Deadline: 14 Jun 2018.
Date posted: 31 May 2018.

Location:Dar es Salaam.


Job Purpose

We are looking for well experienced, qualified, skilled and knowledgeable Chief Accountant responsible for the company's financial and fiscal operating results utilizing generally accepted accounting principles. He/She will also be responsible for development and implementation of a financial strategic plan that will maximize income, while minimizing risk in order to achieve the strategic objectives of the company.


Main Responsibilities

  • Perform financial analysis and reporting to management as needed
  • Perform month-end accounting activities such as reconciliations and journal entries
  • Coordinate with finance team to complete assigned accounting tasks within deadlines
  • Generate financial reports and statements to Managers for review
  • Analyze financial discrepancies and recommend effective resolutions
  • Monitor expenditures, analyze revenues and determine budget variances and report the same to management
  • Respond to accounting inquiries from management in a timely fashion
  • Provide guidance to other Accountants and cashiers when needed
  • Assist in budget preparation and expense management activities for assigned accounts
  • Assist in auditing activities by providing necessary information and preparing requested documentations
  • Monitor and record financial transactions according to company policies and regulations
  • Review and recommend changes to existing accounting procedures

Qualifications and Experience

  • Holder of a first Degree in Finance, Accounting or related field
  • Accounting certification e.g. CPA, ACCA or equivalent
  • A valid member of accounting professional body
  • At least 5 years experience in Senior Accounting position with Leadership experience
  • Experience in industrial and construction industry is an added advantage


  • Immaculate integrity
  • Analytical skills
  • Sound understanding of International Reporting Standards

Key competences

  • Leadership: getting people to follow you
  • Influence: persuading and influencing internal and external stakeholders
  • Execution: achieving results through others, leading team, peers etc

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