Vacancy title:University Bursar
Deadline of this Job:27 August 2020
Busitema University is a multi-campus Public University located in Eastern Uganda. Applications are invited from suitably qualiﬁed candidates to fill vacant positions at the University.
Under Section 36 of the University and Other Tertiary Institutions Act 2E|El1 as amended the University Bursar shall be responsible for financial administration and planning of the University and shall maintain the accounts in a form determined by the University Council .
The candidate must be a Ugandan citizen with the following qualifications:
- A Master’s Degree in Business Administration (Accounting/Finance) or Master of Science in Accounting and Finance or its equivalent from a recognized institution.
- A fully qualified Professional Accountant with ACCA or CPA is a MUST.
- Member of a recognized Accounting body.
- An Honor's Bachelor‘s Degree in Business Administration (Accounting/Finance), Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting/ Finance), or Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance.
A minimum of eight (8) years of working experience in a financial management position, five (5) of which must have been obtained at the level of the Deputy University Bursar or equivalent level of experience from a reputable organization.
Age Limit: Should not have reached his/ her 55th birthday by deadline for submission of application
Tenure of appointment: The University Bursar shall be appointed on contract for a period of ﬁve  years, renewable once based on satisfactory performance.
Work Hours: 8
Job application procedure
Interested persons who meet the minimum requirements should apply online at the URL jobs and also submit 3 sets of applications duly signed together with detailed Curriculum Vitae with names of three referees, Academic Certificates and Transcripts, copies of Appointment letters, 3 recent passport photographs in envelopes addressed to the University Secretary, Busitema University, P.O. Box 236 Tororo or PO. Box 226 Busia. Applications can be submitted to the Office of the University Secretary or at the Liaison Office at Lincoln Flats A2 Makerere University. The deadline for submission of applications is on Thursday 27th August 2020 at 05:00 pm East African time.