Monday, 6 January 2014

Chief Finance Officer Job Vacancy at DAWASCO

Job Title: Chief Finance Officer (One Post)

Employer: DAWASCO

Duty Station:  Dar Es Salaam

Application Deadline: 14th January 2014

DAWASCO, a water utility and sewerage company based in Dar es Salaam is looking for dynamic, dedicated people with good leadership and interpersonal skills to fill existing vacancies immediately. He/she must be a good team player, creative, innovative and result oriented to fill each of these positions.


Core Function
The Chief Financial Officer shall be overall in charge of finance and accounting of the corporation.

Reporting
The CFO shall report to the Chief Executive Officer

Main Duties and Responsibilities
Specifically he/she shall be responsible for:
Setting desired objectives, developing procedures, and initiating changes in existing methods. Planning of fiscal and management control functions. Planning and implementing of overall procedures for real estate acquisition and management, fiscal reporting and administration. Purchasing and warehousing of corporations assets. Managing risks, cash, investments, business licensing, and tax administration. Coordinating debt management. Accounting for corporations assets. Ensuring adherence to financial policies and procedures. Preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports.

Qualification and Experience
Candidates shall be holders of a professional qualification in accounting such as CPA (T). Holders of a post-graduate degree in Finance will have added advantage. In addition and, candidates must have work experience of more than five years in financial management.

Competencies
The holder of the position should be able to apply knowledge, skills and understanding in a wide and unpredictable variety of contexts with substantial personal responsibility, responsibility for the work of others and responsibility for the allocation of resources, policy, planning, execution and evaluation and give advice the CEO and Board of Directors

 How to Apply:
Candidates who meet the above qualifications and experience are requested to submit their applications which shall include a detailed curriculum vitae or resume, photocopies of relevant certificates and testimonials. Candidates shall also submit names, telephone numbers and addresses of two referees. The applications should be submitted not later than three weeks from the date of advertisement. The applications shall be addressed to; 

The Chief Executive Officer
Dar es Salaam Water and Sewerage Corporation (DAWASCO) P. O. Box 5340
DAR ES SALAAM