Meet Jerry Ssali

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.