Jerry Ssali is one of our Finance Officers, in the Fields of Life Uganda office. We asked Jerry a few questions and here is what he had to say…
Tell us a bit about yourself:
My name is Jerry Ssali, I am a father of two children and a husband to one woman.
I am an accountant by profession, with a passion for operating in an environment with good systems, because it makes everything so easy.
Tell us a fact about yourself:
I am not easily angered.
When did you first get involved with Fields of Life and Why?
I first heard of Field of Life from a consultancy firm, that was outsourced to conduct recruitment. After being shortlisted, I visited Fields of Life’s website and was amazed by the contribution they make in the local communities.
This touched my heart and I hoped for an opportunity to contribute to the livelihood of the people of Uganda.
What is your favourite thing about your job?
It gives me a feeling that I am indirectly contributing to the poor communities in Uganda.
What has been the most exciting thing since you started?
The spirit of team work within Fields of Life is amazing.
What 3 words would you use to describe yourself?
Simple, positive, professional.