School Accountant Job at Open Minds Academy - Career Opportunity in Rwanda

Vacancy title:
School Accountant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Education, and Training , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Open Minds Academy

Deadline of this Job:
15 July 2021  

Duty Station:
Within Rwanda , Kicukiro , East Africa

Date Posted: Monday, June 28, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed


School: Open Minds Academy

Vacancy title: School Accountant

Job location: Kigali-Kicukiro

Job purpose

Open Minds Academy wishes to fill the below vacant positions with qualified, experienced, talented, capable and dedicated individuals to join the team to make a difference. The School Accountant major responsibility is to ensure the proper management of funds at the school level and she will be reporting to the school Director and the school management committee

Description of duties in and responsibilities of the school accountant

Supervises the Accounts Department
Coordinates Annual Budget Preparation Process and Finance transfers.
Enhances Internal Control in all Programmes/Projects
Managing financial records
Preparing financial statements
Checking payroll records
Reconciling accounts
Handling reimbursements
Closing monthly records and reports
Ensuring efficiency and accuracy of records
Utilizing accounting software

Candidate Qualifications for the School accountant

At least three years of relevant work experience in accounting or finance;
Analytical thinking;
Sound judgment;
Excellent written and oral communication skills in English and French;
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision;
Proficiency with Excel, Word, and PowerPoint;
Strong organizational and research skills with a thorough understanding of finance and accounting principles, procedures, and techniques;
Excellent knowledge of accounting softwareS(Sage, quick books, etc)

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree


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Job application procedure

Application methodology

The application file including a cover letter addressed to the management of Open Minds Academy, an updated CV, copy of the diplomas as well as other certificates can be sent through email at with a copy to before July 15th, 2021 at 5:00 pm. For more information or clarifications, please call 0788643162

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Rwanda
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 15 July 2021
Duty Station: Kicukiro
Posted: 28-06-2021
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 28-06-2021
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 28-06-2041
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