Finance Officer job at Silverleaf Academy
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Vacancy title:
Finance Officer

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

Jobs at:

Silverleaf Academy

Deadline of this Job:
Wednesday, December 13 2023 

Duty Station:
Within Tanzania , Arusha, East Africa

Date Posted: Wednesday, November 29 2023, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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The main purpose of the Finance Associate is to support the Head of Finance and Administration in
their duties to achieve full financial control and sustainable growth of Silverleaf Academy Ltd as a
company. It will be the role of the Finance Associate to help with financial, legal and human resource
functions of the company and school campuses to ensure performance. The ultimate aim is to
ensure that the Head of Finance and Administration has time freed up to undertake strategic
decision making and risk management. The Finance Associate will sit within the Silverleaf company
structure and will provide support for all company level staff.

• Supporting financial planning, controls and management of the company and school(s)
• Assisting with timely and accurate administrative, legal and HR tasks where required
• Strengthening frameworks, processes and tools to help define “The Silverleaf Standard”

• Update financial spreadsheets with daily transactions
• Prepare balance sheets
• Track and reconcile bank statements
• Create cost analysis reports (fixed and variable costs)
• Process tax payments
• Support monthly payroll and keep organized records
• Record accounts payable and accounts receivable
• Process invoices and follow up with clients, suppliers and partners as needed
• Provide administrative support across legal, human resource and other areas
• Participate in quarterly and annual audits

Skills and Attributes
• Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in finance, administration or related field
• At least three (3) years’ experience in financial management in a Tanzanian context
• Practical experience with finance, ERP and other software platforms
• Fluency in written and spoken English and Kiswahili
• Computer literacy and adaptability, including financial and human resource systems
• Desire to learn, innovate and build robust and impactful systems and processes
• Comfortable with using initiative and meeting targets in a in a fast-paced environment
• Passion for generating exceptional outcomes for young people in Tanzania

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Tanzania
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 13 December 2023
Duty Station: Arusha
Posted: 29-11-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 29-11-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 29-11-2067
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