School Accountant

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JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

 ORGANISATION: KIGALI CHRISTIAN SCHOOL

 KIGALI CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (ECOLE CHRETIENNE DE KIGALI) is a private Christian school owned and operated by YOUTH FOR CHRIST/RWANDA which is a missionary movement entrusted with a global vision and committed to a mission of youth evangelism, discipleship, social involvement, and leadership development.

In its Strategies, Youth for Christ/Rwanda reaches the youth through Education and thus started and owns KIGALI CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (KIGALI and RWAMAGANA CAMPUSES).

 It is against this background that Youth for Christ/Rwanda wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill the following position:

 SCHOOL ACCOUNTANT (1 position)

 Location: KIGALI CHRISTIAN SCHOOL, KIGALI

 Nature of Contract: INDEFINITE

Job summary: 

To record, report, file, and track all financial transactions necessary for Kigali Christian School to serve its staff and clientele with excellence in all School campuses. 

Supervisor(s): School Administrator.

 Faith and behaviors Requirements:

Faith – Follower of Jesus Christ and actively involved in a local church.

Behaviour – Self-Disciplined and teachable. Personal integrity in both professional and private life.

Knowledge and skills requirements:                                                                                      

  • Follower of Jesus Christ and actively involved in a local church;
  • Passion to serve and work hard;
  • Self-disciplined and teachable;
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Accounting software SAGE SAARI and QUICKBOOKS.
  • University Degree in Accounting, Finance, Management or related field;
  • Knowledge of accounting and recording keeping;
  • Prior experience of at least two years in accounting and book-keeping;
  • Fluent in English and/or French.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF AN ACCOUNTANT.

  • To record all financial transactions for Kigali Christian School in a timely manner to ensure reports are easily produced and accessible;
  • To efficiently file all financial transactions to ensure proper and timely reporting and easy accessibility for internal and external auditing;
  • To prepare financial reports as directed by Kigali Christian School Administrator, School Directors, and Youth For Christ/Rwanda Administration;
  • To prepare monthly financial reports;
  • To prepare quarterly and annual financial statements;
  • To complete bank reconciliations monthly, rectifying any recording errors;
  • To ensure Kigali Christian School follows accounting regulations specified by YFC/RWANDA policy and Rwandan statutory law; 
  • To organize the system of recording and coding according to budgetary items;
  • To ensure financial data is backed-up;
  • To work for hand in hand with other school Accountants in the process of financial reporting consolidation;
  • To collaborate with other school accountants in order to fulfill better his/her mission.
  • To collaborate with campus Administrative assistants in the process of collecting financial information needed to fulfill his/her mission.
  • To assist the school Administrator on financial and administrative tasks.

Interested candidates to the above position are requested to submit their applications addressed to the National Director, Youth For Christ/Rwanda at Kigali Christian School head office at Kibagabaga not later than Monday, the 26th August 2019 at 5:00 PM including:

  • Application letter;
  • Curriculum Vitae bearing at least three referees;
  • Recommendation letter from the church;
  • Copies of Degree and academic transcripts;
  • Photocopy of Rwandan Identity card or Passport for foreigners.

Done at Kigali on the 24th July 2019 By:

 

RUGWIZANGOGA Diogène

School Administrator

Kigali Christian School

Youth For Christ/Rwanda

 

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