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COBURWAS International Youth Organization to Transform Africa (CIYOTA) is a volunteer-based, non-profit organization established by refugee youth in December 2005 in Kyangwali refugee settlement, Uganda.

The Organization remains committed to its mission, which is to empower young people living in Uganda, and across Africa to be socially responsible entrepreneurial leaders to solve the root causes of their community problems.

CIYOTA is committed to paying particular attention to children and youth within their programs who have suffered from violence and trauma, and aspires to sustain support for young people who have suffered trauma. CIYOTA also recognizes the power of functional education as a critical part of healing conflict and creating social cohesion in communities.

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Accountant - Job Summary

The position requires maintaining accurate financial records by collecting, analyzing, and recording financial transactions and by maintaining proper books of accounts. It requires keeping all income, expenses, assets and liability accounts in the assigned area up to date to ensure the accuracy of the organization’s financial statements. The successful candidate should ensure that the organization’s assets are safeguarded, financial procedures and internal controls of the organization are followed, taxes are retained and paid on time. The successful candidate should be very well conversant with accounting principles, accounting rules, and should have previous experience with bookkeeping and should have the ability to analyze financial statements and spot numerical and posting mistakes.
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