Showing posts with label Accounting and Finance. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Accounting and Finance. 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

21 Jul 2015

Finance & Office Administrator

Children in Crossfire Tanzania are Recruiting

Children in Crossfire Tanzania is a registered NGO based in Dar es Salaam. Children in Crossfire envisages a world where young children can realise their potential and supports both government and civil society to improve the well being of young children. Children in Crossfire Tanzania is recruiting the following positions:

Finance & Office Administrator

Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for the financial and administrative needs of the Children in Crossfire Country office. Reporting directly to the Country Director, with functional reporting to the Finance Manager at Head Office, this role supports in-country staff by providing financial transparency, capacity and administrative support for the country programme and its work with partners.

Closing date for applications: July 29th.

Interviews are planned for the week commencing 3rd of August in Dar es Salaam.

Click here to download the Finance and Office Administrator Job Description

Click here to download the Fianance and Office Administrator Application Form

This Position is based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania with the expectation of frequent travel within the Country.


How To Apply:


All applications are required to complete a Children in Crossfire application form and a covering letter and email to: jobstz@childrenincrossfire.org, clearly stating in the subject field the title of the position that the applicant is applying for (please note we do not accept CV’s).

Only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted. 


Details Source: The Guardian, 21st July 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

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. 

17 Jun 2015

Accountant

ASA Microfinance (Tanzania) Limited, incorporated under the Companies Act 2002 (No. 93819) of Tanzania and an affiliate of ASA International (www.asa-international.com), one of the largest microfinance companies in the world. We are inviting qualified people to be part of our team for the following position. ASA Tanzania is an equal opportunity employer who requires dynamic, loyal and committed young men and women who have passion for people’s socio-economic development to fill in the following vacant positions for immediate appointment-

Position: Accountant


Job Responsibilities:

·    Respond to inquiries from the Chief Financial Officer regarding financial results, special reporting requests and the like.
·    Liaison with the respective govt. department, submitting return and maintain proper compliance with them.
·    Have sound knowledge on practical application of latest version of IAS/IFRS including treatment of foreign currency transaction.
·    Handle the company Tax, pay Tax & other withholding Tax.
·    Ensure and handle external and internal audits.
·    Ensure the timely reporting of all monthly financial information.
·    Ensure the accurate and timely processing of positive pay transactions.
·    Ensure monthly and quarterly Bank Compliance activities are performed in a timely and accurate manner.
·    Collaborate with the other departments in the organization to support overall department goals and objectives.
·    Monitor and analyze departmental work to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources while maintaining a high level of accuracy.
·    Assist in development and implementation of new procedures and features to enhance the workflow of the department.
·    To maintain liaison with banks and financial institution regarding loans and assist the Controller in the daily banking requirements.
·    To ensure the optimum utilization of fund.
·    To maintain Dealer Accounts and reconcile the Accounts on timely manner.
·    Have frequent visit to different branches when and as necessary.


Academic Qualification & Experience Requirements:

·    Masters/ Bachelors in Commerce (Accounting) with qualified CPA.
·    Minimum 5 – 7 years professional experiences in relevant field.
·    Experience in working with NGOs/Financial Institutions/Banks/Group of Companies
Computer Literacy: Well conversant with Ms Office Package, Excel and Acpac plus/ Tally and in house developed software.


Additional Job Requirements:

·    Working in any financial institution’s Accounts Department.
·    Ability to work independently, with little supervision.
·    Ability to effectively direct and supervise.
·    Knowledge and ability in the use of software applications (e.g. Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, etc.).
·    Ability to effectively use a modern automated financial management system.
·    Ability to work effectively under stressful conditions.
·    Ability to exercise initiative and sound judgment and to react with discretion under varying conditions.

Salary Range: Negotiable on the basis of qualification, competencies and experiences.

Job Location: Dar Es Salaam

Applicant who consider himself/herself competent with the above mentioned position, please send the soft copy of your CV along with application, passport size photograph attached in CV and contact details to the CEO, ASA Microfinance (Tanzania) Limited, at the following Email: tanzania@asa-international.com by 23rd June’ 2015. Only short listed candidate will be contacted for interview. No phone call allowed for enquiry. 


Accountant II

COSTECH seeks to recruit candidates for the following vacant posts which are required to be filled as soon as possible

Position: Accountant II

Reports to the Chief Accountant

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • To maintain donor funded project accounts and report preparation;
  • To participate in ensuring that all accounting documents are properly filed;
  • To oversee the preparation of invoices from bills
  • Prepare revenue accounts, schedules and reconciliation;
  • To participate in checking and verifying prepared monthly pay slips for each employee, and keeping records and pay-roll registers
  • To do remittance of net salaries to the employees respective banks or preparations of authorized lists for those employees to be paid in cash
  • To maintain the employees ledger for staff advances, staff loans and staff imprests
  • Follow up on outstanding amounts
  • Maintain registers for debtors and creditors accurately and up-to-date
  • Ensure that acknowledgement of receipts and prompt banking of all cash/cheques coring into the Commission is done on time
  • To assist in performing pre-Audit of all expenditures and properly allocate to respective accounts
  • To participate in budget preparation and control
  • To handle correspondences and queries on accounting matters; and
  • Performs any other duties as assigned by superior.

Qualifications:
  • Holder of CPA and Bachelor degree in Accounting or its equivalent qualifications from recognized institutions, registered in Graduate Accountant (GA) category. Must be computer literate, and fluent in Swahili and English ..
  • Must have proven experience of donor funded project accounting.

Salary Scale: COSS 8

How To Apply:
Interested and qualified candidates for these positions must submit the following for consideration of the applications:-

Application letter, briefing stating why the candidate qualifies, for the position.
A current resume or a curriculum vitae that provides clearly the applicant's work/experience and other relevant information for the job.
Academic and professional certificates and awards.
Names of three referees.
Applicants are requested to indicate their telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for easy contact.
All applications must be addressed to the undersigned and must reach him within two weeks time after the first appearance of this advertisement in the newspaper.

Director General,
Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology,
P.0 Box 4302,
DAR ES SALAAM

Deadline: 29 Jun 2015
Details Source: Daily News, 15th June 2015



9 Jun 2015

Assistant Accountant

The Ministry of Health and Social Welfare through National TB and Leprosy Control Programme has received funds from CDC from CDC PEPFAR TO strengthen TB/HIV collaborative activities.

The Ministry intends to use part of this funds to recruit competent Tanzanians on contract basis for a period of one year with a possibility of one year with a possibility for renewal.

The Ministry of Health and Social Welfare is seeking candidates for the following posts:-

Position: Assistant Accountant

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Daily payment processing (vouching) and drawing cheques.
  • Maintenance of financial records into a comprehensive accounting database system.
  • Facilitate preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial report.
  • Prepare monthly bank reconciliation.
  • Reconcile regional an district advances
  • Maintain staff advance/imprest ledger and reconcile and report 
  • outstanding retirements weekly.
  • Oversee preparation of payroll and ensure statutory deductions are
  • properly and timely remitted
  • Keep VAT and withholding Tax register and ensure appropriate
  • returns are filed as required by tax law
  • Any other duties as assigned by the Program the Accountant.
Qualification and Experience
  • Advanced Diploma or Degree in Accountancy from a recognized institution.
  • Basic knowledge in Microsoft Office Computer applications.
  • At least 3 years experience in Development Partners supported projects.
  • Experience in using any accounting software is added advantage.
  • Good command in English.

How To Apply:

All applications enclosed with certified photocopies of relevant certificates and detailed curriculum vitae should be addressed to under mentioned address

Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Health and Social Welfare ,
6 Samora Machel Avenue ,11478
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Attn: Programme Manager
National TB and Leprosy Programme


Source: The Guardian, 9th June 2015

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

11 May 2015

Branch Accountant

Mkombozi Commercial Bank Plc established in 2009 as a full fledged commercial bank offers wide spectrum of banking services

The bank has embarked on- an expansion program of adding more branches.
The bank is now desirous of getting able and qualified individuals to fill the following posts in its new branch at Moshi.

POSITION: BRANCH ACCOUNTANT - 1 POST

Key Responsibilities:
A branch accountant will report to the Branch Manager and ensures that the bank's policies, controls, operating mechanisms and guidelines comply with procedures of the bank and are adequate and effective which provide appropriate solutions to internal problems. Also ensures that preparation of accounting/statements comply with generally accepted accounting principles

Qualification & experience required:
  • MBA, Bachelors Degree/Advanced Diploma in Business
  • Administration, Finance ,Accountancy or any related qualifications
  • CPAIACCA is an added advantage
  • Minimum of 5 years working experience in banking industry in managerial position, preferably at branch level
  • Competency in using Excel, word and advanced spreadsheet analysis

Personal Attribute for all posts:
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet targets.
  • Matured and self disciplined.
  • Strong Integrity base

General Terms and conditions:
  • The respective post applied for should be clearly marked on top of the envelope.
  • MKCB is an equal opportunity employer.
  • All are encouraged to apply
  • Only successful candidates will be contacted.
  • Successful candidates from upcountry, transport and accommodation costs during the interview will be met by the candidates themselves

HOW TO APPLY:

Aspirants who meet the above qualifications and experience should submit their application letters enclosing detailed CV's, copies of academic transcripts, and one recent passport size photograph.

Applicants are also required to indicate names and contacts of at least two non relative referees.

Apply to:

Managing Director
Mkombozi Commercial Bank Pic
P.O. Box 38448,
Dar es Salaam

Deadline: 15 May 2015

Accounts Technician (2 Posts)

Position: Accounts Technician (2 Posts)

Reporting Relationship: Report to Accountant

Duty Station: National Parks

Direct Entry Qualifications:
Holder of NBAA Accounts Technician Certificate (ATEC). Candidate must be computer literate.

Duties and Responsibilities
  •     Maintaining revenue and visitor statistics;
  •     Undertaking Revenue collection and maintaining their daily and monthly summaries;
  •     Preparing payment vouchers;
  •     Making various authorised payments;
  •     Preparing of revenue schedules for money collected by appointed officers responsible for banking;
  •     Preparing of various Accounts summaries and schedules; and
  •     Performing other related duties assigned by a superior.

(iv)      Age limit: Not above 35 years of age

(v)       Salary scale:  TNPSS C

To apply click here




Deadline: 01 June 2015

28 Apr 2015

Finance Director

Chemonics International, a leading international organization based in Washington, D.C., seeks candidates for Tusome Pamoja, an anticipated basic education project funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). Positions may be based in Dar es Salaam, Arusha, or in regional offices to be determined. We are seeking individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.

Chemonics seeks candidates for the following positions: Finance Director

General Qualifications:
·    Advanced degree in relevant technical area and specialty
·    Minimum 5 years demonstrated relevant experience in basic education
·    Knowledge and experiencein the Tanzanian education system
·    Experience working on USAID or other donor-funded programs preferred
·    Outstanding leadership, management, and interpersonal skills
·    Ability to conceptualize and lead technical tasks
·    Fluency in English required; proficiency in a Swahili preferred.
·    Commitment to leadership, versatility, and integrity.
·    Tanzanian candidates are encouraged to apply.

To apply, email your cover letter and CV to tanzaniaeducationrecruit@gmail.comby May 10, 2015.

Please use the subject line NAME – POSITION TITLE.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling bases, and only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Chemonics is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, or other non-merit factors.

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.

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

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