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Accountant Job at Ariel Glaser Pediatric AIDS Healthcare Initiative (AGPAHI) - Career Opportunity in Tanzania
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance
Job Type: Full-Time
Deadline of this Job: 25 November 2020
Duty Station: Tanzania
Posted: 20-11-2020
Job Status
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 20-11-2020
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 20-11-2065
Job Description

Vacancy title:

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

Jobs at:

Ariel Glaser Pediatric AIDS Healthcare Initiative (AGPAHI)

Deadline of this Job:
25 November 2020  

Duty Station:
Within Tanzania , Dar es Salaam , East Africa

Date Posted: Friday, November 20, 2020 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

The Ariel Glaser Pediatric AIDS Healthcare Initiative (AGPAHI) is a non-governmental organisation that plays a pivotal role in complementing the Government of Tanzania’s efforts towards the attainment of its development goals. AGPAHI strives to provide quality and integrated HIV/AIDS health services to children and families.
AGPAHI supports the provision of high-quality HIV and other health services and ensures that efforts are well-integrated into existing regional and district health systems.
AGPAHI is looking for a motivated, result driven, qualified and competent staff to fill the position below.... .

JOB TITLE: Accountant (1)
REPORTS TO: Senior Accountant
LOCATION: Dar es Salaam

Purpose of the post/Overall Responsibility:
The purpose of this job is to carry out the day to day operations of the accounting function to ensure the finance department runs smoothly in line with set policies and procedures.

Accountant Responsibilities
 Process all invoices, checks, cash receipts and enter disbursements data into various forms and templates to facilitate payment of expenses and staff cash requests;
 Disburse funds from the office's petty cash fund and prepare requests for reimbursement of the fund to ensure adequacy of funds to run day to day operational activities;
 Liaise with supervisors and managers to collect timesheets to obtain information on staff members’ worked hours;
 Liaise with suppliers on goods delivered and payments as part of reconciliation process as and when required;
 Deal with daily transactions for the petty cash to ensure that reconciliations are completed on a weekly basis.
 Ensure all filing is done in a timely and accurate manner for easy retrieval in case of need for reference;
 Support colleagues and team members with professional problems and provide expert input to build their capacity in accounting tasks;
 Provide professional and effective services to internal and / or external customers, to meet customer/staff expectations; and
 Match invoices from suppliers with purchase orders to ensure prices and costs are agreed in advance

Preferable Skills
• First degree in Accounting or related field, plus CPA (T) or its equivalent
• At least 3 years of experience and having an experience working with the donor funded projects will be an added advantage.
• Good understanding of international and local organizations financial practices.
• Excellent budgeting and financial management knowledge as well as use and literate upon computer programs.
• Ability to communicate effectively in English and Swahili, both verbally and in writing
• Having good knowledge in computer skills, particularly in Microsoft Excel, and experience using SAGE accounting software.

Job Education Requirements: Not Specified

Job Experience Requirements: Not Specified

Work Hours: 8


Job application procedure
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and CV (not exceeding four pages) and names and contact information of three referees before close of business on Wednesday 25nd November 2020 to the Human Resources and Administration Manager, Ariel Glaser Pediatric AIDS Healthcare Initiative, by e-mail to 

Please mention the title of the position in your email subject and do not attach any document other than the CV and cover letter. AGPAHI is an equal opportunity employer, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Please mention the title of the position in your email subject and do not attach any document other than the CV and cover letter. AGPAHI is an equal opportunity employer, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. click here

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