Thursday, December 27, 2018

Job Opportunity at Empower Group Limited, Accountant

Job title: Accountant 
Location: Dar-es-Salaam

Roles and Responsibilities

  • The Incumbent is responsible for financial management of invoices submitted for payments, verification of payments, performs monthly accounting tasks, prepares monthly forecasts for approval by the F & A Manager and prepares monthly taxes and statutory payments.
  • Receives the prepared invoices for payments and verifies that the supporting documentation according to Rules on Financial Management;
  • Verifies that the approval sticker is attached to each invoice, is properly filled in and signed according to List of signatories and Rules on Financial Management;
  • Verifies that invoices issued by suppliers match the basic controls criteria;
  • Performs end of month Reconciliations and accounting closure every month;
  • Preparation of monthly bank reconciliation for approval by the F&A manager;
  • Prepares the monthly forecasts for approval by the F&A manager;
  • Preparation of quarterly balance confirmations, and ensuring timely feedback to the audit unit;;
  • Monitors the cash needs and the forecasts for Kibondo office, and assists in case of need;
  • Support the F&A Manager in the preparation of the monthly forecast;
  • Collects on a monthly basis invoices with VAT to be recovered and organises all necessary paperwork for submission to relevant government authorities, ensures the follow-up to get reimbursements on due time,
  • Supervises the proper filing and archiving of all accounting documents.

Educational Qualifications

  • Certified Public Accountant(CPA II ) or Association of Charted Certified Accountant (ACCA 2) or equivalent qualification;
  • Work experience of at least 2 years in a similar function (experience in a similar organization is an asset);
  • Excellent command of English;
  • Computer literate;
  • Experience in computerized accounting, preferably ERP software.

Type: Full Time
Deadline: 22nd January, 2019
Category: Accounting & Bookkeeping
Location: Dar-es-Salaam
Other Categories: Non-Profit Organizations,
Job Level: Supervisory