Deadline: 20 May 2019.
Date posted: 06 May 2019.



Position Overview

On behalf of our esteemed client, we are looking to recruit an Accountant for the main office operations in Arusha, Tanzania. This is a full time basis  job and the ideal candidate will report directly to the management.

Primary KPI

  • Ensure all accounting entries are uploaded into Tally accounting accurately and on time
  • Ensure all statutory monthly, quarterly and annual returns are submitted on time
  • Ensure all monthly payroll related calculations and summary sheets are accurately prepared and on time
  • Ensure all customer invoices are generated accurately and on time
  • Should be able to produce monthly Management accounts

Principle Functions

  • To fully and competently manage the entire accounting and data entry functions of the company
  • To ensure all accounting related data has been recorded accurately
  • To enter all accounting data into the accounting software (Tally)
  • To ensure VAT is correctly captured and the company VAT account is reconciled each month
  • To ensure bank transactions are entered correctly and all bank accounts are reconciled at month end
  • To ensure all statutory payments are made to relevant authorities within the specified time frames
  • To calculate and prepare staff payroll including statutory deductions
  • To ensure all customer invoices are generated and approved prior to dispatch
  • To ensure books of account are accurately prepared and ready for submission to the company auditors
  • To assist in the annual audit process
  • To identify any opportunities for continuous improvement of the company's systems and procedures

Qualifications & Experience

  • Relevant recognized accounting qualifications
  • Must have 5 years of accounting experience in Tanzania
  • Must have good working knowledge of Tally software
  • Must have good working knowledge of Microsoft's suite of software (Word and Excel)
  • Must be able to work independently with limited micro management
  • Must be fluent in English

Fill The Form to Apply
Upload your CV {Note:Should be 2mb or less and .pdf, .doc, .docx and .rtf formats}.
Incase you find any difficulties during your CV uploading, please send us your application direct to "cv@kprecruiters.co.tz" with your email subject “Application for Accountant position”.