Wednesday, 10 January 2018

Job Opportunity at Mobisol Tanzania Limited, Controller

Mobisol is one of the world’s leading companies for Solar Home Systems with approximately 600 passionate employees, delivering a clean and affordable alternative to fossil fuels for low-income households (living without access to reliable energy). Our dedicated product line combines solar energy with innovative mobile technology and accessible micro-financing. Having successfully installed more than 90,000 solar home systems in Tanzania, Kenya and Rwanda, Mobisol is in the process of scaling with its mission to Plug in the World. Please read more about Mobisol at

To implement key financial structures and processes, and enable informed business decisions, Mobisol Tanzania is looking for a CONTROLLER
With a strong background in controlling and high level business acumen.


Implement and Improve controlling structures and processes in close cooperation with controlling interfaces in the HQ.
Managing Company budget and business planning processes in close cooperation with cost controller (HQ) and Company Management team.
o Providing information about costs in the past , present and future to the
department manager, as well as to the chiefs and zonal boards
o Discussing and reviewing department input with the department manager.
o Preparing department budget and forecast plans
o Preparing company cost center, actual versus plan comparisons, validation
and variance analysis ( monthly, quarterly, yearly and ad-hoc as required)
o Analyzing cost efficiencies, and recommending on base of this analysis adjusted key performance indicators to the department managers as well as chief.
Identify opportunities to optimize processes requiring internal controls, recommending and developing proposed changes in policy or procedures to satisfy internal controls
Consulting and supporting management regarding business decisions and monitoring department performance against plan.


Bachelor or Master Degree in Accounting or Finance
Must be registered with the Board of accountants with ACPA (ACCA) or equivalent
At least 5 years Post registration experience. Experience in Auditing/Internal auditing is an added advantage
Business acumen and high level of familiarity with controlling processes and procedures.
Very strong communication and negotiation skills
Very good organizational and interpersonal skills.
Ability to effectively build relationships and partnerships
Excellent computer literacy especially in Advance Excel and Power Point, written and verbal communication skills in English and Kiswahili