at EthioChicken
Location Oromia, Ethiopia
Date Posted October 31, 2019
Category Accounting
Job Type Full-time
Currency UGX



EthioChicken is a leading distributor of chickens to rural farmers in Ethiopia. We are a rapidly growing Company that believes in investing in our employees and offers them opportunities for career advancement. Ethiochicken is an Ethiopian based company.


Our vision is to bring a chicken to every family in Ethiopia in 2021, and a chicken to every person in Ethiopia in the future, transforming the Ethiopian poultry industry, making it a model of inclusive growth.

Job Summary:

The Accountant, under the supervision of National finance manager, is responsible for overseeing preparation of payments, production receive and issues, company tax issues and additional finance projects.

Duties and responsibilities

  •  Check existence of budget for each payment requests before payment preparation
  • Prepare and Pay withholding taxes from payments in compliance with the Income Tax Proclamation
  • Prepare company’s taxes payments to be settled correctly and timely
  • Prepare bank payment transactions
  • Handle petty cash payments and ensure compliance with internal control set out
  • Submit bank instruction letters issued to the banks and follow-up their status
  • Prepare cheque payment vouches and cheques for only approved fund requests on time as per agreed upon terms and conditions, if any
  • Responsible to record and follow up all Goods Receiving Notes, Store Issue Vouchers and Goods Return Vouchers in excel sheet.
  • Record and follow up Settable Egg receiving note from breeding and Issuance of the settable Egg to other sites.
  • Ensure all costs are properly accumulated & assigned to proper stock.
  • Ensure all production costs are correctly accumulated & allocated properly.
  • Ensure all required purchase, issue and production documents are collected & completed before sending to HO.
  • Prepare & follow up outstanding GRN, SIV, DO & purchase invoice documents & report on weekly basis.
  • Follow and collect all required source documents for the site on weekly basis & report any Missed documents to cost division head HO immediately.
  • Ensure regular physical count of stock of raw materials, finished goods, Vaccines Medicines and Eggs and reconcile against stock cards.
  • Prepare stock and finished goods reconciliations and variances analysis
  • Report slow moving and dead stocks of raw materials and finished goods
  • Perform related duties as assigned by supervisor
  • Maintain compliance with all company policies and procedures and other duties assigned by immediate supervisor.

Job Requirements


  • Must be able to work under pressure, meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary customer service

Qualifications and Requirement

  • BA Degree in Accounting/Finance
  • Knowledge of Peachtree accounting


  • 2 Years work experience


Applying Instructions

Please title your application with subject line: - "Accountant- Holeta"

Only candidates meeting the required qualifications are invited to send their applications(Cover Letter) including a detailed CV through or



Women are highly encouraged to apply.

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