Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for appointment in the University of Mines and Technology (UMaT), Tarkwa.
Job Title: Senior Accountant at the Finance Office
The Senior Accountant will be responsible to the Finance Officer and assist him/her in all financial matters of the University including but not limited to the following:
Preparing and recording asset, liability, revenue and expenses entries by compiling and analyzing account information
Maintaining and balancing subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, reconciling transactions, resolving discrepancies
Maintaining general ledger by transferring subsidiary accounts, preparing a trial balance, reconciling entries,
Summarizing financial status by collecting information, preparing balance sheet, profit and loss and other statements
Perform any other duties that may be assigned by the finance officer from time to time.
Qualification Required & Experience
Candidates must hold a Masters Degree in Finance or Accounting from a recognised University and a member of any of the following recognized professional accounting bodies, ICAG, ACCA, ACA and CIMA. S/he should, in addition, show evidence of a good grasp of financial administrative procedures and have relevant post-qualification experience of not less than 8 years
Accountants with the relevant academic and professional qualifications with at least 4 years working experience in a higher educational institution are also eligible to apply. In addition, the candidate must have proven evidence of:
Being a team player with excellent interpersonal skills
Good communication and excellent report writing skills
High sense of responsibility and moral integrity
Proactive and self-motivated
Experience in University financial administration would be an advantage
Salary and fringe benefits: Conditions of service are as applicable in Government subvented Universities of Ghana
How To Apply For The Job
The completed application form together with an up to date curriculum vitae and copies of educational and relevant professional certificates should reach the:
University of Mines and Technology
P O Box 237
Interested candidates who quality for the position may download the application form at:
Closing Date: 30 November, 2020
To apply for this job please visit umat.edu.gh.