Assistant School Accountant Job at Kigali Christian School - Career Opportunity in Rwanda

Vacancy title:
Assistant School Accountant

Jobs at:
Kigali Christian School

Deadline of this Job:
Monday, the 31 December 2018 at 5:00 PM

Duty Station:
Rwanda , East Africa , 250

Date Posted: 27th December 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time , Currency: RwF


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:

Nature of Contract: VOLUNTEERING

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 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.
  • University Degree in Accounting, Finance, Management or related field;
  • Knowledge of accounting and recording keeping;
  • Prior experience of two years in accounting and book-keeping;
  • Fluent in English and/or French.


  • 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 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 hand in hand with the school Accountant in the process of financial reporting consolidation;
  • To collaborate with campus Administrative assistants in process of collecting financial information needed to fulfill his/her mission.
  • To assist the school Administrator on financial and administrative tasks.

Job application procedure
Interested candidates to all the above positions 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 31 December 2018 at 5:00 PM including: 1. Application letter; 2. Curriculum Vitae bearing at least three referees; 3. Recommendation letter from the church; 4. Copies of Degree and academic transcripts; 5. Photocopy of Rwandan Identity card or Passport for foreigners. RUGWIZANGOGA Diogène School Administrator Kigali Christian School Youth for Christ/Rwanda Tel. +250 726 167 979 +250 727 338 356 +250 728 300 404

Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Rwanda
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 31 December 2018 at 5:00 PM
Duty Station: Rwanda
Posted: 27-12-2018
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 27-12-2018
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 27-12-2065
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