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Job Description: Intern Accountant

Position: Intern Accountant
Company: Damba Kezaala Enterprises Limited
Location: Kawempe Ssebowa Road

About Us:
Damba Kezaala Enterprises Limited is a professional farm planning company dedicated to helping farmers optimize their operations through expert planning, setup, management, and marketing of agricultural projects. We are committed to promoting sustainable farming practices and supporting the agricultural community.

Job Summary:
We are seeking a detail-oriented and motivated Intern Accountant to join our team. The successful candidate will assist with various tasks, gaining valuable hands-on experience in accounting and financial management within the agricultural sector.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Financial Record Keeping:
    • Assist in maintaining accurate and up-to-date financial records.
    • Enter financial transactions into the accounting software.
  2. Accounts Payable and Receivable:
    • Support the processing of invoices and payments.
    • Assist in managing accounts receivable and follow up on outstanding payments.
  3. Bank Reconciliation:
    • Help in reconciling bank statements with company records.
    • Identify and resolve discrepancies.
  4. Financial Reporting:
    • Assist in the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports.
    • Provide support during audits and financial reviews.
  5. Budgeting and Forecasting:
    • Assist in the development and monitoring of budgets.
    • Support financial forecasting activities.
  6. Expense Management:
    • Help track and report on company expenses.
    • Assist in ensuring compliance with company expense policies.
  7. General Administrative Support:
    • Provide administrative support to the team as needed.
    • Assist in other tasks and projects assigned by the supervisor.

Qualifications:

  • Recently graduated or currently finished their final year exams a degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or a related field.
  • Basic understanding of accounting principles and financial regulations.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel.
  • Familiarity with accounting software is a plus.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Benefits:

  • Gain practical experience in accounting and financial management.
  • Work in a supportive and dynamic environment.
  • Opportunity to learn about the agricultural sector and professional farm planning.
  • Receive mentorship from experienced professionals.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit their resume and a cover letter outlining their qualifications and interest in the position to hr@dambakezaalaenterprises.com.

Damba Kezaala Enterprises Limited is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.