Jobs in Uganda - Controller/Accountant JGH Africa Job at JGH Group

Controller/Accountant JGH Africa

Location:  Uganda

Work Hours: Full-time, 08 hours per day

Salary: UGX

No. of vacancies: 01

Deadline: 01 January 2021

Hiring Organization  JGH Group

JGH Group is a global procurement and trading company working with major organizations and governments, mainly within the sectors of Construction Materials, Electrification, Security Equipment, Machinery and Marine. With more than 60 years of trading experience, GH is a respected player in the international trading arena, currently with offices in Denmark, Kenya and Uganda
The Marine division of JGH Group (JGH Marine) builds and delivers a wide range of vessels from small boats to midsize and larger vessels and ferries for use all over Africa and Latin America and other developing countries around the world.
Title: Controller/Accountant JGH Africa
Duty Station: Jinja - with travel to Kampala .

General Information
The position is new and needs to be developed and the Employee is expected to participate in the development ng with major organizations and governments, mainly within proactively with the Chief Controller and the CFO in luipment, Machinery and Marine. With more than 60 years of experience in Copenhagen and with the local General Manager and the Site il trading arena, currently with offices in Denmark, Kenya and Manager in Jinja.
The Employee will use Excel and Business Center to a large and wide range of vessels from small boats to midsize and larger extent to perform the tasks and will be expected to develop ther developing countries around the world. skills in the systems as he/she progresses in the position.

Main Responsibilities:
• Cost control of ongoing Marine projects in Africa in concurrent dialogue with the Senior Controller in Copenhagen.
• Manage Books of account for JGH Group local entity in Uganda (under establishment).
• Monitoring that project cost is managed inside budgets. Adjust planning and project calculations as required to always show an updated Latest Best Estimate. • Implementation and usage of Microsoft Business Central at building site in accordance with JGH Group policies, accounting plan and controlling principles.
• Supporting the attitude and culture on cost controlling in the GH Group as the leading figure on Controlling in the Africa organization.
• For larger construction projects participate in the preparation of the control sheet and possible support the projects managers with bid preparation.
• Prepare a Liquidity Overview on a regular basis for local spending.
• Managing local bank relations including preparation of local payments under JGH Group policies.
• Bringing new ideas for improved controlling and efficiencies in the entire JGK Group, Support to the Africa management team on an ad hoc basis as required.

• A university degree in accounting with a professional accounting qualification such as ACCA, CPA or their equivalent; At least three years' experience in audit
• Experience in review of financial reports and budgets;
• Experience of local and international accounting policies, procedures, standards and relevant laws;
• Strong experience in problem solving and analytical skills;
• Knowledge in Microsoft Business Centre/NAVISION; High levels of integrity and honesty;

Job Education: Not Specified

Job Experience: Not Specified

Application procedure

Please send your CV and cover letter with 3 work related referees to the email below. Applications may not exceed 2MBs.
Closing date: Friday 1st January 2021 While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Any form of lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification.

Date Posted: 2020-12-21