Accountant – Accounts Receivables

MTN Mobile Money Uganda Limited is an equal opportunity employer and is seeking to recruit competent individuals to fill the following Position.

Accountant – Accounts Receivables

Reporting to: Manager – Finance Operations

Division – Finance

No. of Vacancies: 1


Mission/ Core purpose of the Job

Timely and accurately record the company’s debtors while ensure debt collection is as per management guidelines

Main Job Functions:

  • Ensure all invoices are properly accounted (accounting combinations) for in each month
  • Ensure all AR sub module receivables are balancing to the respective GL accounts at the end of each month
  • Perform ARCS reconciliations at month end for allocated accounts receivable related GL accounts.
  • Ensure that the AR receipts are allocated to the correct invoices to achieve correct aging reports.
  • Ensure any unallocated/unidentified receipts are correctly allocated i.e. preferably within the same accounting period
  • Support the internal and external audit process as and when required in the area of accounts receivables
  • Ensure debtor days are kept within limits set by management by actively driving debt collection
  • Any other duty as may be required that is in line with the nature of job and level of responsibility
  • Ensure intercompany reporting is done i.e. invoicing is done by 25th of each month and hyperion load is completed by 3rd of every month
  • Coordinate the netting process for intercompany balances with Telco
  • Ensure monthly revaluations for balances are performed
  • Ensure that all invoices, account statements and other correspondences are promptly delivered to customers

Job Requirements (Education, Experience and Competencies)


  • Bachelors majoring in Accounting or its equivalent
  • Partial qualification in ACCA/CPA

• A minimum of 2 years relevant experience (experience in the telecommunications industry is an added advantage)


  • Knowledge of operational systems
  • Analytical skills
  • Proficiency in Ms Excel, Ms Word


  • Oracle system use
  • Basic understanding of the end-to-end billing process
  • Advanced Microsoft excel application

Behavioral Competencies:

  • Attention to detail
  • Self-drive
  • Integrity
  • Team player
  • Advanced Microsoft excel application

MTN Mobile Money Uganda Limited has the obligation to safeguard its employees through providing a working environment that is safe and without risk to the health of its employees. MTN has a Vaccination policy for all its employees to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 in order to work from its offices and premises.


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