Tuesday, 13 August 2013

Finance Officer Jobs at Moshi Urban Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (MUWSA) in Tanzania

Job Title: Finance Officer

Employer: Moshi Urban Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (MUWSA)

Duty Station: Moshi

Application Deadline: 26th Aug 2013

Job Details

Moshi Urban Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (MUWSA) is a full autonomous utility responsible for the provision of safe water and collection and disposal of waste water in Moshi, the town of Mt. Kilimanjaro.

Purpose of the Job    
This is a managerial position in which the position holder IS required to oversee all financial operations.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Head of section responsible for efficient and effective management of revenue and expenditure activities of the Authority
To manage the accounting section's revenue accounts, billing and computer operation activities of the authority
To prepare and submit to Finance Manager, financial plan and budget of the authority
To provide financial information required by the management
To ensure accounts books are well kept
To prepare annual financial reports and accounts
To make sure that all books of accounts are audited
To ensure that all internal and external audit queries accurately attended
Proper valuation of closing stock and fixed assets at the end of the financial year
Provide financial and costing information required by the management team
To ensure timely payment of taxes salaries imprests, debtors and statutory contribution without incurring penalties
To carry out any other duties related to the above that they may be assigned by Finance Manager.

Holder of a degree or advanced diploma or Post graduate qualifications in Accountancy. She/he should also posses Electronic Data Process knowledge of Accounting software, computer knowledge.
Working experience
Minimum of five (5) years experience as an accountant in revenue and expenditure activities in a reputable organization
Common Requirements for All Vacancies

Key competences

Proven substantial computer knowledge and skills
Demonstrated good leadership qualities
Ability to work under pressure
High level of initiative, creativity and integrity

Age Limit
The applicant should between 30 and 50 years of age

Nature of Employment
Five years (5) renewable depending on the performance

This position attracts competitive salary plus other fringe benefits

How To Apply:
Handwritten application along with Curriculum Vitae to include reliable contacts [emails and day time working telephone], applicants' recent passport size and copies of all relevant certificates and transcripts, and names and addresses of at least three (3) reputable referees, to;

Managing Director,
Moshi Urban Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (MUWSA)
P.O Box 1001,

"MUWSA is an equal opportunity employer"