets the time, in line with the month-end time-table, for system closure (SAP).
Regularly respond to audit issues and implement corrective measures on actions highlighted in all audit reports.
Initiates legal hand-over of defaulting customers.
Advise other Leadership team members on company finance issues to improve on company financial decisions.
Ensure OCA is done and issues arising are remediated.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

The ideal candidate for the Unilever Finance Officer – Customer Development job placement should hold a University Degree in Accounting or related field from a reputable institution
At least three to four years’ experience in accounting job is required
Previous management/ financial accounting experience in an FMCG business.
Previous experience in a multinational company will be ideal.
Computer literacy i.e. knowledge and practical experience in the application of Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word tools.
Good knowledge/hands on of an ERP system- SAP.
Accounting graduate & Chartered Accountant.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to Apply Only by clicking on the web link below.

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Deadline: 16th July 2016 by 11:59 PM

Job Title: Ledger Accountant
Organisation: Ultimate Security Limited
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Chief Finance Officer

About US:
Ultimate Security Limited is one of the leading private security companies in Uganda.

Job Summary: The Ledger Accountant will carry out mid-level professional accounting duties related to the general ledger and costs of the company. The jobholder will be responsible for making cashbook and journal entries, cost forecasts, costing reports, financial reports’ schedules for audits, compliance with IFRS, bank and other necessary reconciliations, posting and extracting monthly and annual financial reports and managing Accounts Payable function of the company.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

The ideal candidate for the Ledger Accountant career placement should hold a University degree in Finance, Accounts, Economics, Business Management or related fields
The applicant must hold professional accounting qualifications
At least four years of accounting experience

NB: Applicants are advised that there shall be thorough vetting of their background.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates should submit their applications addressed to the Human Resource Officer by hand delivery to Ultimate Security Limited Offices On Plot 1-5 Spring Close (Wankoko) Bugolobi. Kampala. Uganda

Deadline: 12th July, 2016