Tuesday, 6 December 2011

financial accountant

Finca International
Date Listed: 02/12/2011Phone: No Calls PleaseArea: Dar Es SalaamApplication Deadline: 07/12/2011

Position Description:Key and Responsibilities• The successful candidate will be a senior member of the finance and administration department and will head the finance function reporting directly to the Chief Finance Officer. • He will ensure preparation and fair presentation of accounting records and financial statements in accordance with IFRS and legislations• Ensure accuracy of financial statements and compliance with internal procedures and policies• Prepare period tax and statutory withholding returns• Evaluate and improve work processes to improve the efficiency, quality and reliability• Supervise the accounting function and at the head office in preparation, recording, maintenance and reconciliation of financial transactions. • Oversee, evaluate and improve the branch accounting work processes to improve the efficiency, quality and reliability• Manage accounts payables and receivables balances of the company• Lead and manage internal and external audit processes of the company• Ensure financial statement balances are reconciled to daily cash in vault balances and company’s liquid assets are periodically reconciled. • Supervise and ensure accurate and timely financial reports are availed to FINCA Tanzania management, board and other stake holders. Ideal Profile• A University degree preferably in Commerce and Accounting (B.Com), Business Administration (B.B.A) or Banking. The candidate must hold a CPA/ACCA qualification. • The candidate must have at least 5 years working experience in a similar role (preferably in a banking and finance industry). • Knowledge of IFRS, tax legislations and micro finance legislation. • Proficiency in Excel and computerized accounting packages is a must. • Ability to effectively manage time• Effective people management skills• Strong interpersonal ,team building and coaching skills

Application Instructions:If you meet the above criteria please send your application letter, copy of your academic certificates and CV to Human Resources ManagerFINCA Tanzania LimitedMagomeni MwembechaiP.O Box 78383Dares Salaam