CPA Isaac Muzoora

University Finance Officer
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CPA Isaac Muzoora - Finance Officer
CPA Isaac Muzoora – Finance Officer

CPA Isaac Muzoora is the current Finance Officer, he is a Certified Public Accountant of Uganda and a graduate of Masters of Business Administration (MBA – Accounting) and Bachelor of Commerce – Accounting.

He has vast expertise in accounting and finance, logistics and procurement, auditing and internal control, assets and inventory management, financial planning, credit management and control, human resource management and Tax planning and has worked with

  1. Kazo District Local Government as a Chief Finance Officer
  2. Kiruhura District as a Head of Internal Audit
  3. Nile Breweries Limited as an Administration and Cost Controller
  4. Nile Breweries Limited as an Accountant
  5. Housing Finance Bank as an Assistant Banking Officer
  6. World Vision Uganda as an Assistant Accountant
  1. MBA – AccountingMbarara University of Science and Technology (August 2017 – August 2019)
  2. Certified Public Accountant/MembershipICPAU, Kampala (June 2011 – June 2013)
  3. Bachelor of Commerce – AccountingMakerere University (Sept 2003 – June 2006)
  4. UACE – Kitagata Secondary School (March 2001- Nov 2002)
  5. UCE – Nyabubare Secondary School (Feb 1997 – Nov 2000)

CONTINUOUS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (CPD) TRAINING

Public Sector Audit: Feedback from the Internal Audit and Inspectorate department – by ICPAU
Taxation of Employment Income – by ICPAU
Taxation of International transactions – by Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda(ICPAU)
Common compliance pitfalls for the taxpayers – by ICPAU
Contract management, challenges and practical solutions – by ICPAU
VAT Planning and management – by ICPAU
Review of the Public Finance Management Act,2015 – by ICPAU
Managing fraud and risks: A perspective of Local Governments – by ICPAU
Audit of Cooperatives: Feedback and recommendations – by ICPAU
IAS 1: Presentation of Financial Statements – by ICPAU
Audit of Local governments, findings and recommendations – by ICPAU
Debt Management and Credit Control – by Uganda Management Institute
The review of the Accountants Act 2013 – by ICPAU.
Cash Management and Problem Solving skills – conducted by World Vision.
Computer Skills – MS-Word, Ms-Excel, Syspro, flow centric, Sun system, Tally, Ms-PowerPoint, Ms- Access, bank master, Front office System and Equinox plus internet exploration.

As an Individual:

  • ICPAU Meritorious award for completing CPA in 2 years.
  • Certificate of competence in Managing Customer terms of Trade that minimises financial risk to Nile Breweries.
  • Best Employee of the year award 2011 in Housing Finance Bank.

As a Team:

  • Best Working Capital award for Africa F15
  • Best Depot of the Quarter – Mbarara for F14 Q2, F14 Q3, F15 Q1, F15 Q2, F16 Q2 and F16 Q4 Best Depot of the year – Mbarara for F15 and F16.
  • Brewery of the Year award – Mbarara 2017

Work Experience

  1. University Finance Officer – Bishop Stuart University (March 2022 – to- date)
  2. Chief Finance Officer – Kazo District Local Government (July 2019 – March 2022)
  3. Head of Internal Audit – Kiruhura District Local Government (March 2019 – June 2019)
  4. Administration and Cost Controller – Nile Breweries Limited (May 2015 – June 2018)
  5. Accountant – Nile Breweries Limited (October 2012 – April 2015)
  6. Assistant Banking Officer – Housing Finance Bank (October 2010 – September 2012)
  7. Assistant Accountant – World Vision Uganda (June 2008 – September 2010)
  8. Teller and Direct Sales Advisor – Barclays Bank Uganda (October 2006 – May 2008)

Other Part-time Responsibilities

Tax Agent, Uganda Revenue Authority (January 2018 to Present). Key responsibilities are Registration of Tax payers, Filing monthly VAT returns, Filing Annual Income Tax returns, Tax planning on behalf of tax payers to legally reduce on the tax burden, Representing tax payers on tax disputes with URA and general tax advisory and management to tax payers.
Lecturer, Professional Accountancy and Advisory Services (PACTAS) – July 2013 to Present. Key role was conducting and managing lectures timely to ensure completion of the syllabus and understand ability of students.

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