British American Tobacco Head of Finance Jobs in Uganda

British American Tobacco Head of Finance Jobs in Uganda


  • The Head of Finance supports the Managing Director in formulating business strategy, monitoring and controlling business performance and driving business process improvements.

  • He is responsible for leading financial, risk and internal controls management and ensures delivery of financial performance with integrity whilst adhering to BAT standards (as well as local accounting and taxation laws).

  • The role leverages internal and external networks to drive business agenda and is a key member of the BAT Uganda Leadership Team.

    Principal Accountabilities

  • Leading Finance team with overall responsibility for financial oversight including accounting, reporting, forecasting, tax and treasury management

  • Providing financial and commercial insights to drive growth and sustainability agenda

  • Ensuring accurate and timely preparation and reporting of financial information in compliance Group guidelines, IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) and local regulations (Board, Capital Markets Authority, Uganda Securities Exchange, Investors)

  • Ensuring relevant internal controls are in place and leading implementation of Company policies & procedures

  • Building effective relationships with internal & external stakeholders (distributors, banks, tax advisors, auditors,
    tax authority & other regulatory bodies) to advance business objectives.

    Skills ,Knowledge and Experience

  • Financial background with a professional accountancy qualification (such as ACCA, CPA), a relevant university degree and sound knowledge of accounting principles & interpretation of local tax laws

  • Minimum of 7 years Finance/Accounting experience in a multinational Finance environment

  • Understanding and awareness of other business functions and their interface with Finance

  • Effective negotiation, influencing, communication and presentation skills
    Working knowledge of SAP is an added advantage.

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; British American Tobacco Head of Finance Jobs in Uganda

    Find jobs in Uganda. Jobs - Uganda jobs. Search our career portal & find the latest Ugandan job positions, career opportunities & jobs in Uganda.

    Jobs in Uganda - banking jobs, IT jobs, accounting jobs, NGO jobs, business administration, ICT, UN jobs, procurement jobs, education jobs, hospital jobs, human resources jobs, engineering, teaching jobs, and other careers in Uganda.

    Find your dream job from 1000s of vacancies in Uganda posted and updated daily - click here!

  • Click here to post comments

    Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Job Vacancies in Africa.

    Scholarship 2020/21

    Undergraduate Scholarships 2020/2021
    Masters Scholarships,
    PhD Scholarships,
    International Scholarships.