• Location:
    Kampala Kampala Kampala Kampala
  • Salary:
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Finance And Business
  • Deadline:
    November 11, 2019
  • Languages:


Company Description

The Public Service Commission is serviced by a Secretariat headed by the Secretary, Public Service Commission who is at the level of Permanent Secretary.  He is deputized by the Deputy Secretary, Public Service Commission. The Commission is organized on the basis of three Departments namely:- Guidance and Monitoring headed by a Deputy Secretary, Selection Systems (SSD) headed by a Commissioner and Finance and Administration headed by an Under Secretary.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

The Finance Manager will be responsible to the Registrar for performing the following duties;-

  • Verifying completeness of payment requisitions, justification and documentation of financial transactions;
  • Supervising periodic reconciliations of ledgers and cash books to account statements; non-tax revenue to URA provisional returns, and providing advice on appropriate actions.;
  • Producing routine financial management information and drafting periodic financial statements and reports for management use;
  • Preparing draft periodic statements and reports for compilation of final accounts;
  • Coordinating preparation of draft responses to audit activities or queries and oversight issues;
  • Preparing requests for funding;
  • Overseeing day-to-day operations of Accounts Unit;
  • Performing any other duties as may be assigned   from time to time.

Key Competencies

  • Accountability
  • Ethics and Integrity
  • Planning, organizing and coordinating
  • Communicating effectively
  • Leadership
  • Records and information management
  • Decision making
  • Public Relations and  customer care
  • Results oriented
  • Teamwork
  • Time management

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • The ideal applicants should be Ugandans holding an Honours Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Accounting; or a Bachelor’s Degree with a bias in Accounting plus professional qualifications in Accountancy obtained from a recognized University/Institution.
  • OR Full professional qualification in Accountancy obtained from a recognized awarding Institution accredited by the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (ICPAU)
  • plus at least a Post Graduate Diploma in a Management related field obtained from a recognized University/Institution.
  • Applicants should have a minimum of three (3) years working experience as an Accountant in Government or from a reputable organization.

How to Apply:

Applications should be filled ON-LINE and submitted

The link to the e-recruitment system can be accessed at this link Click Here

Applicants are advised to: –

  • Apply ON-LINE.
  • Scan and submit on-line relevant documents (‘O’ Level, ‘A’ Level, Degree Certificates and Professional Documents, copies of letters of appointment, confirmation and promotion).
  • Each attachment must not exceed a limit of 1MB and only portable documents format (PDF) is allowed.
  • Serving Officers should print an extract of PS Form 3 (2008) and obtain recommendation from the Responsible Officers. They should scan the recommendation together with the rest of the documents and submit online.

Application Process:

  • Click Here
  •  Click on register as a new user to create your account and complete your profile starting with the Bio data moving downwards.
  •  If you already have an account simply click on your right and update your profile
  •  Click a Job from the list of advertised jobs in the menu.
  • View the Job Details and click Apply now vi) Review your application and SUBMIT.


  • Only on-line applications will be considered.
  •  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  •  Shortlisted candidates shall be required to bring along with them their original certificates, transcripts and letters of employment during the Oral Interviews.
  • The Public Service Commission is an equal opportunity employer.
  •  In case of any inquiry, contact Tel. No. 0414254271 or 0414342279 or e-mail vacancies@psc.go.ug

Deadline: 11th November, 2019

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