2 Accountants - Kigoma job at ENABEL Belgian Development Agency

Vacancy title:
2 Accountants - Kigoma

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

ENABEL Belgian Development Agency

Deadline of this Job:
Friday, August 11 2023 

Duty Station:
Within Tanzania , Kigoma, East Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, August 03 2023, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Job description

The accountants are reporting to the Financial Controller.

Main responsibilities are as follows :
• You ensure the processing of accounting data and documents in order to provide qualitative accounting.
• You ensure the preparation of treasury operations in order to ensure that suppliers/beneficiaries/etc. are paid correctly and in due time.
• You ensure the preparation of files, collection of information and accounting records for control purposes in order to allow transfer of the same to his/her hierarchical supervisor to the controllers/Auditors/RAFs.
• You control the supporting documents regarding grants in order to allow for an appropriate control of the grants.
• You provide and maintain quality financial data in order to allow reliable financial reporting and analysis.

Your profile
• Tanzanian National

Any specialism in the diploma:
• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Commerce, Economics or Management
• Must be a Qualified Accountant with any one of the professional accounting certifications e.g. CPA, ACCA,
• Additional Training in Financial Management Procedures is of an added advantage;

Specific competences or knowledge required:
• Minimum of 5 years of relevant working experience in Finance and Accounting, budget support, grants management or similar position of which at least 2 years specifically in Accounting, or equivalent within either a public organization, donor agency, a government project or a highly recognized private organization;
• A minimum of 2 years’ work experience in Grants Management and donor funds
• Strong experience in financial reporting, tax management and financial analysis;

Specific competences :
• Broad and in-depth understanding of the various aspects of international cooperation
• (context, challenges, strengths, partners, functioning, etc.).
• Knowledge in Financial Management policies and Accounting procedures, budget management and financial analysis.
• Knowledgeable about the management of grants, donor funds and capacity building of
• grantees.
• Familiar in using an ERP-Financial Management tool.
• Knowledge in procurement and tax rules
• Good knowledge of standard ICT applications (Excel, Word, PPT (etc.)
• Knowledgeable in audit preparation and execution of audit feedback
• Skilled at solving problems and you adopt a solution- and results-oriented approach;
• Exhibit leadership skills in managing teams.
• Respect others and is able to build relations on the basis of credibility and expertise.
• Show engagement, sense of responsibility and integrity.
• Flexible and can work in a changing environment.
• Experience in working with Government officials, private sector, CSOs and workers’ organisations is of an added advantage.


• Fluency in written and spoken English and Swahili

Applicants are also required to commit to the vision, mission, and values of Enabel, see for more information: Enabel

We offer you
• A fascinating and interesting job in an international environment.
• You are based in Kigoma with frequent travels within the targeted districts of the region and, on occasions, to Dar es Salaam for meetings with implementing partners. 
• Type of contract and duration: Contract for Specific Period, 60 months (final contract offer is conditioned on the pending signature of this intervention)
• Estimated Start : 01 September 23
• You are employed by Enabel in the function of “Accountant”. A salary package that comprises the monthly gross salary, in accordance with our salary scales (Class 4), and more benefits such as health care insurance, 13th month, holiday allowance and if applicable reallocation allowance.
• Relevant recognized experience for the function will be valorized.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 60

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Tanzania
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: Friday, August 11 2023
Duty Station: Kigoma
Posted: 03-08-2023
No of Jobs: 2
Start Publishing: 03-08-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 03-08-2077
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