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  • Posted: Oct 22, 2021
    Deadline: Oct 27, 2021
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    TUME Middle Africa Consulting is a business advisory service offering support to Companies and business professionals who want to build their brands and markets in Africa. TUME works with selected independent professional partners to merge global expertise with local knowledge and deliver outstanding, actionable solutions. Engaging TUME will strengthen your professional capability significantly and help shape your growth.
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    Accountant, FMCG

    Our client is a leading manufacturer and distributor of quality Body, Haircare, and Baby care products with their headquarters in Uganda. As part of their strategy to strengthen the organization’s capabilities, they are seeking to fill the following position.


    The key responsibilities for this position are:

    1. Manage the processes for budgeting, accounting, cash flow management, and administrative operations of the business to ensure timely, accurate, and efficient reporting, audit, and compliance.
    2. Custodian of all key financial, accounting, secretarial, fiduciary, and risk-mitigating responsibilities.



    • Maintain completeness, timeliness, accuracy, and adequacy of financial management reporting provided to the Head office.
    • Perform weekly and monthly bank, inventory, reconciliations, and report to management any anomaly observed.
    • Ensure timely and accurate invoicing, receipting, and reconciliation of all revenues/payments for the company.
    • Prepare and file all statutory taxes (PAYE, NSSF, NHIF, VAT, and Income tax)
    • Prepare annual budget for the Kenya subsidiary in consultation with the GM and Group Office. Monitor expenditure and ensure that budget overruns do not occur and prepare requests for possible amendments.
    • Initiate all payments and manage all stock movements (both physical and in the system).
    • Adhere and align finance processes and transactions to the Finance Manual.
    • Maintain and be the custodian of all financial documents and files.


    • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration / Finance / Accounting and ACCA or CPA qualification. Member of ICPAK.
    • At least two years of relevant professional experience in FMCG environment with demonstrable achievements in book-keeping, reporting, audit and compliance.
    • Experience with (SAP and ERP) accounting systems and outstanding presentation skills.
    • Self-starter. Meets tight deadlines and exhibits a high degree of flexibility and versatility.
    • Excellent interpersonal, problem solving, presentation, communication and organizational skills with a demonstrable level of integrity and confidentiality.

    Method of Application

    Interested candidates whose experiences, qualifications and abilities match the position description above are invited to apply to quoting ‘Accountant: FMCG’ as the subject of your email on or before Wednesday, 27th October 2021.

    Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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