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  • Posted: Dec 16, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
  • The University of Cape Coast was established in October, 1962 as a University College and placed in a special relationship with the University of Ghana, Legon. On October 1, 1971, the College attained the status of a full and independent University, with the authority to confer its own degrees, diplomas and certificates by an Act of Parliament - The Unive...
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    Deputy Director of Finance


    The Deputy Director of Finance shall be responsible for:

    •  assisting the Director of Finance in the performance of his/her duties
    •  supervising the preparation of Central Administration Annual Operational Budget
    •  supervising the preparation of University Annual Operational Consolidated Budgets
    •  monitoring of Central Administration Operational Budgets by issuing timely management reports to spending officers
    •  supervising and certifying the preparation of Central Administration Cash Books and Bank Reconciliation Statements
    •  preparation of the University’s Annual Government Budget
    •  preparation of Monthly Payroll Returns to National Council for Tertiary Education (NCTE)
    •  supervising the preparation of monthly returns on revenue expenditure incurred out of Internally Generated Fund to NCTE, Ministry of Education (MoE) and Ministry of Finance & Economic Planning (MoFEP)
    •  liaising with officials of NCTE, MoE, MoFEP and the Controller and Accountant General’s Department on issues of release of government subvention
    •  supervising preparation of University’s Statutory Accounts, (Consolidated Financial Statements)
    •  liaising with external auditors in the conduct of statutory audit
    •  preparation of Management’s responses on external auditors’ findings

    Qualification Required & Experience

    Candidates seeking appointment to this position must:

    •  possesses a first degree in Accounting/Finance/Auditing
    •  possess a Master’s degree in relevant area
    •  be a member of a recognized professional body and in good standing
    •  have ten (10) years relevant post qualification experience or be a serving Deputy Director of Finance or must have served as a Senior Accountant in an analogous institution for at least five (5) years
    •  has a minimum of twelve (12) papers (cumulative) in relevant professional area. Seven (7) of the papers should have been authored after appointment or promotion to the rank of Senior Accountant
    •  show in his/her curriculum vitae impact/achievements in the area of specialization
    •  have two (2) assessors’ reports

    Method of Application

    Interested applicants who meet the above criteria should please submit their applications and comprehensive curriculum vitae, together with relevant supporting documents and a Three-Page Vision Statement to:

    The Registrar
    University of Cape Coast
    Cape Coast

    Applicants should request three (3) referees to submit reports on them directly to the above address.


    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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