Assistant Accountant Job at University Of Dar Es Salaam - Career Opportunity in Tanzania
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Vacancy title:
Assistant Accountant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Education, and Training , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

University Of Dar Es Salaam

Deadline of this Job:
31 December 2020  

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

Date Posted: Tuesday, December 29, 2020 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

University Of Dar Es Salaam
The Tanzanian-German Centre for Eastern African Legal Studies invites applications from suitably qualified Tanzanians to be considered for employment on annual contract basis to fill the following post below.... .

Qualification and Experience:
The applicants should possess the following academic and professional qualifications.
• Possession of a good form VI certificate.
• Possession of a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Bachelor of Commerce degree in Accounting or any other relevant degree from a recognized institution;
• One (1) year working experience serving in similar position will be an added advantage;
• Knowledge of Procurement procedures and IT will be an added advantage.

Knowledge, Skills and abilities
• Knowledge of bookkeeping procedures;
• Knowledge of accounting principles;
• Knowledge of the preparation process for financial statements in conformity with generally accepted accounting principles;
• Skill in analyzing and interpreting financial records;
• Skill in analyzing, preparing, checking and balancing routine fiscal transactions and accounts;
• Ability to prepare accurate financial statements.

Main duties:
• General management of TGCL accounts;
• Prepare accounting records, financial statements and other financial reports and ensure the accuracy and completeness of the same;
• Receive payment by cash, cheques or any other forms of payment commonly used in Tanzania;
• Maintain accounting records and balancing accounts (double entry book keeping);
• Preparing and payment of staff salaries and student allowances;
• Using computerized accounting system and maintaining accurate accounting records.
• Process bills for payment; File and tally deposits;
• Communicating with the bank
• Communicating with the German project partner;
• Assisting in the organization of TGCL events and other activities as directed by the Coordinator.

Job Education Requirements: Not Specified

Terms of service:
Contract of one year, and subject to three months probation.

An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

Work Hours: 8


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Job application procedure
Interested candidates should apply in confidence (letters to include telephone contacts) to the undersigned enclosing:
i) Detailed CV;
ii) Photocopies of relevant certificates and transcripts;
iii) Reference letters of at least two referees (to be submitted in hard copies only).

NB: Applications should be done in both hard and soft copies.
Soft copies of applications should be forwarded to the following email address and copied to  Applications should be sent to:
TGCL Coordinator
University of Dar-es-Salaam School of Law
P. O. Box 35093
University of Dar-es-Salaam.
Dar-es-Salaam [where possible deliver hard copies to the TGCL office – UDSM Mikocheni campus opposite Mikocheni B Police post - directly
This advertisement can also be found in TGCL’s website:  DEADLINE: 31st December 2020.

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Tanzania
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 31 December 2020
Duty Station: Tanzania
Posted: 29-12-2020
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 29-12-2020
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 29-12-2065
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