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Showing posts with label Accounting / Audit / Tax. Show all posts

23 Sep 2015

Accountant Grade II (1 Post)

 TAFIRI is seeking to employ qualified personnel to fill in the vacant positions available at the Institute as follows:-

Job Vacancy: Accountant Grade II (1 Post)
Duty Station: Kyela Centre, Kyela

Qualifications:
By appointment of a holder of Certified Public Accountant (Tanzania) [CPA (T)]. Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA), Chartered Accountant (CA)

Duties and responsibilities
Performs a range of accounting functions, including vote, accounts, cheques, billing arrangements, ledger control and preparation of credits, profit and losses accounts.
To assist in answering Audit queries and to liaise with external auditors on financial reports.
To ensure that financial regulations are adhered to.
To maintain proper records of assets and liabilities of the Institute.
To write regular reports on revenue, expenditure and returns.
To supervise and direct his subordinates.
To perform any other duties assigned.

Salary Scale: PGSS 8.2
Terms of Engagement: Permanent and Pensionable


How To Apply:

Applicant should submit application letter, CVs, copies of academic, birth and any other related certificates and two passport size photographs;
Applicants must clearly show their complete contact addresses, mobile telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses;

The title of the position applied for should be written in the subject of the application letter and marked on the envelope; short of which will make the application invalid;
For those who are currently employed must channel their application letters to their employees;

Applications should be sent by either post Courier or delivered by hand (Office Hours) to the address shown below ;

Deadline for receiving applications is 06 October 2015 at 15:00 Hours.

Only, shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Director General
Tanzania Fisheries Research Institute (TAFIRI)
Kunduchi Area, Kinondoni Municipality
P.O. Box 9750 - Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Tel: +255 22 2650043


Details Source: Daily News, 22nd September 2015

20 Jul 2015

Accounts Assistant

Habitat for Humanity Tanzania (HFHT) is a registered organization under the Societie’s Ordinance (SO 8677). Humanity International (HFTHI) which is non-profit, ecumenical Christian housing ministry. The purpose and goal of Habitat for Humanity is to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness from the world, and to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and action. HFHT is currently implementating the Housing Microfinance Program known as “Makazi Bora”

As it expand lines of Business, HFHT is inviting applications from suitably qualified Tanzanians to fill the following posts;

POSITION: ACCOUNT ASSISTANT (1 POST)

Summary of Job Responsibilities
The Accounts Assistant will be responsible for posting financial transactions. He/she will assist the Accountant in preparing transactions for Journal entities and for bank reconciliation. He/she shall also reconcile loan transactions with loan tracking system. The Accounts Assistant shall report to the Accountant.

Required skills & Qualifications
•    A Bachelor Degree or its equivalent in Accounting from any recognized institution
•    Candidates with minimum of 2 years working experience will have added advantage
•    Computer literacy especially in Excel and any accounting package
•    Good oral and written English

REMUNERATION
HFHT will provide competitive remuneration package to qualified candidates depending on ones’ qualifications and working experience

HOW TO APPLY
Interested candidates should send their applications with CVs and names and contacts of at least three referees to;

The National Director
Habitat for Humanity Tanzania
P.O.BOX 105506
DAR ES SALAAM

Email; makazibora@hfhtanzania.org. So as to reach him by 24th July 2015

Only qualified candidates will be contacted for interview

Details Source: The Guardian, 20th July 2015

MSAIDIZI WA HESABU (ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT) - 10 POST

 POSITION:  MSAIDIZI WA HESABU (ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT) - 10 POST

Employer: Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism

JOB SUMMARY:
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Kuandika na kutunza “register” zinazohusu shughuli za uhasibu.
• Kuandika hati za malipo na hati za mapokezi ya fedha.
• Kutunza majalada yenye kumbukumbu za hesabu
• Kupeleka barua/nyaraka za uhasibu Benki.
• Kufanya usuluhisho wa masurufu, karadha, Hesabu za Benki na Amana.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE:
•  Kuajiriwa wenye Cheti cha ATEC level II au “Foundation Level” kinachotolewa na NBAA

REMUNERATION: Salary Scale TGS B


How To Apply:
All application should be sent through Recruitment Portal with the following address. http://portal.ajira.go.tz/  (This address can be found also in Public

Application Deadline: 24-07-2015

Agricultural Finance Specialist

Connexus Corporation is dedicated to providing high quality international development consulting services in support of financial services and enterprise development. Since 2007, Connexus has completed numerous initiatives, specializing in rural and agricultural finance and impact investment. In particular, Connexus acts as a bridge builder between the public and private sector; finance and funding needs; technology and the user; and funds and markets.

ABOUT THE JOB
Connexus is seeking an Agricultural Finance Specialist for the anticipated USAID - funded Mboga Matunda program under the Feed the Future Initiative in Tanzania. The program will focus on increasing the productivity and profitability of horticulture value chains, while also integrating a large number of women and youth into the sector. The program will also look to extend the benefits from horticulture to improve the nutritional status of Tanzanians, including women and children.

LOCATION: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Identify and make contact with key informants and key stakeholders in horticulture value chains
• Identify finance and investment opportunities utilizing partnerships with key value chain actors and strategies for connecting smallholders to markets
• Develop relationships with local and international financial institutions and investors
• Work with financial institutions and value chain actors to design financial products to meet smallholder demand for financial services
• Develop, package and market a pipeline of project related investment opportunities, in coordination with project partners

QUALIFICATIONS
• Must hold a Bachelor’s degree, Master’s preferred, and at least 10 years of experience in agricultural finance, economic growth/trade, value chain competitiveness or investment promotion
• Demonstrated success in implementing programs aimed at increasing access to finance and investment for agricultural value chains, especially horticulture value chains
• Demonstrated knowledge of the latest developments in advancing good/best practices in value chain development that reaches women, youth and smallholders
• Demonstrated creativity, willingness to innovate, think systemically and manage within a team environment
• Experience working on USAID-funded programs in East Africa
• Experience working with public-private partnerships
• This position requires spoken and written fluency in English and Swahili

DEADLINE: August 28, 2015

HOW TO APPLY
If you would like to apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter with salary requirements to careers@connexus.email with “Ag Finance Specialist – Mboga Matunda” in the subject line.
No phone calls please.

9 Jul 2015

Accountant

Ultimate Security is looking for Accountant having minimum 5 years of Experience in Account Payable, Bank reconciliation, Supplier reconciliation, Inter-company reconciliation, posting expenses vouchers etc. 

Salary will range from TZS 1 million to TZS 1.5 million.


Job Title: Accountant

Reports To: Finance Controller

Overall Job Purpose:

·    The  Accountant is responsible for to assist the financial controller for day to day accounting matters, Ensure reliable and accurate financial reporting processes and systems, Provide timely reporting for closing the financial book and Audits, Ensures alignment with the accounting principles as per International Financial Reporting Standards & International Auditing Standards.


Functions of Job:
·    Look after complete posting of all transactions (including reports i.e. Trial balance, debtors and creditors list) independently.
·    Maintain the Fixed asset Register and Run the depreciation schedule on Monthly basis
·    Check the accuracy and completeness of the bank reconciliation on daily basis
·    Check the approval and correct accounting ledger for posting petty cash vouchers on daily basis
·    Timely completion of Inter Branch Reconciliation on monthly basis
·    Timely completion of Intercompany Reconciliation on monthly basis
·    Handling a team of accountant and making sure team well motivated and  disciplined
·    Preparation and submission of Monthly VAT Return
·    Preparation and submission of P9 and P10 Returns
·    Responsible for ZNZ Branch Customer Reconciliations & aging summery.
·    Assist the FC from journal entry till the financial reporting for Ultimate Communication.
·     Ensure all supplier reconciliation and payments as per due dates
·    Review of Supplier payments and general payments before approval
·    Participates in the preparation of budgets, forecasts, etc
·    Provide timely reporting for completion of Audits- External customers
One point of contact for above internal/external customers
·    Helping to  Finance Controller  for preparation Audit Schedule

Key Performance Indicators

·    Closing financial book on monthly basis not later than 5th of every month
·    Compliance with statutory audits and TRA
·    100% accuracy of Financial information
·    Adhere to all the internal control and keep the team in high spirit

Financial dimensions:   

·    Ensure  timely closure of financial books and  Statutory compliance

Job Holder Specification:

Formal Education    :     Graduate in Finance & Accounts


Experience:   
·    Previous experience of working in a finance department with exposure to accounts of 3 - 5 years.
·    Good understanding about IFRS
·    Experience in security industry will be an added advantage.
·    Experience in coordinating with various departments to solve issues.

Personal qualities:       
·    Good keyboard skills and competence of Word, Excel and Outlook are required
·    High standard of numeracy, accuracy with attention to detail
·    A team player with a flexible approach and a willingness to learn
·    A self-starter who is pro-active and can set and achieves goals
·    Strong organizational & time management skills.
·    Ability to recognize potential risks to the Firm that should be escalated

How To Apply:

Apply by sending your Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Academic Certificates to the email: careers@ultimate-tz.com


Deadline: 11 July 2015

3 Jul 2015

Accounting Officers (2 Posts)

Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) is one of Africa's most eminent health research organizations. With a history of more than 50 years, IHI is an independent, non-profit organization, registered in Tanzania and led by Tanzanians. IHI conducts a wide range of health-related research, including biomedical and environmental studies, trials of drugs, vaccines and diagnostics, health-systems research, and monitoring and evaluation.

IHI invites applications from interested, suitable and qualified Tanzanians to fill the following positions.

Position: Accounting Officers (2 Posts)

Location: Dar Es Salaam

Summary:
Accounting officers will report to the Senior Accountant. They are responsible for the day to day management of projects within the portfolio, review project budgets, initiate/process payments approved by project leaders, keep records of daily movement of project transaction, reporting and follow up on clearance of advance payments

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • First degree or advanced Diploma in Accounts, a certification in Accounts will be an added advantage
  • Project Management skills will be an added advantage

REMUNERATION
An attractive and competitive remuneration package will be offered to the right candidates based on IHI salary scales.


MODE OF APPLICATION
Download the full adverts attached below. Candidates meeting the above job requirements should send their letter of applications, with detailed curriculum vitae (CVs) showing contact address, e-mail, telephone numbers and photocopy of academic and professional certificates, to:

Chief Human Resources Officer,
Ifakara Health Institute,
P.O. Box 78373,
Dar ES Salaam

E mail: recruitment@ihi.or.tz

The deadline for submission of application is 05 July 2015. Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews. 

Senior Accountant (1 Post)

Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) is one of Africa's most eminent health research organizations. With a history of more than 50 years, IHI is an independent, non-profit organization, registered in Tanzania and led by Tanzanians. IHI conducts a wide range of health-related research, including biomedical and environmental studies, trials of drugs, vaccines and diagnostics, health-systems research, and monitoring and evaluation.

IHI invites applications from interested, suitable and qualified Tanzanians to fill the following positions.

Position: Senior Accountant (1 Post)

Location: Dar Es Salaam

Summary:
The Senior Accountant ERP implementation and support reports to the Chief Finance Officer. S/he will be responsible for the successful financial implementation of new systems with financial impact and the day to day operational support of the financial systems across the Institute.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • University degree in accounting and finance, professional accounting qualification such as ACCA, CA, CPA or equivalent will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants will ideally have experience in systems implementations and will have super user capability. With experience  of more than 5 years at the senior level in the complex accounting environment, including leadership role in a business strategy, planning or analytics.

REMUNERATION
An attractive and competitive remuneration package will be offered to the right candidates based on IHI salary scales.


MODE OF APPLICATION
Download the full adverts attached below. Candidates meeting the above job requirements should send their letter of applications, with detailed curriculum vitae (CVs) showing contact address, e-mail, telephone numbers and photocopy of academic and professional certificates, to:

Chief Human Resources Officer,
Ifakara Health Institute,
P.O. Box 78373,
Dar ES Salaam

E mail: recruitment@ihi.or.tz

The deadline for submission of application is 05 July 2015. Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews. 

25 May 2015

Accounts Technician II (5 Posts)

Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) is Tanzania’s sole standards body, formerly
established by the Standards Act No. 3 of 1975, which was repealed and replaced by the Standards Act No. 2 of 2009. It is a Parastatal Organization under the Ministry of Industry and Trade. The Bureau is looking for suitably, qualified, competent and committed Tanzanians to fill the following vacancies:

Accounts Technician II (5 Posts)
Qualifications and Experience
Holders of Diploma or NTA Level VI in Accountancy form recognized institutions

Duties and Responsibilities
§§ Writing payments vouchers and cheques
§§ Receiving cash
§§ Performs banking activities
§§ Effecting payments
§§ Performing banking activities
§§ Maintain Cash Registers
§§ Filling of payments of vouchers
§§ Any other related duties as may be assigned by Accountant.

REMUNERATION
All above vacancies carry an attractive remuneration package in accordance with the qualifications and experience stated in the specific vacant post.

GENERAL CONDITIONS
I. Interested and qualified candidates are invited to apply by sending their application
letters attached with copies of relevant certificates, testimonials and detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV).
II. The CV must incorporate contact details including telephone numbers, email addresses and three referees with their telephone numbers and addresses.
III. Form IV and Form VI result slips are strictly not accepted
IV. Certificates from foreign examination bodies, College or Universities should be verified by NECTA, NACTE or TCU respectively.
V. Age limit is 35 years for all posts except for Chief Procurement Officer.
VI. All applicants must be ready to work at any station in Tanzania
VII. The applications should reach the address below on or before 08.06.2015
VIII. Only Shortlisted applicants will be contacted for the interview.
IX. Applicants who are currently employed in the public service should route their application letters through their respective employers.
X. The Title and Field applied should be indicated on top of envelop and on the letter heading.
XI. HAND DELIVERED IS NOT ALLOWED

APPLICATION LETTERS SHOULD BE POSTED TO THE FOLLOWING ADDRESS.

DIRECTOR GENERAL
Tanzania Bureau of Standards
Morogoro/Sam Nujoma Roads, Ubungo
P O Box 9524
Dar es Salaam
Tanzania

Principal Auditor Grade II (1 Post)

Co-operative Audit and Supervision Corporation (COASCO) was established by Act of Parliament No. 15 of 1982 and revised on April 2005. COASCO Mission is to conduct it activities in openness and transparency pertaining to client Auditing and supervision, research and consultancy in all co-operative and non co-operative entities, while its vision is to become a professional audit firm and to be the leader among audit firms by currently the corporation operate in 14 regions country wide.

Position:  Principal Auditor Grade II (1 Post)

Reporting to: Director General
Location: Head Office Dodoma

Personal Profile/Specification
Qualifications
  • A holder of CPA (T), ACCA or equivalent. In addition must posse's Master degree and more than five years of relevant experience. 
  • Must be registered with NBAA as Certified Accountant in Public Practice or Certified Public Accountant.,

Work skills and Experience
  • At least seven years work experience, three of which at a senior level in a reputable organization dealing with audit matters.

Age Limit: Up to 45 years

SALARY AND BENEFIT
Attractive  salary for both positions will be offered to the right candidate according to COASCO Salary Scale.


HOW TO APPLY:

All interested applicants should attach motivating cover letter as to why they are suitable for positions applied, curriculum vitae, certified copies of certificates and recent passport size to reach below address not later than two weeks from the date of first appearance:

Director General,
COASCO,
P.O. Box 761,
DODOMA

Deadline: 08th June 2015

Source: Daily News, 25th May 2015

Senior Assistant Auditor Grade I (3 Posts)

Co-operative Audit and Supervision Corporation (COASCO) was established by Act of Parliament No. 15 of 1982 and revised on April 2005. COASCO Mission is to conduct it activities in openness and transparency pertaining to client Auditing and supervision, research and consultancy in all co-operative and non co-operative entities, while its vision is to become a professional audit firm and to be the leader among audit firms by currently the corporation operate in 14 regions country wide.

Position: Senior Assistant Auditor Grade I (3 Posts)

Reporting to: Director General

Location: Head Office Dodoma

Personal Profile/Specification

Qualifications;
Degree/Advanced diploma in accounting or its equivalent,

Work skills and Experience
At least nine years working experience in a reputable organization dealing with auditing.

Age Limit:
Up to 45 years

SALARY AND BENEFIT
Attractive  salary for both positions will be offered to the right candidate according to COASCO Salary Scale.


HOW TO APPLY:

All interested applicants should attach motivating cover letter as to why they are suitable for positions applied, curriculum vitae, certified copies of certificates and recent passport size to reach below address not later than two weeks from the date of first appearance:

Director General,
COASCO,
P.O. Box 761,
DODOMA


Deadline: 08th June 2015

Source: Daily News, 25th May 2015

9 May 2015

Auditor Grade II (Taxation) – 10

On behalf of National Audit Office (NAO, Public Service Recruitment Secretariat invites qualified Tanzanians to fill 123 vacant posts in the above Public Institutions.

The Controller and Auditor General of Tanzania has been given the legal mandate to carry out performance audit by virtue of Section 28 of the Public Audit Act No.11 of 2008.
Performance Auditing is an audit of the economy, efficiency and effectiveness with which the audited entity uses its resources in carrying out is responsibilities. Goals for performance auditing include improvement of programmes and operations, saving tax payers money, providing better services to the public and obtaining best value for money.

Auditor Grade II (Taxation) – 10


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
· Audit TRA annual revenue statement and financial statement, Examine and prepare audit findings resulting from audit assignment and report to a team leader, 
· Participate in performing audit plan and execution, Perform regular audit verifications on management replies submitted by the client,
· Prepare briefs (summarized reporting documents) prior PAC session when called upon,
· Interpret various tax laws and regulations applicable at TRA and testing their compliance on revenue collections 
· Consult TRA revenue officers on the matters arising from irregularities and malicious practices by the client which have effects on revenue collection,
· Keeping track records of outstanding court cases lodged with Tax Revenue Appeal Board and participate in special audit and any assignment directed by the Chief External Auditor (CEA).

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
· Bachelor of Science in Taxation or Bachelor Degree /Advanced Diploma in Accountancy or finance from any recognized institution.
· Knowledge and skills in Taxation, Custom and excise duties will be an added advantage.
· Use of computer and application of various software such as Word, Excel and Power Point will be an essential requirement.

REMUNERATION
· Salary Scale: TGS. D


NB: GENERAL CONDITIONS
i. All applicants must be Citizens of Tanzania and not above 45 years old, however, should also observe the age limit for each position where indicated.
ii. Applicants must attach an up-to-date current Curriculum Vitae (CV) having reliable contact, postal address, e-mail and telephone numbers.
iii. Applicants should apply on the strength of the information given in this advertisement.
iv. The title of the position and institution applied for should be written in the subject of the application letter and marked on the envelope; short of which will make the application invalid.
v. Applicants must attach their detailed relevant certified copies of academic certificates:
- Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma/Certificates.
- Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma transcripts.
- Form IV and Form VI National Examination Certificates.
- Computer Certificate
- Professional certificates from respective boards
- One recent passport size picture and birth certificate.
vi. FORM IV AND FORM VI RESULTS SLIPS ARE STRICTLY NOT ACCEPTED
vii. Testimonials, Partial transcripts and results slips will not be accepted.
viii. Presentation of forged academic certificates and other information in he CV will necessitate to legal action
ix. Applicants for senior positions currently employed in the public service should route their application letters through their respective employers.
x. Applicants for entry levels currently employed in the Public Service should not apply, they have to adhere to Government Circular Na. CAC. 45/257/01/D/140 dated 30th November, 2010.
xi. Applicants who have/were retired from the Public Service for whatever reason should not apply.
xii. Applicants should indicate three reputable referees with their reliable contacts.
xiii. Certificates from foreign examination bodies for ordinary or advanced level education should be certified by The National Examination Council of Tanzania (NECTA)
xiv. Certificates from foreign Universities should be verified by The Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU)
xv. Deadline for application is 20th May, 2015 at 3:30 p.m
xvi. Applicants with special needs/case (disability) are supposed to indicate
xvii. Women are highly encouraged to apply
xviii. Only short listed candidates will be informed on a date for interview
xix. Application letters should be written in Swahili or English

APPLICATION LETTERS SHOULD BE POSTED TO THE FOLLOWING ADDRESS. HAND DELIVERY IS NOT ACCEPTABLE:

Secretary
Public Service Recruitment  Secretariat,
P. O. Box 63100
DAR ES SALAAM

Auditor Grade II – 85 Posts

On behalf of National Audit Office (NAO, Public Service Recruitment Secretariat invites qualified Tanzanians to fill 123 vacant posts in the above Public Institutions.

The Controller and Auditor General of Tanzania has been given the legal mandate to carry out performance audit by virtue of Section 28 of the Public Audit Act No.11 of 2008.
Performance Auditing is an audit of the economy, efficiency and effectiveness with which the audited entity uses its resources in carrying out is responsibilities. Goals for performance auditing include improvement of programmes and operations, saving tax payers money, providing better services to the public and obtaining best value for money.

Auditor Grade II – 85 Posts

Duties and Responsibilities
· Audit Government Revenue and expenditure;
· Participate in preparation and implementation of work plan and audit programs,
· Assist in preparing the implementation programme of Annual Audit Plan,
· Assist in preparing and implementing audit programme and plans and Keeping different records of Account in the Office.

Qualifications and Experience
· Holder of Bachelor Degree of Accounting and Finance or Advanced Diploma in Accountancy from any recognized institution.
· Use of computer and application of various soft wares such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint will be an essential requirement.
· Applicants with at least one year (1) working experience in the relevant field will be given priority.

Remuneration
· Salary Scale: TGS. D

NB: GENERAL CONDITIONS
i. All applicants must be Citizens of Tanzania and not above 45 years old, however, should also observe the age limit for each position where indicated.
ii. Applicants must attach an up-to-date current Curriculum Vitae (CV) having reliable contact, postal address, e-mail and telephone numbers.
iii. Applicants should apply on the strength of the information given in this advertisement.
iv. The title of the position and institution applied for should be written in the subject of the application letter and marked on the envelope; short of which will make the application invalid.
v. Applicants must attach their detailed relevant certified copies of academic certificates:
- Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma/Certificates.
- Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma transcripts.
- Form IV and Form VI National Examination Certificates.
- Computer Certificate
- Professional certificates from respective boards
- One recent passport size picture and birth certificate.
vi. FORM IV AND FORM VI RESULTS SLIPS ARE STRICTLY NOT ACCEPTED
vii. Testimonials, Partial transcripts and results slips will not be accepted.
viii. Presentation of forged academic certificates and other information in he CV will necessitate to legal action
ix. Applicants for senior positions currently employed in the public service should route their application letters through their respective employers.
x. Applicants for entry levels currently employed in the Public Service should not apply, they have to adhere to Government Circular Na. CAC. 45/257/01/D/140 dated 30th November, 2010.
xi. Applicants who have/were retired from the Public Service for whatever reason should not apply.
xii. Applicants should indicate three reputable referees with their reliable contacts.
xiii. Certificates from foreign examination bodies for ordinary or advanced level education should be certified by The National Examination Council of Tanzania (NECTA)
xiv. Certificates from foreign Universities should be verified by The Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU)
xv. Deadline for application is 20th May, 2015 at 3:30 p.m
xvi. Applicants with special needs/case (disability) are supposed to indicate
xvii. Women are highly encouraged to apply
xviii. Only short listed candidates will be informed on a date for interview
xix. Application letters should be written in Swahili or English

APPLICATION LETTERS SHOULD BE POSTED TO THE FOLLOWING ADDRESS. HAND DELIVERY IS NOT ACCEPTABLE:

Secretary
Public Service Recruitment  Secretariat,
P. O. Box 63100
DAR ES SALAAM

28 Mar 2015

Accountant

A reputable firm based in Dar es salaam is looking for a competent Accountant

Qualifications
  • Bachelor degree/Masters of Accounts or Finance
  • At least 5 years of experience in Accounts field
  • Should be Tanzanian citizen
Mode of Application:
Application attached with copies  of relevant certificates and CV's
Applicants should give the names of three reputable referees with their address, telephone/e-mails
All applications should be send through email address; - barnabasfelix@yahoo.com
or call mobile number +255713428812

Details Source: Daily News, 26th March 2015

22 Mar 2015

Senior Accountant - With taxation experience (1 Post) at LAPF

The LAPF Pensions Fund is a social security institution affiliated to the prime Minister’s Office Regional Administration and Local Government (PMORLG). LAPF ha it’s headquarter in Dodoma with zone and liaison offices in Dar es salaam, Arusha, Iringa, Mwanza, Mtwara, Rukwa and Kigoma.

LAPF activities have been steadily increasing in the recent past and in response to that, the Fund is seeking to recruit dynamic, committed, qualified individuals who are highly motivated, entrepreneurial minded and result drive professionals with proven track record.

The available positions together with their specific requirements are as follows:

POSITION: Senior Accountant - With taxation experience (1 Post)

Reports to Chief Accountant, the Accountant will be responsible to provide proper advice on issues to Fund taxation

Qualification Skills and Experience

i. A Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Finance or Business Administration with bias in accounting
ii.Understanding of international Financial Reporting Standards
iii. CPA (T) or equivalent
iv. Computer literacy with advanced knowledge of integrated Financial Management Systems
v. A practical experience in taxation will be an added advantage
vi. At least four year post qualification experience in a reputable institution

Duties and Responsibilities
i. To advise LAPF management on taxation
ii. Ensure the accuracy of subsidiary books of accounts and the General ledge and timely provide report to superiors
iii. Carry out periodic financial analysis and issues periodic financial reports to superiors in accordance with the management information Systems
iv. Ensure proper accounting of fixed assets and timely provide report to speriors
v. Prepare journal vouchers, monthly payroll and statutory returns and timely provide report to superiors
vi. Check the accuracy and completeness of payment vouchers, journal vouchers and other accounting records and timely provide report to superiors
vii. Prepare financial statements and schedule for audit purposes in accordance with the International Accounting Standards and International Financial Reporting Standards and timely provide report to superiors
viii. Perform any other duties as may be assigned by superiors from time to time

GENERAL CONDITIONS.
i. All applicants must be citizens of Tanzania and are not above 45 years old, however, should also observe the age limit of each position where indicated.
ii. Applicants must attach an up – to date current Curriculum Vitae (CV) having reliable contract, postal address, E-mail and telephone numbers.
iii. From IV and From VI results slips are strictly not accepted.
iv. Testimonials, partial transcripts and results slips will not be accepted.
v. Presentation of forged academic certificates and other information in the CV will necessitate to legal action.
vi. Certificate from foreign examination bodies for ordinary or advanced level education should be certified by the National Examination Council of Tanzania (NECTA).
vii. Certificate from foreign Universities should be verified by the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU).

HOW TO APPLY:
If you believe you are the right candidate for any of the above positions, please send your application with detailed curriculum vitae. Photocopies of academic certificates and testimonials and names of three referees with their contacts to the address below. Submission of your application should be not late than 10th April 2015 at 17:00hrs local time

Only shortlisted candidates shall be invited for interview.

Job applicant, who will not hear from us, should consider they are unsuccessful.

The Director General,
LAPF Pensions Fund,
Mtendeni Street,
P.O BOX 1501,
DODOMA.

Accountant - 2 Posts at LAPF

The LAPF Pensions Fund is a social security institution affiliated to the prime Minister’s Office Regional Administration and Local Government (PMORLG). LAPF ha it’s headquarter in Dodoma with zone and liaison offices in Dar es salaam, Arusha, Iringa, Mwanza, Mtwara, Rukwa and Kigoma.

LAPF activities have been steadily increasing in the recent past and in response to that, the Fund is seeking to recruit dynamic, committed, qualified individuals who are highly motivated, entrepreneurial minded and result drive professionals with proven track record.

The available positions together with their specific requirements are as follows:

POSITION: Accountant - 2 Posts

Reports to senior Accountant, the Accountant will be responsible for preparation of financial statement, effective application of accounting procedures and internal controls

Qualifications Skills and Experience
The ideal candidate for this position should have
i. A Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Finance or Business Administration with bias in Accounting
ii. Understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards
iii. CPA (T) or equivalent
iv. Computer literacy with advanced knowledge of integrated Financial Management Systems

Duties and Responsibilities
i. Process payments and invoices accurately and timely as per Fund’s procedures
ii. Ensure accuracy of subsidiary books of accounts
iii. Ensures prompts posting of transactions and balancing of books of accounts
iv. Supervise as required the reconciliation or receivable and payable accounts and communicate with both creditors and debtors
v. Verifies safe custody of fixed assets by maintaining and accurate asset register and appropriate level of asset issuance
vi. Prepare as required related couches for payroll financial accounting including salary obligations, actual costs and salary disbursements
vii. Prepares financial statements and schedule for external audit purposes in accordance with the international Accounting Standards and International Financial Reporting Standards
viii. Perform account reconciliations and ensure all ledgers are closed as per Fund policy and principles laid out
ix. Ensure accurate recording of all revenues and expenses, so as to aid the preparation of the Trial Balance, Profit & Loss Account, and Balance Sheet etc

GENERAL CONDITIONS.
i. All applicants must be citizens of Tanzania and are not above 45 years old, however, should also observe the age limit of each position where indicated.
ii. Applicants must attach an up – to date current Curriculum Vitae (CV) having reliable contract, postal address, E-mail and telephone numbers.
iii. From IV and From VI results slips are strictly not accepted.
iv. Testimonials, partial transcripts and results slips will not be accepted.
v. Presentation of forged academic certificates and other information in the CV will necessitate to legal action.
vi. Certificate from foreign examination bodies for ordinary or advanced level education should be certified by the National Examination Council of Tanzania (NECTA).
vii. Certificate from foreign Universities should be verified by the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU).

HOW TO APPLY:
If you believe you are the right candidate for any of the above positions, please send your application with detailed curriculum vitae. Photocopies of academic certificates and testimonials and names of three referees with their contacts to the address below. Submission of your application should be not late than 10th April 2015 at 17:00hrs local time

Only shortlisted candidates shall be invited for interview.

Job applicant, who will not hear from us, should consider they are unsuccessful.

The Director General,
LAPF Pensions Fund,
Mtendeni Street,
P.O BOX 1501,
DODOMA.

13 Mar 2015

Head of Internal Audit at BRAC Tanzania

BRAC is one of the world’s leading development organization has extensive development programs globally. BRAC in Tanzania is seeking application from competent, dynamic and self-motivated individuals to fill up the following position

Position: Head of Internal Audit

Job Responsibilities
·    To prepare individual Audit Plan, Monthly Audit Plan and Annual Internal Audit Plan
·    Regular review and updating of Regulatory and Donors Compliance Checklist in consultation with relevant Programme Managers/In-charges regarding regulatory and donors’ affairs
·    To advise and supervise the audit activities carried out by the audit team as per the Annual Internal Audi Plan
·    To resolve any other matters related to risk management services
·    To perform the annual performance appraisal for internal auditors under his/her supervision
·    To arrange and conduct training activities for the internal auditors of department
·    Frequent field visit within the working area of BRAC Tanzania

  Required qualifications:
·    Masters Degree in Accounts and Finance, Commerce or related field
·    Must be a CPA holder
·    The candidate must have 8 years of experience in a similar position; 3 years being in a senior position
·    Must be Computer literate
·    Good Report writing skills
·    Good interpersonal and communication skills
Job Location: Anywhere in Tanzania

How to apply:
Applications for the position must include:
·    A cover letter illustrating your suitability for the position against the listed requirements.
·    Detailed curriculum vitae showing contact address, email, and day-time mobile phone number(s) and three (3) referees.
·    ONLY copies of academic and professional certificates
·    ONLY qualified candidates should apply

If you feel you are the right match for above mentioned position, please apply to HRD, BRAC Tanzania Finance Ltd, Plot #2329, Block-H, Mbezi Beach, and P.O. Box 105213, Dar Es Salaam or through email to recruitment@tanzania.brac.net
Application deadline is 20.03.2015 only short listed candidates will be contacted

BRAC Tanzania is an equal opportunity Employer

20 Feb 2015

Accounts Officer/Officer P&A/ Hr

The Dangote Group, one of Africa’s largest conglomerates, producing diversified products and rendering services aimed at meeting the basic human needs of food and shelter is on a rapid industrialization drive across the African continent

As part of our investment in Tanzania, we are setting up a new fully centralized; computer-controlled state-of-the art Cement manufacturing Plant in the Mtwara region of Tanzania. We are looking for experienced professionals in the following disciplines to join our dynamic Group. Fresh graduates shall also be employed as Trainees

Consequently, Dangote Industries Limited Tanzania (DIL) now invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced persons to fill the various positions as described below. Please ensure that the position applied for is clearly mentioned in the subject line of your e-mail and application letter

Accounts Officer/Officer P&A/ Hr

FUNCTION/DEPARTMENT
• Finance/P&A/HR/Logistics

QUALIFICATION
• Graduate with advance Diploma in Accountancy/Finance Management/P&A HCR

DESIRED WORK EXPERIENCE
• 2-5 years experience in a continuous process industry Large Mines, preferably in cement

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested and qualified Tanzanians may send their application along with their detailed Curriculum Vitae to our email address bellow; recruittanzania@dangoteproject.com
Applications must have candidates contact details which include postal address, phone number and 3 referees
No need to attach copies of certificates with the applications, we shall ask for copies of certificates and other credentials from candidates who are is selected on the first screening
Fresh Graduate Engineers who have passed the final exams not before year 2013 may also apply for the position of Trainee Engineer
Candidate applying for position of Engineer and above must be capable of communicating in English language
For all candidates a working knowledge of English is desirable
Candidates applying for Electrical & Instrumentation Department must have experience in Intelligent MCCs & Numerical relays
Engineers with ERB Registration shall be preferred
If all criteria is equal, a candidate from Mtwara region shall be preferred
All technical staff should be willing to work in shifts having weekly off on any day and not essentially on Sundays
Please note that DIL has no recruitment agent, therefore all applications should be sent to the above e-mail address within 15 days from the date of publication of this advertisement


Please note that DIL has no recruitment agent ,

Human Resource Manager,
Dangote Industries Limited, Tanzania
Plot No. 25, Block No. 10,
Commercial Area, Mahekama Road,
Mtwara, Tanzania

Details Source: 17th February 2015

19 Feb 2015

Account Relationship Manager

A very strong leader is required to fill Account Relationship Manager role in a bank. The ideal candidate should be able to establish and maintain long term relationships with profitable corporates, SMES professionals and key executive from existing and potential corporates.

Reporting Structure
Reporting To Head of Corporate Banking
Supervision Of
Interacts With Staff, clients

Job Description

Research, create and follow up on targeted list of potential newClients to achieve growth in the loan book.
Meet with clients to identify and propose the most appropriate financial solutionin line with their cash flows and strategic business requirements to generaterevenue for the bank.
Analyse company financial statements to identify and quantify financial andbusiness risks in order to complete the credit analysis required for corporatebanking lending deals
Compile transaction proposals and motivate for approval to the respectivecredit committees to ensure timely and comprehensive evaluation of allbankable proposals that will generate new and incremental assets to the bank
Effectively monitor client portfolio to maintain quality credits and takeappropriate remedial action on delinquent clients to avert financial losses to theBank
To monitor account performance & utilizations and ensure prompt repaymentof facilities and collection of fees.


Candidate Specification
Experience 3 years
Education Level Degree
Qualifications Bachelor
Software Ms office application
Equipment Industry related

Knowledge Of marketing and sales services,financial analysis and credit management
Skills To communication skills ,Planning and organising skills, leadership skills
Ability To work under pressure, Sets targets and goals
Personality self driven, hard working
Other

Organisation
Industry Bank
Culture Multicultural
Gender Profile Mixed
Age Profile Between 25 and 55 years of age

Terms And Conditions
Employment Permanent
Location Arusha, Tanzania
Remuneration Negotiable


Online Application Only, You must be registered with CVPEOPLEAFRICA.com to apply for this position.

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12 Feb 2015

Accountant

UZIKWASA is a non-government organization that operates in Pangani District, Tanga Region. In the 10  years since its inception, UZIKWASA has established a dynamic relationship with the local communities through integrated programs in HIV/AIDS, Gender and Transformative Leadership and Culture supported by a large communication program.  UZIKWASA’s vision of long term development is through participatory approaches and promotion of self reliant interventions that actively engage people in driving their own development agenda. Pangani FM, a community radio Station run by the organisation is a key component in UZIKWASA’s communication efforts and the  multimedia rural behaviour change communication campaign ”Banja Bas” that targets specifically  rural communities. UZIKWASA is looking for a committed and highly motivated Tanzanian for the position of an  Accountant

Main responsibilities:
Ø    Maintaining adequate, accurate and up-to-date books of accounts
Ø    Prepare  payment vouchers and ensure availability of all necessary  supporting documents
Ø    Carry out timely posting of financial  transactions
Ø    Prepare  quarterly financial reports to the management  and donor reports in the required intervals
Ø    Participate in the development of organisational budgets and support program staff in the preparation of operational budgets and issues of financial management where the need arises.
Ø    Prepare monthly bank reconciliations and ensure that they are filed properly.
Ø    Prepare  monthly pay roll summaries
Ø    Prepare fund request to donor  and respond to donor queries
Ø    Update of fixed asset register at quarterly intervals
Ø    Ensure timely payment of statutory and contractual debts.
Ø    Ensure correctness and appropriateness of payments made to employees and outsiders in a timely manner.
Ø    Ensure that all  payments made are in line with the respective budgets,   follow the principle of segregation of duties  and  are properly authorised. 
Ø    Always be  updated about Tanzanian tax laws and regulations which are relevant to the organisation  and ensure that they adhered to. 
Ø    Prepare for annual audit

The candidate will be reporting to the Finance Manager.

Competencies:
The applicant is confident with multi-donor accounting and able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.S/he is a good communicator and able to effectively work with  others.  As a member of a creative and innovative team  s/he is able  to  provide and receive feedback and willing to  self reflection and  self-appraisal.  S/he is keen to work  in an environment of shared  learning and innovation and participate in team building activities beyond his/her accounts responsibilities.

Qualifications:
Degree in  Accounting  and a minimum of 2 years working experience. Previous experience with an NGO is an added advantage. Proficiency in at least one accounting package, preferably Quick books .

Applications:
Send your C.V and at least two letters of reference;.a statement of not more than one page on your experience related to the job you are seeking, and why you want to work in this position; UZIKWASA is an equal opportunity employer.

Deadline  for applications: February 28th, 2015

Please use the following two emails: info@uzikwasa.or.tz; cc: kilapix@yahoo.com

2 Feb 2015

Accountant at Tanzania Coffee Board

Tanzania Coffee Board which is a government body established by the Tanzania Coffee Industry Act. No. 23 of 2001 and miscellaneous Amendments Act of 2009, is hereby inviting applications from suitably qualified and experienced, dynamic and motivated Tanzanian citizens to immediately fill vacant positions currently existing in the Board.

Job Title: Accountant

Responsible to: Finance Manager

Distinct areas of expertise and experience:
  • Holder of First Degree or Advanced Diploma in Accountancy, Finance, professional modules C and D from are recoqnised Institution.
  • He/she must also have a working experience of not less than three (3) years in the same field from a reputable organization.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Performs variety of accounting tasks including receiving and paying out cash and cheques
  • Maintaining accounts records
  • Preparing trial balance
  • Custodian of accountable documents
  • Performs any other duties as may be assigned by Supervisor

REMUNERATION
The successful candidate will be offered remunerations commensurate with the TCB's remuneration schemes.

MODE OF APPLICATION
  • All applicants have to be citizens of Tanzania
  • Applicants have to attach current Curriculum Vitae (CV) which includes names, addresses, reliable telephone numbers and email addresses of the three (3) academic and work related references.
  • Applicants have to attach their detailed certified copies of Academic certificates, two recent passport size picture and birth certificates,
  • Applicants should indicate three reputable referees with their reliable contracts.
  • This advert is also found in www.coffeeboard.or.tz
  • Deadline for Application is 20th February 2015
  • Applications letters should be written in English and sent to the following address:-

The Director General
Tanzania Coffee Board,
P.O. Box 732,
MOSHI


Soft copy application letter plus scanned CV sent at - applications@coffeeboard.or.tz
Tanzania Coffee Board is an equal opportunity employer, females are encouraged to apply