WARIDI - WATER RESOURCES
Accounting Specialist (1 post - Morogoro)
Tetra Tech ARD, Inc. a US — based international development firm
is implementing the USAID Tanzania Water Resources Integrated
Development Initiatives (WARIDI) which seeks to achieve improvements in
health, water resources management, agriculture, climate change adaption
and the environment in Tanzania. Tetra Tech is advertising for the
following positions to be based in Morogoro. All applicants should be
Tanzanian citizens and be fluent in Swahili and English. The positions
are immediately available. Candidates must be able to work to work in a
multi — cultural, multi — ethnic environment with sensitivity and
respect for diversity and gender. Women are encouraged to apply.
Minimum of 3 years' experience in an equivalent position.
Experience with accounting software is required. Experience working in a
similar position for an NGO or an international organization is
essential. Candidates with demonstrable experience in USAID financial
regulations will have added advantage. Must have the ability to work
effectively in a fast-paced, stressful environment. In addition, must be
flexible, willing to perform other duties and work irregular hours.
University/college degree in accounting or finance (relevant
experience and professional qualifications may substitute for the
degrees mentioned). Possession of CPA certification will be added.;
The Accounting Specialist is responsible for reviewing all types
of financial transactions such as payment requests including travel
advances, grant reimbursements, suppliers' invoices), including
QuickBooks accounting software transactions. Prepare monthly payroll and
ensure statutory deductions are made and timely paid to the appropriate
authorities and maintain proper documentation. To participate and
perform grantee pre-award assessments on financial responsibility.
To ensure appropriate internal controls are in place to meet Tetra
Tech ARD accounting standards as well as USAID financial regulations.
Also, assist in preparing annual financial statements, facilitate
external audit and filing of statutory periodical/annual returns. Also
assist in preparing and closing of monthly accounts as per Tetra Tech
ARD accounting requirements.
Interested and qualified candidates should email their current curriculum vitae (CV) and 3 references to: email@example.com
Subject of the email should include “WARIDI" and the name of the
position applying for. Short-listed candidates will be contacted for an
interview. Selected candidates will be hired as soon as they are
available. Compensation will be commensurate with relevant experience.
This position is open to Tanzania candidates only. Tetra Tech ARD
is committed to diversity and gender equality in all encourage
applications from women and underrepresented groups. Tetra be an
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Deadline for submission of applications: 16th May, 2018.
Source: The Guardian May 07, 2018J2