Uganda Investment Authority Project Accountant Jobs

Uganda Investment Authority Project Accountant Jobs

Purpose of the job

  • The Project Accountant shall be responsible for the project expenditures and project financial reporting as per the Project’s Finance and Accounting Procedures manual and the approved budgets.

    Key areas of focus

  • Project’s CAPEX and OPEX Budgets;

  • Processing of all project operational expenditure payments;

  • Maintenance of all expenditure records;

  • Reconciled Expenditure reports.

  • All financial periodic reports / statements as maybe required.

    Specific Duties and Responsibilities

    The Project Accountant shall be expected to carry out the following duties and responsibilities;

  • Assist the Project Manager in preparing and updating all project budgets;

  • Undertake the role of BoU Project Account agent;

  • Processing of all project operational expenditure payments;

  • Managing of all project petty cash transactions;

  • Handling of URA transactions and all other statutory tax deductions on all project payments;

  • Properly filing project payment vouchers and safe custody of all project payment records;

  • Carryout monthly reconciliation of all project CAPEX and OPEX expenditures;

  • Preparation of periodic project financial statements.

  • Preparation of periodic budget performance reports.

  • Assist the Project Manager in securing accountabilities of all project expenditures;

  • Any other duties that may be assigned.


    The Project Accountants’ measurable outputs shall include;

  • Project deliverables such as Project’s CAPEX and OPEX Budgets;

  • Processing of all project capital and operational expenditure payments;

  • Reconciled expenditure

  • Project expenditure accountabilities;

  • Project financial statements;

  • Project periodic performance and monitoring reports.


    The Project Accountant shall possess a minimum of the following;

  • An honors Bachelors in Accounting or Finance.

  • Professional qualification of CPA or ACCA is a MUST.

  • Membership to a professional association is a MUST.


    The Project Accountant shall possess;

  • A minimum of 3+ years’ work experience in financial management or accounting on similar projects.

    Skills and Competencies

    The Project Accountant should possess;

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision with strong organizational skills;

  • Report writing and oral communication skills;

  • Must be results-oriented, a team player, exhibiting high levels integrity;

  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and professional skills;

  • Attention to detail skills;

  • Competencies with MS Office and other professional software are a MUST.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Uganda Investment Authority Project Accountant Jobs

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