Accounts Officer Job at ASA Microfinance (Rwanda) - Career Opportunity in Rwanda
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Vacancy title:
Accounts Officer

Jobs at:
ASA Microfinance (Rwanda)

Deadline of this Job:
23rd November 2018

Duty Station:
Kigali, Rwanda

Date Posted: 20th November 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time

About the Company


Company Summary

ASA Microfinance (Rwanda) Plc is a subsidiary of ASA International which is a limited liability company registered in 2007 and had been establishing Microfinance Institutions (MFIs) in different countries of Asia and Africa by playing role in poverty alleviation and women empowering, and has extensive microfinance programs globally.

We are looking for competent, dynamic and self-motivated staff to fill up the following position.

Position: Accounts Officer

Location: Head Office

Direct Supervisor: Accounts Manager

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare, examine, and analyze accounting records, financial statements, and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
  • Make sure all General Ledgers are reconciled on time
  • Posting and processing journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
  • Analyzing all expenses for head office and branches, payroll records and propose adjusting entries for correction
  • Participate in the month-end procedures for the preparation of financial reports and ensure timely reporting to different stakeholders
  • Responsible for gathering tax details, time to time filling of all relevant taxes and maintaining tax reports.
  • Assist in the budget preparation and revision
  • Ensure compliance within accounting standards and maintaining structures that meet both statutory and management reporting requirements and comply with audit practices.
  • Perform any other duties that may be assigned


  • A university degree majoring in Accounting
  • Having/pursuing CPA is an added advantage
  • Proven experience of more than 3 years as an (Accountant & Accounts Officer) in a reputable company more preferably in the financial institutions’ sector
  • Good with numbers and figures and an analytical acumen
  • Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting Standards and practices
  • Knowledge of tax rules of Rwanda
  • Excellent working capabilities with Microsoft Excel spreadsheets and other accounting software packages.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, accept and discharge substantial responsibilities, prioritize work assignments, meet deadlines, and exercise professional judgment.
  • Good interpersonal skills, honesty, and commitment to excellence.
  • Be Rwandan by Nationality
  • Written and spoken proficiency in English

Job application procedure

Interested candidates should send the following documents by hard copy to our Head Office:

  • Motivation Letter,
  • Detailed curriculum vitae including three persons of references and their recommendations
  • Copy of degrees;
  • One Photo passport
  • And a copy of the National Identification

Applications should be addressed to the Managing Director of ASA MICROFINANCE (RWANDA) PLC located in GASABO District, Plot No.- 95, NTORA Village, KG 784 St. RUHANGO Cell, Gisozi Sector, Kigali, Rwanda., Tel: 0781447017

The Deadline for submission is on Friday 23rd November 2018 at 5 PM.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for exams.

Human Resource Manager

ASA Microfinance Rwanda Plc

Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Rwanda
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 23rd November 2018
Duty Station: Kigali, Rwanda
Posted: 20-11-2018
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 20-11-2018
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 20-11-2064
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