Post of Accounts Assistant (Contract Basis)

Post of Accounts Assistant (Contract Basis)

Applications are invited from suitable qualified candidates for the Post of Account Assistant to assist the financial management of the research grants, development funds, and postgraduate courses of the University of Colombo.

Qualifications: Degree in Finance/Accountancy/ Business Management or equivalent qualification.

Preference will be given to those who have the following qualifications in addition to the Degree

  1. Foundation level (CAB 1) in the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CASL) or equivalent qualification.
  2. Member of Association of Accounting Technician of Sri Lanka (MAAT)

Experience: Two years minimum experience in the field of Accounting or Auditing from a reputed government or private organization.

Age: Should be no more than 35 years.

Salary: Rs. 50,000/- + Cost of Living (COL) + EPF + ETF per month

Period: One year on Contract (Renewable depending on the performance and the need of the University)

Applications with full details of qualifications, copies of certificates and the names and addresses, contact numbers, of two non-related referees should email to ( to the Senior Assistant Registrar/ Non-Academic Establishments Branch on or before 03.12.2021. The Post applied for should be indicated on the subject line of the email.

Applications received after the closing date will not be entertained. Incomplete applications will be rejected.

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University of Colombo,
94, Cumaratunga Munidasa Mawatha,
Colombo 3.